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Mechanics difficulty: Zerg > Terran > Protoss
Micro difficulty: Terran > Protoss > Zerg
This is correct IMO. Sloppy the man you don't really understand how much work goes into Terran micro lol.
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This is correct IMO. Sloppy the man you don't really understand how much work goes into Terran micro lol.
Thats not a good argument. Give any examples of terran micro. Maybe banshee stutter step is the only thing I forgot.
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Nope

Mechanics: Zerg > Protoss > Terran

cuz larva inject and creep spread are difficult, chonoboost and warpgate are harder than mule. And before you say LOL DERPGATE remember that Terran/Zerg can macro without moving their camera away, Toss has to find a power source, and click the units down, which in a game of seconds, take a lot more time than other races.

Micro Difficulty: Protoss > Terran > Zerg

Toss has the move intensive micro since you have many casters and unit positions. Zealots must always be in front and not suicide charge. Guardian Shield and Forcefield. Blink. Storm/Feedback and then merging archons archons. Observers. Pheonix. Warp Prisms. Everything about toss requires really precise micro.

Terran only has stim kite and marine splitting really and the former is easy. Ghost has light micro, vikings have light micro.

Zerg has almost no micro except ling surrounds and muta control. Infestors dont really require much micro
The only terran units that need micro are rines, vikings, and ghosts? And zerg has no micro?

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The only terran units that need micro are rines, vikings, and ghosts? And zerg has no micro?

Pls name some then.
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sovern, what happened to going pro? or even gm?
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Zerg has no micro? Infestors require no micro? Hmm why do they die then if not microed properly? You said you zealots require micro but that's only positional micro. I dare say if infestors require no micro, neither do zealots.

Another form of Zerg micro is microing lings away from your surrounded zealot as to not let them be last shotted.

If another person says my beloved Zerg has no micro i'm gonna slit my wrists.

Edit. When is the last time you watched a game between IMMVP and MMA? You will have plenty of examples.
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Thats not a good argument. Give any examples of terran micro. Maybe banshee stutter step is the only thing I forgot.
You can find plenty of examples in this thread, but honestly its pretty common knowledge so I won't waste my time.
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Zerg has no micro? Infestors require no micro? Hmm why do they die then if not microed properly? You said you zealots require micro but that's only positional micro. I dare say if infestors require no micro, neither do zealots.

Another form of Zerg micro is microing lings away from your surrounded zealot as to not let them be last shotted.

If another person says my beloved Zerg has no micro i'm gonna slit my wrists.

Edit. When is the last time you watched a game between IMMVP and MMA? You will have plenty of examples.
Charge will go off if their is an enemy in range which means hold position or always keeping them moving or else u split ur army. That or you have to toggle charge.

Microing a melee unit isnt really zerg specific, cuz im microing that zealot at the same time. So yeh there is a lot of generic micro but overall zerg is A move with the exception of mutalisks. To be good at zerg you have to able to macro properly and have the right composition. But since zerg has so many units each unit doesnt really matter so microing isnt as effective. Also Zerg only has one caster the infestor which is very easy to use.
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You can find plenty of examples in this thread, but honestly its pretty common knowledge so I won't waste my time.
So what ur saying is your wrong. Gotcha.
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What I am saying is there are many pages of me arguing the same thing in this thread and I don't feel like explaining it all over again when your original analysis of Terran micro was so simple and did not cover much at all, I won't waste my time. If you are that interested there are plenty of posts related to that in this thread, but you'll find that almost all of them from anyone from Master league will not agree with you, myself included. Protoss does come in second though, so don't feel bad.

But if you want some cliffs - Terran micro is the most rewarding, and least forgiving.
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