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^^He's 13, doubt he's played BW.
This I didn't know.
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^^He's 13, doubt he's played BW.


Motivation? I dunno about you, but, I wanna have more interesting games and games become more micro intensive as you move up. I dunno your race, but, there is absolutely no way you could've tried everything possible with any/all races. Moving up, you get to experience different strats, more harass, etc.... and watching yourself develop and grow as a player is the motivation you need. That and the new icons you get

14... stalker...

And in fact... I did play BW I got it after SC2 of course. It was very very different from the original of course. I liked it though.

wut up
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I found the concept of 1 and 2 to be generally the same. Then again, I've been playing the original since it came out, so it all kinda blends together.
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I found the concept of 1 and 2 to be generally the same. Then again, I've been playing the original since it came out, so it all kinda blends together.
Well concept is the same duh...

But it just felt very different.
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I found the concept of 1 and 2 to be generally the same. Then again, I've been playing the original since it came out, so it all kinda blends together.
Actually you felt it to be very similar because blizzard employs specific formulae for unit tier attack capabilities and regarding balance. Its quite interesting if you dig into it.

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Actually you felt it to be very similar because blizzard employs specific formulae for unit tier attack capabilities and regarding balance. Its quite interesting if you dig into it.

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Makes sense. Why alter what's already perfect? I do miss the old units though. I prefer medics over medivacs anyday. And lurkers were a great zerg tool that have been replaced by roaches.
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I just can't seem to win anymore...I'm on such a horrible losing streak that it's matching me up against Gold and Silver players...and I'm still losing...
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I'll take the moment to strongly disagree I play, and I lose. And I play some more, and I keep losing, despite the fact that I watch pro replays, follow pro advices and try not to repeat my mistakes. Then I play again, and I lose again, and in that whole cycle the only thing that happens is this:
I demonically desire to find the moron who came up first with the idiotic idea of "micro", tear his friggin head off and his guts inside out and burn his fingers with a blowtorch.

Then I calm down and I get back to losing again.
I'm assuming you're in bronze league. I'm sorry to tell you, but you don't have to micro to win a bronze league match.
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I just can't seem to win anymore...I'm on such a horrible losing streak that it's matching me up against Gold and Silver players...and I'm still losing...
Yeah, I find myself in ruts occasionally too. That's when I play some customs or a different game all together to refresh myself.
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As much as I don't want to, I think I'm going to have to take a long break and let my bonus pool build up. I've been laddering a lot lately, because I start school again in September. I set a goal for myself at the beginning of summer to be Diamond or higher by the end...but at this rate I might not even be able to keep my Platinum ranking.

but I suppose being demoted to Gold would be even worse than not meeting my goal of Diamond and staying in Platinum for a while longer.
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