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Yep, which is the reason I stopped saying Hello. That and I felt bad for beating them if they seemed nice


Well, saying Hi or hello makes them seem more human don't you think?

Personally, I'm getting tired of playing practice games. It's the same 3 maps and the entrances are ALWAYS blocked which makes it annoying to move an army early in the game since you would have to destroy the rocks. Having said that, it means that one can use this as an advantage by using the high ground for seige tanks, colossus or likely hydras as well as building some d behind the rocks
It encourages turtling as well as air units (void rays, mutalisks etc) and leaves you completely vulnerable to early game pushes in the real leagues.

Nobody should play the 50 practice games.
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I didn't know SC2 was a chatroom :/
If you're playing with a team mate, it partially is.

Teamwork = win.

Always.
    
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Practice games are stupid as heck.
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practice games are soooooo slow
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Originally Posted by BigFan View Post
Personally, I'm getting tired of playing practice games. It's the same 3 maps and the entrances are ALWAYS blocked which makes it annoying to move an army early in the game since you would have to destroy the rocks.
So skip the rest? I only played three of them.
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Although most don't say anything, there's more RP these last couple games. Zerg or terran will say something like "go back to auir", or "we screwd up auir" etc. I'm protoss and some times they'll curse at me in some anti protoss racial stuff.
    
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I'm running ultra at 1680x1050 on a gts250.
Consistently 45-50 fps which is perfectly fine in my opinion. It might dip down to 30's when a lot of things are happening but that doesn't happen very often and 30 isn't even really low or anything.
Try playing Nexus wars...
    
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Try playing Nexus wars...
Well, yeah, my fps drops to like the teens during custom games with 100s of units on the screen at once but like 90% of my time is spent in 1v1/2v2 so I'm fine.

And, yeah, practice games are pretty stupid even if its your first time playing. Playing with a computer is probably a lot better as a first time since you can actually move out/be attacked. The early rocks makes it feel like you're playing by yourself.
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Try playing Nexus wars...
Some zerg defense games are way worse... in 30 minutes you kill 15,000+ zergs and during the last minute I always get overrun and literally the whole screen is filled with ultralisks.
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Here is why zerg is the worst race:

1) Starter unit zergalings can't shoot and are weaker than your opponents workers.
Terran get marine right away they can provide air defense or ground defense, and kill
zerglings even before they can get close.

2) Zerg can only build on creep. This sucks, terran can build where ever they want to and they don't have to worry about creep.

3) Zerg loose workers when to bulid buildings.

4) No way to repair units, except roach, terran can repair units with SCV's.

5) Zerg need to constantly keep clicking queen to spawn larvae.
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