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BTW I just lost to a Terran player who went command center first. To be completely honest I had no idea how to deal with it.
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... lol?

I'm guessing you didn't see any buildings so you thought cheese and you stayed in your base while looking for the proxy rax?
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I kept scouting his base looking for a barracks. I've seen people hide their barracks in their base in a corner to make it seem like they were proxying. By the time my 3 marines got there he had a bunker up. I was kind of confused so I just threw down more racks, and slightly teched while doing so. I def should have done something like reapers or banshee faster. I also took his nat to prevent him from flying there, but he was content just muling and producing SCVs from it. He told me its his standard, and it gives a nice slight econ advantage.

He was about 1800+ Diamond.
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BTW I just lost to a Terran player who went command center first. To be completely honest I had no idea how to deal with it.
lol i just finished playing... and for some reason i saw this on the front page of ocn.

lol i think that was me

i did just play a few games doing a fast expand
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What's your SN? And wouldn't you remember mine? You should post in here more if thats you.
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This is why I love whitera

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hi im a protoss player and i'm having a hard time beating diamond terran players. once they go MMMG and little by little push my base with siege thanks I can't do much at all. how can I counter this? HT get's pawned by ghost emp's
Assuming you have solid macro. I suggest doing some Robo-esque build, instead of HT first. There are a lot of variations you can choose from. I find myself either doing 1-Gate, Robo, into 2nd gate OR if it's a large map and we are Cross-Positions, I may 3-Gate, Expand into Robo-tech.

As for MMMG+Tank, I haven't really faced that. That's too gas-intensive for the Terran, so he'll need to be on 3-fully sat. bases just to support all that. So that's late game, but you can definitely win before then.

If you pressure enough (or threaten enough) to FORCE 2-base play, some common builds you'll likely see: MMM+Viking, Marine+Tank+Raven, or MMMG. So you can prepare for that however you see fit.

But if you can't end it and it does get to late game, (for example the MMMG+Tank, you're having trouble with) Collosi + HT is just too deadly, in-fact, blizz is currently looking into Storm because of how good it is (although not as good as the BW version)

But again, this is assuming your fundamentals and mechanics are strong. You should evaluate that before thinking of your opponents ability.
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Blizzard said storm and stimmed marauders.. yes. yks I like your posts, rep. I totally agree with the MMG+Tank being too gas heavy. That just won't happen until late game.
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=D Warp-Prisms definitely need to be used more.

Speaking of PvP, how do they put the last 2 Protoss against each other in Ro16 =[

Now the Ro8 is 1P, 4Z, 3T in GSL 2. =[ Maybe NEXGenius can pull off a Fruitdealer, being the only one of his race =D
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If you like that, you will love this.. similar strats but I really like Kiwi's micro in this

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