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Life zerg games were epic and that 6 pool was awesome biggrin.gif

Can't decide to get SC2 + hots or not now feel inspired but i'd still be bronze crap tier tongue.gif I'd like to play Zerg but it seems hard nowadays

Anyone playing on EU willing to give some pointers? tongue.gif
Edited by jellybeans69 - 3/18/13 at 4:52am
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Originally Posted by jellybeans69 View Post

Life zerg games were epic and that 6 pool was awesome biggrin.gif

Can't decide to get SC2 + hots or not now feel inspired but i'd still be bronze crap tier tongue.gif I'd like to play Zerg but it seems hard nowadays

Anyone playing on EU willing to give some pointers? tongue.gif

Everyone can play on EU. So, its who ever wants too. smile.gif
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Originally Posted by jellybeans69 View Post

Life zerg games were epic and that 6 pool was awesome biggrin.gif

Can't decide to get SC2 + hots or not now feel inspired but i'd still be bronze crap tier tongue.gif I'd like to play Zerg but it seems hard nowadays

Anyone playing on EU willing to give some pointers? tongue.gif

I'm in the same situation. I am so bad now I'm not sure I want to play ladder. That's why I quit playing in the first place, I don't think I'll ever be amazing. I couldn't get out of platinum after sc2 was released. I'd be lucky to be gold now probably.
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I'll prolly still get it, been kind of bored of Dota 2 recently and play at least until Company of Heroes 2 come out.
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Guys. The point of the ladder placement system was to be able to enjoy playing against people of your own skill level. In the old day we had to play people on sc1 and have no clue how good they were. All we could tell was their win loss ratio, which could be padded in either direction. So, I guess what im getting at is if you max out at your skill temporarily just try to have fun where you are at. If you lose oh well. You will notice you are more relaxed and in turn you play better. I have friends that are silver and hate working to hard to play better so they just have fun! They brag about their fun games.

The times I have had the most fun is when I dont care Bout wins or losses. If I lose I gg as quick as possible and requeue. Moving on is the biggest help.
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Guys. The point of the ladder placement system was to be able to enjoy playing against people of your own skill level. In the old day we had to play people on sc1 and have no clue how good they were. All we could tell was their win loss ratio, which could be padded in either direction. So, I guess what im getting at is if you max out at your skill temporarily just try to have fun where you are at. If you lose oh well. You will notice you are more relaxed and in turn you play better. I have friends that are silver and hate working to hard to play better so they just have fun! They brag about their fun games.

The times I have had the most fun is when I dont care Bout wins or losses. If I lose I gg as quick as possible and requeue. Moving on is the biggest help.


I get my fun from win's in almost any game i play. Essentially i play to win. Being in bronzeshtier was just a sarcasm, i know i'll get better eventually.
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I get my fun from win's in almost any game i play. Essentially i play to win. Being in bronzeshtier was just a sarcasm, i know i'll get better eventually.

Winning is the most fun I will admit but you cant always win. My point is I wouldnt let it make me quit and sap all of the fun away from me to the point I quit.
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Life zerg games were epic and that 6 pool was awesome biggrin.gif

Can't decide to get SC2 + hots or not now feel inspired but i'd still be bronze crap tier tongue.gif I'd like to play Zerg but it seems hard nowadays

Anyone playing on EU willing to give some pointers? tongue.gif
Aha, same situation here. I really like Zerg, but I'm terrible at most planning and reflex-demanding games...
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Aha, same situation here. I really like Zerg, but I'm terrible at most planning and reflex-demanding games...

Just went ahead with that and bought it , just wished speed would be more stable


Drops down to 500 kb/s at times while i can dl from origin with stable 10mb/s
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This really is one of those games where you learn more by losing usually. The other day I played close to perfectly vs my bro  (me random Z vs him P). I was up a base, denied an early zealots push with crawlers and queens and worker micro (losing none) then warpgate timing push losing no workers queens, maybe a ling or two. Did some beautiful fungals on a warp prism and a bunch of zealots trying to get into my main again losing nothing, then he got a bunch of dts and target fired my queens (I had spores and spines) but I was silly and didn't save/run away my queens and the lack of inject/larva allowed him to get an army size advantadge and take the game. 

 

Had I won I probably would have just thought how awesome I played rather than wow, I need spare safety queens or dont let the ones I have die even if I think i've already won.

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