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Amazing TvT series Strelok vs Nada on the nasl. Wow.
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ice cream in a paper box is as useless as I am against the zergs so far on hardest

It reminds me of the 1st actually hard level of CnC:KW/TW with the rocket Aholes coming in mass swarms

A stealth driveway made of hash works better than me so far, because who would think a whack paved driveway is made of hash anyways???
Edited by Mit Namso - 4/29/11 at 7:45pm
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Just got BM'd on plateau in a TvsT:

I thought my strat was fine, given my macro was pretty horrible halfway through once the battle(s) started Thought you guys might enjoy this since I don't get many BMs XD
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I need help. Should I always be producing workers to mine? I find that my army is always smaller compared to other players. I usually always make scv from start until i get 24 on minerals and 3 on each gas. Or should I stop making workers at a certain point and focus more on my army?
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I need help. Should I always be producing workers to mine? I find that my army is always smaller compared to other players. I usually always make scv from start until i get 24 on minerals and 3 on each gas. Or should I stop making workers at a certain point and focus more on my army?
Always produce workers, for the entire game. The reason for this is that you can instantly saturate your expansion when you make it by transferring workers, you can absorb harassment to your mineral line a lot more and you can saturate your third. The only time you cut at 24 is if you are doing a one-base allin.
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Always produce workers, for the entire game. The reason for this is that you can instantly saturate your expansion when you make it by transferring workers, you can absorb harassment to your mineral line a lot more and you can saturate your third. The only time you cut at 24 is if you are doing a one-base allin.
I guess the next question is, what happens when your opponent does a blue flame hellion drop and your SCVs are all there(haven't expanded yet)? I'm sure he'll get a good amount due to how many there are
    
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I need help. Should I always be producing workers to mine? I find that my army is always smaller compared to other players. I usually always make scv from start until i get 24 on minerals and 3 on each gas. Or should I stop making workers at a certain point and focus more on my army?
I want to play "Master of Orion 2"

That game is addictive...it really is
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I want to play "Master of Orion 2"

That game is addictive...it really is
i don't get it... Is this suppose to be some kind of witty joke?
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SC2 is a good game so far, but why is it so popular? seeing as how its only CnC+different universe basically
2 main reasons.

1. Unique races. Not just slightly different, but almost totally unique. No other RTS game comes even close to offering 3 near 100% unique races. Each race has little in common past collecting resources. This is very underrated when it comes to SC2's popularity.

2. Balance. With these unique races comes a great challenge in keeping the game balanced. If the game was unbalanced you'd see one race and only one race played at the highest levels.

At least one of these two things are largely missing from virtually all other RTS games.

Also, outside of the standard competitive multiplayer aspect, you have the immensely popular custom maps made from the map editor. No other game has the custom map making community that starcraft has (other than WC3 of course).
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i don't get it... Is this suppose to be some kind of witty joke?
A fleet of Doom Star's with stellar converters are enroute to YOUR PLANET
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