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131 apm in a 26 min TvT, pretty good for me . I can get that in TvP or TvZ sometimes but normally not TvT.
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131 apm in a 26 min TvT, pretty good for me . I can get that in TvP or TvZ sometimes but normally not TvT.
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Anyone on here(aside from jedi) played the marine split challenge? Basically, you start with 30 marines then proceed through each level by surviving against a group of speed banes on creep. Each level adds more banes. I made it to level 12, almost 13 which was a 27 banes vs. 30 marines battle
    
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Anyone on here(aside from jedi) played the marine split challenge? Basically, you start with 30 marines then proceed through each level by surviving against a group of speed banes on creep. Each level adds more banes. I made it to level 12, almost 13 which was a 27 banes vs. 30 marines battle
It's fun, but not very realistic. I think there's a way to add in zerglings (like there would usually be) which makes it a lot tougher. I made it to the even marine vs baneling count before I lost. Stim, start moving far away and then pull slices off and patrol them in sideways directions. Works really well because your ball of marines gets cut into strips that stop one at a time for the banelings that get closest that can then collapse in to kil off the smaller group of banelings. But as soon as you add in zerglings you can't do it that way anymore, need to do the more normal splits.
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It's fun, but not very realistic. I think there's a way to add in zerglings (like there would usually be) which makes it a lot tougher. I made it to the even marine vs baneling count before I lost. Stim, start moving far away and then pull slices off and patrol them in sideways directions. Works really well because your ball of marines gets cut into strips that stop one at a time for the banelings that get closest that can then collapse in to kil off the smaller group of banelings. But as soon as you add in zerglings you can't do it that way anymore, need to do the more normal splits.
I didn't patrol to get to lvl 12. Level 5 is considered a cost efficient trade according to the guy who made the map. You can add slings by typing "slings". It's not realistic because you wouldn't engage on creep, you'll have slings, tanks, etc.... not just a marine vs. speed bane battle, but, its good for practice

Edit: ROFL @ that last match between Catz and whoever it was XD
6 rax FTW!

Edited by BigFan - 5/21/11 at 7:21pm
    
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hey Doom, and other Terran players, for putting early game pressure against P mainly with Barracks, what would you advise? 1 with reactor 1 without, 1 with tech lab 1 with reactor, or something else?
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hey Doom, and other Terran players, for putting early game pressure against P mainly with Barracks, what would you advise? 1 with reactor 1 without, 1 with tech lab 1 with reactor, or something else?
I think a quick tech lab(for marauders) with a marine or two is usually what I've seen from pro games. I've tried 2 rax against P, let's just say I should've waited until I had all 8 marines instead of attacking using two at a time then regrouping survivors XD
Having said that, I almost took a P out(or really crippled his army production) if he didn't get that last sentry

BTW, are you planning to play some SCII atm?
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hey Doom, and other Terran players, for putting early game pressure against P mainly with Barracks, what would you advise? 1 with reactor 1 without, 1 with tech lab 1 with reactor, or something else?
1 Gate fast expand is really popular right now on the North America server. Get concussive shell, staring with a marine before tech lab, one marauder, then one rine, and pressure with those 3 units along with 2-3 scvs, while expanding behind it. It's really cost effective against any 1 gate FE builds. Obviously if you scout more than 2 gates, never try to go up the ramp.
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1 Gate Rax expand is really popular right now on the North America server. Get concussive shell, staring with a marine before tech lab, one marauder, then one rine, and pressure with those 3 units along with 2-3 scvs, while expanding behind it. It's really cost effective against any 1 gate FE builds. Obviously if you scout more than 2 gates, never try to go up the ramp.
Edit: Rax Ugh. Stupid Transformer, mis-tap double post :/.
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EDIT: Bawlzdeep got tired and went to bed, sorry guys, will be streaming tomorrow though

Also, if anyone knows a better way of being able to stream with better quality that would be awesome I run the game at around 40 fps, while the stream has around 30-35. Just wish i could have better quality
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hey Doom, and other Terran players, for putting early game pressure against P mainly with Barracks, what would you advise? 1 with reactor 1 without, 1 with tech lab 1 with reactor, or something else?
I usually go 1 marine, tech lab, 2nd rax tech lab, then double pump rauders with shells and send 4 scvs and start building bunkers right at their expansion. I've had pretty good success with it.
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