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Dash just runnign and stop shooting is so easy it isn't even micro. I'm talking about actually selecting individual units and making them do different things to micro vs melee/roaches. As soon as slow finishes all you gota do is back up from time to time.. oh danm so difficult.

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Tbh, I find PvT to be pretty balanced right now. It's my best match-up, actually.
Zerg probably has a harder time, though, since Terran can open a million different ways against them.
Ill side with what HD said, PvZ balanced, Terran OP.

But then again he plays zerg most of the time.
    
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Koreans know whats up with balance. P > T > Z currently. Truth.

Also, if you think Terran micro is much easier than the others, by all means play them and let me see how far you get. I can almost promise you you'll get farther with Protoss with no more effort.

I move individual units as well, and I also spread my MMG out vs Colossus / Templar ( or infestor / banes ) in nice little packs if possible.

and are you forgetting I play Zerg as well? It's incredibly easy to micro Z... what are you even referring to? Nothing hard about it. I even burrow individual roaches for healing in battle, and have been for ages. I'm telling you each race is DIFFERENT for micro, but equally as challenging/not challenging.
Edited by DoomDash - 9/18/10 at 2:27pm
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Need help (again) from some good Zerg players.
What unit should I use to counter Protoss Carriers and Mothership late game?
I had a TON of Hydralisks (50+) and they were wiped out instantly, even with upgrades, agains a mothership and 7-8 carriers.
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Corrupters.
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Need help (again) from some good Zerg players.
What unit should I use to counter Protoss Carriers and Mothership late game?
I had a TON of Hydralisks (50+) and they were wiped out instantly, even with upgrades, agains a mothership and 7-8 carriers.
I never went against that before but...

1) Do not let them get that many carriers in the first place
or
2) Build a lot of corrupters and a few infestors
or
3) Send a lot of upgraded lings to his base if s/he's attacking yours
    
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Need help (again) from some good Zerg players.
What unit should I use to counter Protoss Carriers and Mothership late game?
I had a TON of Hydralisks (50+) and they were wiped out instantly, even with upgrades, agains a mothership and 7-8 carriers.
Face palm. Hydras are terrible late game. Imo they are only effective mid game, and I would really to try go with a muta build instead. It's a little more micro intensive, but a lot better for harassing and containing your opponent. Hydras are also very vulnerable off the creep. I usually use the creep tumor as soon as my queen spawns.

Late game your going to want corruptors/brood lords or corruptors/ultras.

Side note: Finally reached 1st in diamond! WOOT.
Edited by cory1234 - 9/18/10 at 3:35pm
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I never went against that before but...

1) Do not let them get that many carriers in the first place
or
2) Build a lot of corrupters and a few infestors
or
3) Send a lot of upgraded lings to his base if s/he's attacking yours
Mmmh I wonder what happens if you fungal growth interceptors they're always moving when attacking, so they shouldn't be able to do anything when immobilized.
But yeah otherwise you should use infestors to neural parasite that mothership
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Mmmh I wonder what happens if you fungal growth interceptors they're always moving when attacking, so they shouldn't be able to do anything when immobilized.
But yeah otherwise you should use infestors to neural parasite that mothership
I would much rather use mind control?

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P>T>Z. I'll side with Korea.

I micro my MM all the time... I must be playing Terran wrong .
Over talking about terrans op haha. I'm just glad they are increasing the build time on the reapers for that stupid BS cheese proxy reaper bunker crap. I started using a different strategy for terran now, and I haven't lost since.

Where does Korea state it's imba beliefs on Starcraft? lol. I believe terran is dominating the GSL so far...
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Where does Korea state it's imba beliefs on Starcraft? lol. I believe terran is dominating the GSL so far...
Their prime minister made an announcement about it last week.
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Need help (again) from some good Zerg players.
What unit should I use to counter Protoss Carriers and Mothership late game?
I had a TON of Hydralisks (50+) and they were wiped out instantly, even with upgrades, agains a mothership and 7-8 carriers.
Corruptors eat Carriers and motherships alive. Use they to focus down each carrier one at a time. That's why they arent effective unless you catch your opponent off guard. I usually try to stay away from massive air units esp against terran.
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