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If any of you are from South and are planning to attend Mechacon Anime Convention in New Orleans, please like my post about a potential Starcraft 2 Tournament! biggrin.gif

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Here is my replay of a PvZ. Punished a terran by doing a simple 4 gate because he did a poorly executed FE.

http://www.mediafire.com/?rb1kedgb5tli5w3
    
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Watching your fe now, but here are a couple of my PvT

One was me drunk vs silver and the other was me vs plat, both are 1 gate fe's PvT fe.zip 82k .zip file


*edit*
Meh if he held your push you'd have been so far behind it'd been game over. Nice scouting and nice execution on your four gate punishment
Edited by CravinR1 - 1/16/12 at 7:51pm
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Watching your fe now, but here are a couple of my PvT
One was me drunk vs silver and the other was me vs plat, both are 1 gate fe's PvT fe.zip 82k .zip file
*edit*
Meh if he held your push you'd have been so far behind it'd been game over. Nice scouting and nice execution on your four gate punishment

He wouldn't have been able to hold it because I scouted and knew that he wasn't ready for it. Most diamond terrans don't even know how to properly scout and FE.
    
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So I was doing 3v3 at 2am with a couple of bronze/silver friends when this happened:

http://imgur.com/a/8KVcW#0

GgwlG.jpg

Day9/megumixbear/NrGsteve did a mothership/infestor/raven monobattle and then left the game when we gg'd out.
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Damn I want a GSL year pass but they expensive tongue.gif.
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Damn I want a GSL year pass but they expensive tongue.gif.

I dont think youve missed any must-see games so far this season.
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sC dropped to code A today too frown.gif
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I am really intrested in playing SC2 and I have come across a copy of the original starcraft (brood wars included) which is all new to me. What are some of the stratgies that I can do in the original starcraft that can help me when I start SC2?

Also,

What would you all say are the best 2 build stratgies for a beginner to learn?
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3 rax aggression is the easiest beginning build for terran, 2 tech and a reactor
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I believe the difference between SC2 and brood wars is too big though I've never played the latter. Sure the basics quick finger skills are the same but I don't think it will be a smooth transition.

For new players I advise watching a lot of the newbie tuesdays, with utmost priority daily 252 "getting into SC2" and the daily "secrets of APM and Hot-keys. Also the daily on refining builds is a important watch. If you feel like watching more Daily's watch the rest of the Newbie Tuesday's that are relevant to your race. Addicted to Day[9], watch the rest ;-).

For beginners I advise you to refine/learn a 1 base strategy, expanding whenever you feel like it. Once you find that you are either bored of 1 base strats, or just want a new challenge, find a 2 base opening that you like.

But most importantly: HAFE FUN (and definitely get SC2!)
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