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What happened in late 1.2 that didnt happen in early 1.2?
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What happened in late 1.2 that didnt happen in early 1.2?
People learned to play Protoss man. New builds, better understanding of chrono boost ( changing around timings and upgrade importance ), that and all these new maps distance is far less important for insta warp in race. I think Protoss was the undiscovered race, but IMO I think Zerg is still undiscovered a bit too, to a lesser extent.
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People learned to play Protoss man. New builds, better understanding of chrono boost ( changing around timings and upgrade importance ), that and all these new maps distance is far less important for insta warp in race. I think Protoss was the undiscovered race, but IMO I think Zerg is still undiscovered a bit too, to a lesser extent.
Forcefield is the big difference IMO. I remember when gamecasters used to rave about forcefield micro that any decent diamond protoss can do now. Since then every protoss has learned that good forcefield micro is not an "extra" skill that you learn to gain an edge. It's now viewed as a fundamental part of playing the race.
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also, tvz is now completely broken in favor of zerg. infestors are blatantly. tbh, i'd rather face a 200/200 protoss army with a critical mass of 5 colossi than face 8 infestors and a bunch of slings, with any possible army composition.
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idk why, but i'm having these random lapses in starcraft

some days i'll feel super inspired to play

and some days i'll feel like i never want to play this game again.
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A bit rough, don't you think?

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http://www.teamliquid.net/forum/view...opic_id=215919

Thoughts?

MVP saying Terran weakest. * And as I predicted, 1.3 Zealot is being considered REALLY strong. I told you guys Protoss has been BUFFED w/ the nerf.

Now all my fav Terran players saying Terran weakest . ( Boxer, Nada, MVP ).
Funny because in Prime and Star Tale, they said Zerg was the weakest, Terran super strong and Protoss close to Terran's level. Now in IM, they are split

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idk why, but i'm having these random lapses in starcraft

some days i'll feel super inspired to play

and some days i'll feel like i never want to play this game again.
Nothing wrong with that, I have days where I grind a lot(read 8-10 ladder games 2 days back ) to yesterday where I didn't think it was a good idea to ladder. I think part of it is if you think you can win the games. If I don't think I can win some ladder games/not in the mood, I won't ladder

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People learned to play Protoss man. New builds, better understanding of chrono boost ( changing around timings and upgrade importance ), that and all these new maps distance is far less important for insta warp in race. I think Protoss was the undiscovered race, but IMO I think Zerg is still undiscovered a bit too, to a lesser extent.
Yes indeed true. I think every player in every race has improved to some degree and more of each units' races are being used(prisms, etc...). I remember when I started laddering back in Sept, it was the same strat and no transition. As long as you beat the first attack, some would GG, etc....
    
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Funny because in Prime and Star Tale, they said Zerg was the weakest, Terran super strong and Protoss close to Terran's level. Now in IM, they are split

Didn't they say that awhile ago? That's what Artosis said... things changed since map changes.


Also I love Losira's comments on why he switched to Zerg, the simple easy to do micro. That's what I've been telling you.
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fungal growth is so OP... disable, and can't move, and damage, and you can cast them right after one another... oh annnd detection...

*rage*
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fungal growth is so OP... disable, and can't move, and damage, and you can cast them right after one another... oh annnd detection...

*rage*
You cannot unload and siege, which is pretty bull****.
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You cannot unload and siege, which is pretty bull****.
Well, the whole idea of FG is that you can't move at all, thus no seiging/unseiging. Don't ask how you can still shoot though

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Didn't they say that awhile ago? That's what Artosis said... things changed since map changes.


Also I love Losira's comments on why he switched to Zerg, the simple easy to do micro. That's what I've been telling you.
no clue, I just saw that comment in the OP of that thread. As for the micro, you guys made it sound like Z has no micro at all and hyped up TvsZ micro to crazy heights when is when I stepped in and mentioned that there is still some micro in Z games

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fungal growth is so OP... disable, and can't move, and damage, and you can cast them right after one another... oh annnd detection...

*rage*
well, you switched to Z so not sure why you're raging now when you should've as T
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