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DAY9 plays magic of the gathering?

LOL OMG......
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DAY9 plays magic of the gathering?
LOL OMG......

is that a good or bad thing? can't tell from the way you said it...

I like it too but I prefer DOTP since i'm not rich to put together some super expensive always winning deck. I used to play Pauper in MTGO but even that has plenty of decks which can win in under 5 turns frown.gif I had a turn 1 Ulamog summon pauper deck (dark ritual, exhume +discard cards ftw) redface.gif
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I've only played like 1-2 games a day for the past week but this week I am 11-2 . I am number one in my plat division, beating Diamonds, and probably due for a promotion again. This time I will try not to go on tilt and get demoted, I threw away a lot of games last time getting frustrated.


The 1 game I played today TvP did nexus first. I was all set up for a 1 rax gassless expand but I decided to do a 1-1-1 all in instead ( with delayed gas ) because even if I did throw down my CC I would have been playing catch up. It worked out really well, especially because he built majority of his gateways in front of his natural expansion for some reason.
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In response to doom dash. Yes nueral pararite. also the roach population count in beta. Then the energy on overseer with the ability to stop buildings. The roach damage nerf . Taking away damage against armor and kinda meeting in the middle.

We have all had our share if nerfs and terrans is just the most recent. Some are good some are bad. I can understand it feels like they are taking terrans ballz from them. I thought terran was ez pz before all the nerfs. I dont know why they are nerfing so much but i feel it isnt necessary to bash all the time or complain when they entertain the thought of buffing another race. Pls dont hate on a race and act like its trash when it doesnt go your way. All three races are fun and i can nderstand favoring one over the others but complaing and bashing with your overbearing opinions all the time makes me think it would be a crime to even hint i play zerg. Now its old.
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I think my biggest problem with SC2 is that it will never be a balanced game. Each race has it's strengths at certain points in the game and in every matchup besides mirror late game is imbalanced. This is why I like TvT so much, I can beat top master plays with ease TvT but the other matchups feel weird as in you have to cheese as terran or win before a certain point in the game or else your chances of winning go down drastically. I just wish that Blizzard made a game where each race was balanced at all points of the game.
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Why is it everyone on the official forums between bronze-diamond think they know how the game works and always blame their lack of skill for imbalance?
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Pls dont hate on a race and act like its trash when it doesnt go your way. All three races are fun and i can nderstand favoring one over the others but complaing and bashing with your overbearing opinions all the time makes me think it would be a crime to even hint i play zerg. Now its old.

I really don't know how you take anything I said as bashing Zergs or even near offensive. All I did was say the queen range was dumb, which it is.

Also you entire point about Z nerfs is missing my point. There are 20x more Terran nerfs, and 20x more Zerg buffs. Protoss has had a pretty mixed bag though. I was only saying its annoying.
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I just started learning Protoss, and I'm still in the Wood League, and I need a good safe build, but can be more advanced later on. I know absolutely no builds at all for any race, but I'm focusing all my attention on Protoss, so any beginner builds would be helpful. Also, if anyone is willing to show me some stuff in game, I'd really appreciate it! Add me genji(character number 752)
    
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I think my biggest problem with SC2 is that it will never be a balanced game. Each race has it's strengths at certain points in the game and in every matchup besides mirror late game is imbalanced. This is why I like TvT so much, I can beat top master plays with ease TvT but the other matchups feel weird as in you have to cheese as terran or win before a certain point in the game or else your chances of winning go down drastically. I just wish that Blizzard made a game where each race was balanced at all points of the game.

I agree that SC2 will never be balanced


However, I disagree that blizzard should make a game where each race is balanced at all points in the game

Your 2 points in that reply contradict each other. You KNOW why the game will never be balanced, and therefore you should understand what it takes to have true balance among races. You will have to kill all major variations among races before achieving true balance. The orbital command, SCV repairs, the larve spawn system, the wrap in system, the creep spread, protoss buildings that build themselves (the fundamental strength of protoss proxies), take away the special units, etc etc etc

think blizzard is doing a great job considering the vast variation between races as the *imbalances* are really minimal to the point where pros belong to each race still share more or less similar win rates in tournaments
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Are there any Diamond/Low Master Protosses here on the NA server that's willing to be my practice partner? I can't seem to grasp ZvP and it's quickly becoming my worst matchup. If someone could give some advice, that would be great.
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