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post #19691 of 25318
ok I am slacking on those things. I do supply lock my self. I don't play any specific race but I guess i am best with toss.
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Of course, anyone can be good with Protoss ^^
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post #19693 of 25318
No joke I did what you said practiced not supply blocking myself, min under 500, and constantly building workers. That alone got me 7 wins in a row when I went to multiplayer. lol

Such a noob at this game and I played the first one years ago. thanks for the tips guys. any more are welcomed. biggrin.gif
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When you get 3 bases saturated (approx 75 workers) its time to cut worker production
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Originally Posted by TranquilTempest View Post

Watch your replays for three things:
Constantly producing workers
no supply block
money under 500.(replace with no missed injects if z)
If you fail to do all of those three things, spend 20 games fixing one of them, then reevealuate and pick another problem to spend 20 games working on.
There is a big difference between playing to win, and playing to improve. Focus on one problem at a time, and don't worry if that singlemindedness causes you to lose a few games, it's how you get better.

Is this really the way to improve? smile.gif
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What are you guys ranks and leagues? smile.gif
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Mid-high masters, and yes, the way you improve is by focusing on one problem at a time until you fix it. Those three problems are generally the most severe for lower league players, and relatively straightforward to fix.
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yeah i definitely need practice on those things. keeping money low is a problem. But also which buildorder to use and when to make certain units are problems i can not seem to shake off.

When to expand? .. what to do against tanks? Those kind of questions.
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yeah i definitely need practice on those things. keeping money low is a problem. But also which buildorder to use and when to make certain units are problems i can not seem to shake off.
When to expand? .. what to do against tanks? Those kind of questions.

These answers come only with practice and asking specific questions.
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post #19700 of 25318
Your first expansion should be part of your opening, the only matchup where it's not usually safe to FE is PvP. As for which units to use, that's not really an issue, you can really use ANY unit combination until you get to masters. the bigger question is when to make what buildings, the actual units are just determined by how much you have of each resource. As for tanks, generally you want to abuse mobility, force him to siege up a lot before he gets to your base, so you can get whatever it is you need to stop it. also counterattack a lot, force him to split his army up.
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