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Okay, now I have only been playing starcraft for a few months, and multiplayer for a few days, but what is PvZ? I have no idea what this means.

Protoss VS Zerg smile.gif
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They actually both did it, but Avilo couldn't even get into masters... Eventually he (and sjow) both admitted that PvZ is very hard, and that PvP is super hard to read.

well i consider yet a Protoss player, back on wol i havent touch hots yet, playing to much Battlefield biggrin.gif for the last two years.

i have to sat that playing protoss is really demanding in terms of scouting and readings, we have to many units with special abilities that u need to use very well in all the match ups. which lead the race to play very pasive and also the units are really weak.

this is the reason why im thinking about switching to terran even tho people are complaining about the TvP state.

but Terran race are and zerg are more friendly in order to control de units than with protoss, you cant make mistakes with protoss since all their unit cost gas and are usually expensive tho.

just waiting to see what happens from here to the next 6month and see what LOVT brighs to the table.
Edited by EliteReplay - 2/2/14 at 5:09am
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Okay, now I have only been playing starcraft for a few months, and multiplayer for a few days, but what is PvZ? I have no idea what this means.

 

Plants vs Zombies...

 

(woops, I mean Protoss vs Zerg :p)

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well i consider yet a Protoss player, back on wol i havent touch hots yet, playing to much Battlefield biggrin.gif for the last two years.

i have to sat that playing protoss is really demanding in terms of scouting and readings, we have to many units with special abilities that u need to use very well in all the match ups. which lead the race to play very pasive and also the units are really weak.

this is the reason why im thinking about switching to terran even tho people are complaining about the TvP state.

but Terran race are and zerg are more friendly in order to control de units than with protoss, you cant make mistakes with protoss since all their unit cost gas and are usually expensive tho.

just waiting to see what happens from here to the next 6month and see what LOVT brighs to the table.

I think you have it backwards.

Also GL with being more successful with Terran than Protoss lol.
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I think you have it backwards.

Also GL with being more successful with Terran than Protoss lol.

i think i have u on my b.net right? we can play later but u need to know i have a lot that i dont play sc2 tho xD
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i think i have u on my b.net right? we can play later but u need to know i have a lot that i dont play sc2 tho xD

What's your SN in game?

Also I found this thread interesting:
http://www.teamliquid.net/forum/viewmessage.php?topic_id=442494

This exactly what is pissing me off about SCII these days. The pros have more understanding ( even with bias ) than Blizzard, and no one can figure out where Blizzard is coming up with these backwards ideas. Skipping fixing the swarm host is making me upset.
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I've never played Starcraft.
Thought I would play original Starcraft first, then play Starcraft II.
Or is playing Original Starcraft a waste of time and Starcraft II is just so much better?
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I've never played Starcraft.
Thought I would play original Starcraft first, then play Starcraft II.
Or is playing Original Starcraft a waste of time and Starcraft II is just so much better?

It's not a waste of time and it has its own advantages / disadvantages compared to SCII. I played them both when they came out and I have a lot of love and appreciation for SC1, however the engine and all the little UI / control changes that SCII had makes it hard to enjoy how basic brood war was going back. If you have no idea of all these little changes you probably won't know what you're missing, and playing SC1 should feel fine ( maybe dated ). The story / and game are obviously top notch but its just really old now. I don't think its overly important that you play it, but it wouldn't be a bad thing either.

I think you'd have a higher chance of getting hooked with SCII now though, since its obviously much newer and feels / looks like it.
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I've never played Starcraft.
Thought I would play original Starcraft first, then play Starcraft II.
Or is playing Original Starcraft a waste of time and Starcraft II is just so much better?

It's like asking "should I watch "Men in Black 1", or is "Men in Black 2" so much better?" smile.gif They are totally different games. I agree with DoomDash though that SC2 will hook you up easier.
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