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Yep. It's awesome though.

I wouldnt mind being in a low division there. At least i would feel like im learning. haha
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I wouldnt mind being in a low division there. At least i would feel like im learning. haha

I don't really think the Korean server will make anyone better than another server unless you are maxing out your talents on the NA / European server already, like Naniwa for example. He always said he learned all he could learn from those servers, but me I never hit a point where I was done learning or some sort of barrier where my opponents can no longer offer me anything.

What you do learn though is different styles and builds. The koreans play a lot differently in most cases, so in theory I should become a more well rounded player, especially if I play both. thumb.gif
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I don't really think the Korean server will make anyone better than another server unless you are maxing out your talents on the NA / European server already, like Naniwa for example. He always said he learned all he could learn from those servers, but me I never hit a point where I was done learning or some sort of barrier where my opponents can no longer offer me anything.
What you do learn though is different styles and builds. The koreans play a lot differently in most cases, so in theory I should become a more well rounded player, especially if I play both. thumb.gif

Yea, thats kinda what i meant. IT was always fun to play the asian servers in bw and it was totally different. lol
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Toss player here - Anyone wanna tell me how to smash MMM? I'm a Mid Bronzie with only 18 wins under my belt - Been playing properly for about a Month now. I know how to Four Gate and 3 Gate Robo. My FFE is dodgy. I'm kinda getting sick of MMM, the only time I ever win is when I drop macro during engagements and focus down the marauders with Immortals and the Medivacs with Stalkers. Most of the time I know thats bad, and it doesnt always work, but when ever I macro and push, I get smashed by Stim + Vac healing.

I'm only plat BUT

The best way to beat a Terran at my level or lower is with a 1 gate FE


9 pylon
13 gate (chrono probes after first pylon finishes) and scout with probe that drops the gate
14 gas (3 probes in gas as soon as finishes)
16 pylon
16 or 17 cyber (whenever gate finishes)
22 pylon

Constant probes, a second chrono on probes.
Chrono units from gate in this order: Zealot, stalker, sentry (your expo should go down right before or right after your sentry finishes)

After your expo is down take your second gas, drop 2 more gates, you want 3 sentries total and then I go zealot heavy (ff behind the rine/rauders to prevent kiting if they 2/3 rax and push your natural)

Important to drop your Robotics NO LATER than 6:15 (this will give you obs in time to stop 1-1-1 banshees)


I usually make one obs and send to enemy base and one over army and then a robotics bay if they havn't hit my natural yet. If they're pressuring your natural with rauders a immortal or 2 chrono'd can save you.

Thats a strong opening in PvT I personally drop 4 more gates after my natural is saturated and take my third asap (around 9 min) If I hold a big push and observer shows they're trying to expo i'll do a 8 min third and drop my twilight + double forge before the 4 additional gates and chrono charge asap.\



If they hit with cloaked banshees I'll drop a starport and get 3 phoenixes + obs to protect mineral lines and research obs speed after thermal lance.


I get 3-4 colossus then switch to HT with storm and focus chrono on forge upgrades
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Went 3-2 on Korea today. Beat 2 plat players pretty one sided, stomped a Diamond Terran, and lost to a gold Terran. Korea:
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I had pretty good luck on Korea in gold doing a fast reaper opening, sometimes throwing in a bunker... haven't ran into that many players that pull a yks where they pull 3 workers and lose none making me feel silly for using my favorite unit. sad-smiley-002.gif
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The gold terran that beat me started picking me apart with reapers. His build was really cool. Put me so behind I had almost no shot.
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I WANNA PLAY KOREA!!!!
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hmm.. 5570 1GB Be able to play @ 1920x1080 low?
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hmm.. 5570 1GB Be able to play @ 1920x1080 low?

Yea, i'd say you should get around 25+ fps average with probably a drop in bigger battles.

I've ran it on my 5450 just for the fun of it which is quite a bit weaker than the 5570, was a fun experience finding what things stress the GPU (like Queens laying creep tumors and all).
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