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2v2 is retarded IMO. There is a little thought process but not much. I prefer 1v1 as its on a whole different level.
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I've got question for people playing 2v2s. Do you use some 2v2 specific strategies, timing attacks or unit compositions or do you just play like you normally would in 1v1? I'm mainly asking about arranged teams.
I love 2v2. I always talk to my partner and coordinate attacks. IMO, the team battles are much more fun than the 1v1.
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2v2 can be fun if you aren't 2 protoss vs terran and x all the time who mass marauders while his partner gets anti-air. I'm still kind of a newb to the game but dying to the same thing all the time gets really old
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Never played a single 2vs2 so far. Unless they are someone I know IRL or at least talked to before like on these forums, it would be very difficult to communicate attacks.
    
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I often play team games with my house mates they're far from decent though so it's just for fun. Also have a pretty solid team with a diamond terran, but the way we play is more like 2 simultaneous 1v1s so that's why I asked how others do it.

And now from the recent news about imba, one of top korean Zerg players, Fruitseller aka Cool expressed his opinion about current balance of the game:

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Topic: To hell if I play zerg in GSL2 (swears)

(...)

Fruitseller's reply on bottom:
All I can get is 10% win ratio with zerg in practice. (swears) This is a crapload of garbage.

Fruitseller's 2nd reply:
What am I supposed to do when they use 3 dropships and expand all over the map.
What am I suppose to stop the dropships with Blizzard?
If I maintain my muta number, I can't win.
(swear, swear, swear)

Fruitseller's 3rd reply:
Really.. I feel like throwing away my keyboard and mouse and whatever out the window.
(swears)

Ogs.Zenio's replies:
There's no answer to zerg right now..
It's past the point of overcoming through practice.
Surprisingly reaper nerf didn't fix all the issues.
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Originally Posted by poroboszcz View Post
I often play team games with my house mates they're far from decent though so it's just for fun. Also have a pretty solid team with a diamond terran, but the way we play is more like 2 simultaneous 1v1s so that's why I asked how others do it.

And now from the recent news about imba, one of top korean Zerg players, Fruitseller aka Cool expressed his opinion about current balance of the game:



Surprisingly reaper nerf didn't fix all the issues.
I don't know if those complaints are justified. I mean lets get realistic here and realize that medivacs will probably never change... and Zerg has the best drops in the game. He probably just got pissed having a bad day. I see top players do it all the time.
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Team games are much more fun than 1v1 IMO but 1v1 just tests your own individual skills. I choose having fun any day. Easy choice for me. Have to play with people I know of course... hate being stuck with random noobs.
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Originally Posted by poroboszcz View Post
I've got question for people playing 2v2s. Do you use some 2v2 specific strategies, timing attacks or unit compositions or do you just play like you normally would in 1v1? I'm mainly asking about arranged teams.
In 2v2(or any other team game), it's always good to put pressure early from my experience. Usually a timing attack by you and your partner is the best way to go. If it doesnt work out, quickly throw an expo.

You have to becareful of timing attacks and rushes more in team games than 1v1 since you will be attacked by several opponents. I usually make more units than focus on econ in team games.
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Team games are much more fun than 1v1 IMO but 1v1 just tests your own individual skills. I choose having fun any day. Easy choice for me. Have to play with people I know of course... hate being stuck with random noobs.
I have fun crushing people and knowing it was all my doing.

You guys like some strange un-rewarding crap IMO hah. Just my opinion. Team games are about as meaningless as all hell. If I wanted to play meaningless games I'd playing a completely different game probably on the Wii.
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IdrA just posted some comments about the patch, full text here:
http://www.myeg.net/article/article_...article_id=877
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