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MLG: Protoss took the top three spots at MLG Raleigh. Do you see Protoss as the most well-represented race in North America?

Idra: Yes—Protoss is the simplest race to get good at, though it’s very difficult to improve from that point, so a lot of people choose Protoss and they do well in mid- level competitions.
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Kind of true, there's an overwhelming amount of protoss in the low/middle levels

Although Idra does rage a lot.
    
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A good 70% of my wins in Diamond are vs Protoss players lol. Rarely see Z or T. In fact I would say I really need to work on TvZ and TvT because of that.

Also in the overclock.net tournament I played Protoss players 100% of the way there, including the finals.

Annnnddd I have literally no Terrans besides 2 ( out of 30-40 players ) on my buddy list. They are complete newbs too.
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Watch my replay you bastards!
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Holy crap, I fought back an MMM push and won a game! >_>

Admittedly he attacked fairly late by my reckoning (i think he was trying for an overwhelming force), but still... burrowed banelings, infestors and such held him off

He did try a drop behind my base with two medivacs full of marines (no marauders oddly enough), which killed my hydra den but I repelled it... that was satisfying >.>
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People seem to think that Reapers are only useful if you cheese with them early-game, but they are actually incredibly useful late-game as well.

When doing a medi-vac drop in their mineral line, send just 2 or 3 reapers to their expo at the same time. You will take out a TON of scvs' and leave your opponent running in-between bases while you take map-control.
Yeah... I guess you guys are right... but...
well... I am a zerg player, and..

I just can't agree with SUPPLY required b4 barracks NOR Factory required for Reaper Update...

I havent lost 1 single game agains terran after that change... because now I don't worry toomuch at early game, and I dont need speed lings right away anymore, I can wait an extra 3 mins now... that will boost my ecomnomy and safer expansion (i would say free expanssion) =D ...

Do you guys agree with the SUPLY required b4 barracks?
Do you guys agree with Factory required for reaper upgrade?

I mean think about it, IN protoss situation, we can all agree the Pylon provides POWER...
The suply only highers the number unit capacity... in another words, if we wanna have a barrac before a supply that's our problem lol !...

Im just sticking up for the terran players, since I don't hate them.
Now, protoss players don't need to scout early to see if theres cheese, so, don't need to worry about early GAS for STALKERS nor Early cannon...

Blizzard is Depressed... Im sorry...
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I think the starcraft 2 forums had a post with the perfect answer to supply -> barracks. "marines complained, they were being fielded without their beer, and complained".

>_>
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Damn ravens~
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Link to VOD/replay? The octoshape thing doesn't seem to work for me well.
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