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Ok im getting annoyed now. 3 games, 2 cheeses.

One was the cannon rush. The other one was 2 proxy gateways.

But i have no idea how to hold this off? frown.gif i'm toss btw
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Originally Posted by FrankoNL View Post

Ok im getting annoyed now. 3 games, 2 cheeses.
One was the cannon rush. The other one was 2 proxy gateways.
But i have no idea how to hold this off? frown.gif i'm toss btw

You nine scout and two gate cyber core defend.
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You nine scout and two gate cyber core defend.

Try and sim city to protect your pylon also. One less thing you have to worry about.
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But if he goes 2 / 4 zealots ... how do i hold that of with 2 gate cyber? because of the investment he just has more units ....

or do i stop making probes all together and go 2 gates first?
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Because once you get out 1 stalker its game over for him. Just kite the zealots and focus fire down one at a time.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by FrankoNL View Post

Ok im getting annoyed now. 3 games, 2 cheeses.
One was the cannon rush. The other one was 2 proxy gateways.
But i have no idea how to hold this off? frown.gif i'm toss btw

Always do 12 scout but scout your base first. Against 2 gate proxy build 12 / 14 double Gate. Your opponent will have 1 more zealot but you can compare it with probes.

For Canonrush: Scouting is the same. Important is not to overreact. If you see it fast enough you can defend it with probes otherwise it is possible to go fast Stalker and delay / counter the canons.
Some maps allows to build the pylons and canons behind your mineralline and it is nearly impossible to defend it if he can surround the canon with 2 Pylons.
You can try to prevent it with a standard pylon by yourself which blocks the opponentspylons / canons.

The funny thing is canon rushes are so rare for me in the ladder..
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They are releasing a WoL patch soon rolleyes.gif
The truth is - Blizzard plain and straight Wanted WoL to be Zerg's game. And I don't blame them smile.gif I mean, once there is a favorite, things get hell of a lot more interesting, people have what to argue about smile.gif
In HOTS they'll do the same to Terran IMO. And I'm not basing this on the recent changes - I know they won't last too long in their original form.

Yea and the patch is a joke.....fungal just has one less range and eggs have a little less health big deal lol. Honestly the bigger problem is that they made SC2 damn easy. Fungal is such an easy spell to use and it freezes all movement.....it's just a bad spell and unit. They should make the spell so that it's a launch able missile and can be dodged and storm a long with emp should be harder to cast too and the missiles should move slower so that can be dodged. Spell casters break the game and turn it into a if I have unit A and he doesn't have unit B he automatically loses.

In HOTS fungal is getting a huge nerf now why wouldn't they give it a huge nerf in WoL? The answer is simple. $. Guess what, they won;t get my money. Blizzard has really gone downhill and they've gone from a great dev to an average dev.
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I'm pretty close to giving-up on becoming "not super bad" at this game.

I couldn't handle playing as zerg with all the larva-injecting every 40sec so I watched some vids and switched to Toss and I am getting owned so hard every single game, like 10 in a row.

I'm think I'm alright (slow though) at making a ton of stalkers, but when and what should I transition to?

http://drop.sc/282686

What should I do with all my minerals? What air should I build? A bunch of phoenix? When should I take 3rd/4th? How do I stop pvt 2 raven rush? Stalkers? I need to somehow get faster.

And this one is just me rage quitting because I was way too slow building a Cybercore to get stalkers and rage quit cause I got ravened. It is kinda funny in retrospect. Embarrassing but I deserve it. I fall to all kinds of cheese.

http://drop.sc/282697 thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif

Thought you might get a laugh.
Edited by GarTheConquer - 12/8/12 at 2:37am
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In HOTS fungal is getting a huge nerf now why wouldn't they give it a huge nerf in WoL? The answer is simple. $. Guess what, they won;t get my money. Blizzard has really gone downhill and they've gone from a great dev to an average dev.

Or maybe because HOTS is in beta and they can experiment there while they treat WOL extremely conservative not to screw competitive play with sudden major changes.
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In HOTS fungal is getting a huge nerf now why wouldn't they give it a huge nerf in WoL? The answer is simple. $. Guess what, they won;t get my money. Blizzard has really gone downhill and they've gone from a great dev to an average dev.

I don't think they count on getting any more $$ for WoL, mate, that train is long gone biggrin.gif Nothing economical stops them from making changes to WoL.
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