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I watched it. Great game!

I have a few questions:
  • How do you jump around the map so quickly at the beginning? I can't see your mouse, so I don't know if you're using the minimap or not, but I assume that you aren't.
  • Any reason in particular why you chose to hotkey each CC to a different number, instead of having all of them under one hotkey? Preference?
  • Most importantly, if you were zerg (playing as your opponent), how would you have countered the ghost + mech (yourself)?

Again, great game (coming from a silver player )
1: Um it depends on what I'm jumping to? If it's a unit I have hotkeyed I just hit 11 for example and it goes right to it. If it's not hotkeyed its probably just mini-map.

2: I do this so I can jump from base to base to manage it / call down mules. I want to change it so they are all on one hotkey, and switch my fact and port to 6-7 but it's been a hard habit to break. I have "~" as center camera on my CC's.. so now it's just a matter of doing it.

3: If I was Zerg I probably would have used some baneling drops or spent more time trying to stop the PF's. 3 of my PF's had no defense, which means he could have made a bunch of banelings and right clicked them. I think it's a good exchange for Zerg. Also killing any repairing SCV's is important, and perhaps roach burrow movement would have helped.

If you want to see from my first person POV I have some on youtube:


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Originally Posted by onoz View Post
I watched it. Great game!

I have a few questions:
  • How do you jump around the map so quickly at the beginning? I can't see your mouse, so I don't know if you're using the minimap or not, but I assume that you aren't.
  • Any reason in particular why you chose to hotkey each CC to a different number, instead of having all of them under one hotkey? Preference?
  • Most importantly, if you were zerg (playing as your opponent), how would you have countered the ghost + mech (yourself)?

Again, great game (coming from a silver player )
Doom really brought the noise fairly early on and sat right outside his opponent's natural for about 10 minutes. The zerg should have built a ton of roaches and some speedlings and started poking around the map, because there was no way he was going to pierce thor+tank at his front with the little roach forces he kept sending. Mech is really slow, so Doom wouldn't have been able to react fast.

Once Doom got those ghosts it was gg. You can't send your big scary zerg units against ghosts, snipe will rip through them so fast.

I think the zerg should have just gone roach ling with a few infestors, and not bothered with the broodlords until he had Doom on his toes. I really like this style though, I think I will try it as soon as I fix my A key.

It's stuck whenever I play 4v4. It's fun to type in all caps "amya akaeya ais abraokena, saaorary aaabaouata atahea maaraianaeas."
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lol that dood's stuck.
    
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lol that dood's stuck.
My least favorite thing about playing Terran. I get so mad when that happens, and it happens a lot.
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Reading about this custom game, Macro or Die but its only available on NA at the moment, really want to just try it out with my housemates for all our custom games, Any way for me to get hold of it? Or Do i need to Buy me a NA account?

if i do have a NA account will I be able to play with people who only have EU accounts?
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Reading about this custom game, Macro or Die but its only available on NA at the moment, really want to just try it out with my housemates for all our custom games, Any way for me to get hold of it? Or Do i need to Buy me a NA account?

if i do have a NA account will I be able to play with people who only have EU accounts?
No you can't play with people with EU accounts.

The easiest way, if the custom game isn't out in the EU yet, is to contact the developer of the game and ask him if you can 'host' it in Europe for him. You'll need to know a thing or two about the map editor to upload it to battle.net.
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damn oh well, the developer has said he will release it once he's ironed out all the bug, which he says will take quite some time as its more or less every single gsl, mlg and ladder map to sort out.
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No you can't play with people with EU accounts.

The easiest way, if the custom game isn't out in the EU yet, is to contact the developer of the game and ask him if you can 'host' it in Europe for him. You'll need to know a thing or two about the map editor to upload it to battle.net.
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THIIIIIRU! Where you been man? we havent see you on vent in a while. What have you been up to?
He hates us, so, he doesn't come into this thread much anymore
    
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My least favorite thing about playing Terran. I get so mad when that happens, and it happens a lot.
lol I agree, this happens to me in like every match with T unless I really really plan out where I put my buildings... not fun having to lift off or destroy reactors/labs...
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