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Exactly, and just cause you don't get ladder anxiety doesn't mean other people that get it aren't worth salt. Yea, you learn how manage it better but it doesn't go away. I was masters and the only thing that lessened it was frequency of play. Everyone has their opinion.

Unranked and ranked both use the same mmr system. I played the same caliber people on both.
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It's ashame SC2 doesn't have much of a 2v2/3v3/4v4 competitive scene....I find those games vastly more fun to play and watch plus they relieve stress instead of stressing you out like the ladder does.

If anyone is interested in playing 2v2/3v3/4v4 feel free to message me!
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It's ashame SC2 doesn't have much of a 2v2/3v3/4v4 competitive scene....I find those games vastly more fun to play and watch plus they relieve stress instead of stressing you out like the ladder does.

If anyone is interested in playing 2v2/3v3/4v4 feel free to message me!

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Lol, lot's of cheese sure but the games are more exciting in my opinion and 2v2 is still very fun to play a long with 3v3 and 4v4.

You can sit back and relax while playing 2v2 or more whereas you can't do that with 1v1 unless you want to lose.
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im wondering why do we say cheese to a strategy that is semi gimmicky or all in?

what does cheese? have to do with RTS or Strategy?
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This is true. Lol


Edit: The informal meaning of cheesy is cheap, unpleasant, and blatantly unauthentic.

Correlation? Quick all in play that is cheap, unpleasant to deal with, and a tad more unintuitive than highly skilled macro games.
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im wondering why do we say cheese to a strategy that is semi gimmicky or all in?

what does cheese? have to do with RTS or Strategy?
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During a broadcast game on September 16, 2009, OGN commentator Um Jae Kyung (엄재경) briefly discussed the difference between a bunker rush and a "cheese" rush. According to his explanation, the term "cheese" originated from the word "cheater's" (words in Korean are sometimes shortened by the middle syllables, so 치터즈 [chi tuh zu] would become 치즈 [chi zu]). The strategy is characterized by, as opposed to a simple bunker rush, a practically unbeatable combination of most of the Terran's SCVs and a very quickly assembled group of marines. Because both Protoss and Zerg basic units are unranged, SCVs can effectively prevent the ranged marines from being destroyed by obstructing the path between the units, giving the marines a tremendous (and thus unfair) edge.
The usage of the term "cheese" has expanded to include most "all-in" strategies which involve a great sacrifice of economy, though some StarCraft communities use the term even more loosely to include mid-game strategies.
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haha that was nice, i was all the time wondering why the called that cheesy instead of gimmicky or all in.

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Well crap. Lol
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