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Any strat/race suggestions for playing FFA against 5 friends? biggrin.gif Played only abit during beta so essentialy a noob / gold leag during beta.
Assuming you're trying to win, go for fast 3base then tech. If you get rushed you die, but so does he. Better odds than being behind economically. Only play "safe" in FFA if you can drastically outplay everyone in the game.
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Anywayto get us beta keys now? I thought amazon would send me one.
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If amazon is out of them you can try local retailers I know gamestop was giving them with pre-orders for a limited time or maybe bestbuy not sure if they're giving beta keys though.......
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That sounds like awesome advice! Thanks for watching my n00b game. I just need to work on my macro a ton to pull that off; it is really tough to keep up with everything! I am considering switching to Protoss but I don't want to throw in the towel just yet.
edit: So are we talking speedling/baneling/muta? and then into broodlords if it goes that late?
Could you give me an estimate on what gametime I should be looking at and about how many of each unit?
Like 16min 20muta/60ling?

The units you mention are a good progression but 16 minutes is pretty late for the numbers you indicate. It may be okay in lower leagues but by 16 minutes you should really be on 3-4 bases and around max supply.

Just for reference I'm currently high bronze, waiting to be promoted (not sure why it's taking so long since I have won against every non-bronze player that I've been matched against this season).

If you play on NA, feel free to add me: Khaos #960
     
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Yay, Amazon.ca finally has HOTS collector and regular versions up for pre-order, unlike the $60 placeholders on other Canadian sites that have been there since WOL...
 

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Wow, I stand corrected, Blizzard pushed a sizable patch today.

TL;DR -

Terran:
Raven seeker missile upgrade removed.

Zerg:
Infested Terran eggs health down from 100 to 70
Fungal Growth range down from 9 to 8
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Anywayto get us beta keys now? I thought amazon would send me one.

I actually got my key with my amazon pre order. Even though it was thought they were out.
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Wow, I stand corrected, Blizzard pushed a sizable patch today.
TL;DR -
Terran:
Raven seeker missile upgrade removed.

Zerg:
Infested Terran eggs health down from 100 to 70
Fungal Growth range down from 9 to 8

Great for the pros i guess. I would decrease radius of fungal instead of range.
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