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Gotta love 2v2 apparently me a diamond gets a gold ally vs 2 diamond friends = teams even
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Gotta love 2v2 apparently me a diamond gets a gold ally vs 2 diamond friends = teams even

Meh I like 2v2, except it is IMPOSSIBLE to get into masters for it. I have been masters in 2v2 3v3 for a long time until s6 rolled around. My friend and I can't actually get into it despite hardly losing any games (like 1 out of 20 against all diamond / masters players). It is basically all him, does help that he is top 8 masters, could be GM but is uber lazy and we just play LoL now instead of practicing (well I spectate his games)
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Has anyone noticed how much SC2 has helped for multitasking especially using a computer to do other things? My WPM went up by like 20 or something since I started playing SC2 xD
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Meh I like 2v2, except it is IMPOSSIBLE to get into masters for it. I have been masters in 2v2 3v3 for a long time until s6 rolled around. My friend and I can't actually get into it despite hardly losing any games (like 1 out of 20 against all diamond / masters players). It is basically all him, does help that he is top 8 masters, could be GM but is uber lazy and we just play LoL now instead of practicing (well I spectate his games)

Well i aint talking about arranged teams i was playing random team 2v2
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Meh I like 2v2, except it is IMPOSSIBLE to get into masters for it. I have been masters in 2v2 3v3 for a long time until s6 rolled around. My friend and I can't actually get into it despite hardly losing any games (like 1 out of 20 against all diamond / masters players). It is basically all him, does help that he is top 8 masters, could be GM but is uber lazy and we just play LoL now instead of practicing (well I spectate his games)

Well i aint talking about arranged teams i was playing random team 2v2
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I cant see what you wrote
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oh its the colon then less than that messes that up
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Has anyone noticed how much SC2 has helped for multitasking especially using a computer to do other things? My WPM went up by like 20 or something since I started playing SC2 xD

I have pin point mouse accuracy when I'm browsing the web and I think my wpm went up significantly too. I tend to click way more or box words for no reason now lol.
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I don't like the team GSL casters. I bought the ~$100 2012 TGSL season pass and definitely won't do that again unless they improve or get replaced. Whoever runs the mouse is awesome cause he's always flipping between production/income/army tab while quickly circling parts of the mini-map that the casters miss an impressively high number of times.

Day9 is a little long winded sometimes. Maybe it's because he is trying to appeal to everyone from bronze up to masters, but it seems like he spends too long time explaining really basic points.
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Gotta love 2v2 apparently me a diamond gets a gold ally vs 2 diamond friends = teams even

Meh I like 2v2, except it is IMPOSSIBLE to get into masters for it. I have been masters in 2v2 3v3 for a long time until s6 rolled around. My friend and I can't actually get into it despite hardly losing any games (like 1 out of 20 against all diamond / masters players). It is basically all him, does help that he is top 8 masters, could be GM but is uber lazy and we just play LoL now instead of practicing (well I spectate his games)


I have to disagree.

It just takes a excellent cheese build to get into masters in 2v2. Me and my friend were both silver 1v1, and I got promoted to gold in Season 3, and Season 4 is where we took our 2v2 from silver to masters.

When the below video was made I had just gotten to gold and JustTheMan was still in silver. We developed a 2v2 strat for Zerg and Toss. We're both usually toss players, but I would go zerg and he would go protoss. We went from silver 2v2's to Masters in just a couple weeks. The first video is my perspective and is labeled as Diamond Strategy, but we got Masters a couple days after the video was posted.

Our game starts at 1:09

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3AHPpODcQY


And this is a replay where I show the protoss build, where there are 5 stalkers by 5:30

http://www.twitch.tv/cravinr1/b/309953793
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