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Knew it!
They are the anti-Terran after 13 minutes. Grrr. Thinking about changing my build entirely.. I'll need some of you guys to practice with / crush my new strats.
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More banshees and ravens before I can get HT's is the hardest thing to deal with imo. In the late game nuke harassment can be pretty annoying. And I also recently found out that SCV's can be pretty good against speed zealots in the late game, if microed correctly

Have you guys seen this?

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I saw it. I haven't had much luck with Raven / Banshee vs Protoss. If they go heavy stalker / sentry you are SCREWED. Not only do stalkers waste that 100 energy of a PDD fast, but sentries are unaffected. 3 gate robo is so strong.

Boxer is my favorite player of all time.
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I always find it scary. When I now see 3 rax aggression I feel kind of relieved. Maybe you just need to time things better, before protoss has critical mass of stalkers or you can try an early aggression with marauders which will usually make protoss cut stalkers a bit in favor of zealot sentry and then attack with raven/banshee/marine. If you get cloak you can also snipe an observer with marines if he's not careful. Here's a good example: http://www.sc2rep.com/replays/show/id/805 (I think it's the right one)

Not sure about 3 gate robo though as it's normally an all in, until you get robo just for observers. Or do you mean some kind of timing attack with immortals? 2 gate robo is more of a standard play as it allows for earlier expansion/collosus/templar tech. Have you got any good replay of 3 gate robo PvT?
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I saw it. I haven't had much luck with Raven / Banshee vs Protoss. If they go heavy stalker / sentry you are SCREWED. Not only do stalkers waste that 100 energy of a PDD fast, but sentries are unaffected. 3 gate robo is so strong.

Boxer is my favorite player of all time.
Really? Because sentries are so powerful your scv could kill it one on one lol.

3 gate robo is strong, but since the warpgate nerf early expo is almost required to keep up with mules.
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I was watching Cool v Top and I wondered why isn't there an animation for ultralisks being picked up by overlords a la thor/medivac? would be cool with the tentacles and all. And it would make sense, since an ultralisk is freaking huge.
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I saw it. I haven't had much luck with Raven / Banshee vs Protoss. If they go heavy stalker / sentry you are SCREWED. Not only do stalkers waste that 100 energy of a PDD fast, but sentries are unaffected. 3 gate robo is so strong.

Here you go. This is ridiculous.

http://www.teamliquid.net/forum/view...opic_id=149215
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Yeah I've tried all that. Not my cup of tea / doesn't work against everything / not as well rounded as my current build. We'll see though I got plans.
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Just purchased this, I hope it is as good as everyone says! haha
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They are the anti-Terran after 13 minutes. Grrr. Thinking about changing my build entirely.. I'll need some of you guys to practice with / crush my new strats.
I would be up for some games a bit later on tonight

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Just purchased this, I hope it is as good as everyone says! haha
it is, however, I would try and get through SP first just to get a feel for the new terran and protoss units, etc.... As for zerg, you are going to have to give them a try vs. AI if you want to see the new units and their new specs, abilities, etc....
    
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