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BRB learning zerg now
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I believe HOTS will turn out to be terran's game smile.gif

Haven't gotten a chance to play, but I believe it's going to become more of Zerg's game... Zerg got some great midgame power with Swarm Hosts and Vipers, which is something they were lacking. Terran gained Hellbats and Widow Mines, but neither of those really change the core of Terran's gameplay, namely a Marine and/or Marauder based foundation (most of the time). Same goes with Protoss, having gained the Oracle and Tempest, which are basically just support for the Protoss death ball. Granted, all three races will see a change in gameplay, but I think Zerg's will be more profound and noticeable than the other two, with a dramatic shift in focus from Mutalisks to Swarm Hosts in midgame.

Of course, this is all speculation until we start seeing real results wink.gif
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Haven't gotten a chance to play, but I believe it's going to become more of Zerg's game... Zerg got some great midgame power with Swarm Hosts and Vipers, which is something they were lacking. Terran gained Hellbats and Widow Mines, but neither of those really change the core of Terran's gameplay, namely a Marine and/or Marauder based foundation (most of the time). Same goes with Protoss, having gained the Oracle and Tempest, which are basically just support for the Protoss death ball. Granted, all three races will see a change in gameplay, but I think Zerg's will be more profound and noticeable than the other two, with a dramatic shift in focus from Mutalisks to Swarm Hosts in midgame.
Of course, this is all speculation until we start seeing real results wink.gif

Im gonna have to re learn the meta again. Im gonna have to relearn zerg. Lolzz
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I preordered, should get my beta key in a couple days.
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I preordered, should get my beta key in a couple days.

On amazon?
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Im gonna have to re learn the meta again. Im gonna have to relearn zerg. Lolzz


That's why I play random tongue.gif only thing i'll have to learn is the new units/abilities...

 

...and not being bad. Foreverneverpro sad-smiley-002.gif

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Im gonna have to re learn the meta again. Im gonna have to relearn zerg. Lolzz

You and me both. No idea what the meta is for TvP right now.
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On amazon?
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http://drop.sc/276177

one of the best game ive played.

not that ive played really well, but the game itself was awesome, tide turned multiple times, I had NO pylons, bases or probes whatsoever in the game for the last 15 minutes
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They are basically adding tons of REALLY strong abilities to each race.

Oracles are very strong in Protoss against Zerg.
Spider mines (or w.e theyre called) are EXTREMELY strong against protoss (160dmg = 1 stalker and they target air too = gg observer)
Zerg, well, ALL STRONK THE UNITS! tongue.gif


Will be interesting to see how it all balances out. Still gonna be playing Protoss/Zerg as my mains
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