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By the sound of it you probably tried to tech too much on two bases. If you see no 3rd from zerg by 5 minutes scout his main with hallucination around 7 to confirm swarm hosts. Then tech to colossi with a lot of cannons for defense. You can even go up to two robos and getting a warp prism for harassment is never a bad idea. Another thing to try, if you've already committed to non-robo tech is to drop like 7 gates and go for a base race after he moves out (for example you can see Classic vs Crazy on Fighting Spirit from recent proleague).
My only tech was a robo and a dark shrine. Funny enough I did what you said, 2 robos and cannons I just should of made a army off of the warp prism and did a base race(even though he was on like 6 bases with spines and spores everywhere). But he just won out right when he got corruptors out.. just a scary game I could do nothing lol. I feel like skytoss or at least a couple of voids before the corruptors was the answer but I was already so far behind it would of been a insane battle.
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My only tech was a robo and a dark shrine. Funny enough I did what you said, 2 robos and cannons I just should of made a army off of the warp prism and did a base race(even though he was on like 6 bases with spines and spores everywhere). But he just won out right when he got corruptors out.. just a scary game I could do nothing lol. I feel like skytoss or at least a couple of voids before the corruptors was the answer but I was already so far behind it would of been a insane battle.

Take it with grain of salt as i'm just gold, but whenever i do early Swarmhost agressive on 2B i'm usualy pretty limited in my army before they go out , while i can get them out before f.e Immortal All-in would hit it has weakness of being low on def before they come out pre-7-8-9m , few voids probably wouldn't help as if anything few hydras + possible spore crawlers will be near my swarmhosts. There's also an option of going SH+queens build , hits at ~9-10m which would stop minor air forces of yours. To kill locust wave coming at you , 3-4 Coll is aprox what you want to kill them instantly and move to kill swarmhosts , if there's overseer make sure to keep your ob near your coll as it's harder to snipe it then. Would say that toss even though i've been playing ~2weeks is currently my easiest matchup as Zerg in gold.
Infestation pit going up at 6-8m is good indication zerg will go for swarmhosts.
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My only tech was a robo and a dark shrine. Funny enough I did what you said, 2 robos and cannons I just should of made a army off of the warp prism and did a base race(even though he was on like 6 bases with spines and spores everywhere). But he just won out right when he got corruptors out.. just a scary game I could do nothing lol. I feel like skytoss or at least a couple of voids before the corruptors was the answer but I was already so far behind it would of been a insane battle.

It seems your overall strategy was good then but your opponent must have played better. It takes a lot of time and resources to get to 6 bases with spores and spines, and tech to corruptors. You shouldn't really let the zerg take 3rd and you need to break the contain as soon as possible with 3-4 colossi with range.
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Do you mean skipping frames or framerate drop? I've had an issue where my framerate dropped to like 15 from 150+ randomly in a multiplayer match turning the game into a slideshow. Happened to me twice since HotS, but I'm still not sure if it's SC2 issue or something hardware related.

The fps feel about the same @60, I mean skipping every few seconds in campagain
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you know what? I'm thinking we should make an overclock.net clan for diamond and up. We have some real talent here.
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Lol!! Artosis...
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you know what? I'm thinking we should make an overclock.net clan for diamond and up. We have some real talent here.

Agreed. I've been looking.


And don't forget we have one overclock.netter who beat Artosis! Me! tongue.gif
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Agreed. I've been looking.


And don't forget we have one overclock.netter who beat Artosis! Me! tongue.gif

Wat

When did you play him?
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