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So when S3 starts next week, what happens with leagues? Does everyone stay where they are and resume working towards getting promoted, or does everyone go through placement again and start clean basically? Sorry for the nub question, just have heard things that make me feel like both are right. Thanks!
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So when S3 starts next week, what happens with leagues? Does everyone stay where they are and resume working towards getting promoted, or does everyone go through placement again and start clean basically? Sorry for the nub question, just have heard things that make me feel like both are right. Thanks!
Ur MMR stays same, but u'll need to do ONE placement match for each of ur teams. Ur points get reset and so will ur record.

It's a bloody pain and demoralises a lot of players, no idea why they do it so frequently

I'll be laddering on SEA after i catch a break from study
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Wow, that's kinda a crappy system. Oh well, I feel like by next week I should be able to place into silver for sure, maybe gold if I get lucky.
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Ungh, im prob gonna get demoted when s2 comes around. Such a crazy losing streak, happens every goddamn season
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Wow, that's kinda a crappy system. Oh well, I feel like by next week I should be able to place into silver for sure, maybe gold if I get lucky.
It makes sense, because if they didnt do it so often, no one would have a chance at getting 1st in a league. I was diamond 3v3 with around 200 points, last game I played in 3v3 random was the beginning of the season. I had to play every day for the last two weeks to catch up, tons of a games a day with a 75% win ratio to get to where I am now, 9th and that's only with around 1000 points. The top guy is like 1800. If they didn't reset the leagues no one would be able to pass the into the top ten because those guys pay hundreds and hundreds of games, and they don't play well enough to promote.

You have to already be overly active as it is with the short seasons.

More than likely if you lose or win your placement you will place into the same league you were before
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Yeah, I think resetting the leagues is a good thing, I was thinking more the one placement game system for starting the season sucked.
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As long as they do it in the same time frame its good. Season 1 was too long, but if season 3 is the same as Season 2 you have a good idea of how much better or worse you did. If I compare my season 1 and 2 there is a 1900 point difference lol.



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As long as they do it in the same time frame its good. Season 1 was too long, but if season 3 is the same as Season 2 you have a good idea of how much better or worse you did. If I compare my season 1 and 2 there is a 1900 point difference lol.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0sClQjACp3E
But ur sc2ranks ranking is prolly similar for s1 and s2

I'd hope the early ending of s2 means HoTs is near Or I guess blizzard likes trolling us with crap maps
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Maps 2-4 <3.

Starman did you watch this?


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Hellion tight, ling/drone open Z block:
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