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Not enough people commented on this .
I see your Chippendales and raise you trumpets:


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I had a reply all written up to some of the comments here but since it was deleted due to tokin expiry and I don't feel like writing it all, I'll make my comments rather short.

@DoomDash Saw that video of WhiteRa, very nice. I like the idea of using wrap prism, can't wait to start exploring it myself For the cc, I re-read your post and all I got was that he built one, this time in his base and was using mules+SCV to further his eco. Am I missing something? Finally, I don't think banes are much of a problem provided you spread your units. I read that NaDa played a game against a zerg who used banes, but, his unit spread allowed him to minimize unit loss, maybe do something similar? Plus, putting marauders infront will minimize marine loss since marauders are armored and banes do only 20 damage to them. Alternatively, you can sacrifice a marine to get the opponent to lose several banes. TBH, not sure about the whole subject of banes. They've saved me so many times from an early loss due to MMM and you lose the unit either way, so, it's not like they wipe MMM ball and then you can proceed with them to your opponent's base to wipe him out

@Tchernobyl Agree with everything you said. Mutas are great units, but, have horrible range and if they are nerfed in anyway, then they WILL become useless. Their speed and bounce is all that is working in their favour, otherwise, those 100/100 could be spent on something else, but, since, they are harass units, their features fit the profile. I don't think blizzard will nerf mutas in anyway, it'll just be a bad idea although, as for banes, not really sure.
    
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screw zerg i went back to toss lol and im undefeated since i swtichd back,i made some terran **** his pants when he let me build and tech 44 void rays LOL
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Do you happen to know what episode that was of day9? Yeah Thors are fine vs Muta... when you can catch them.

I might start getting the armor upgrade at the EB when I see muta.
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screw zerg i went back to toss lol and im undefeated since i swtichd back,i made some terran **** his pants when he let me build and tech 44 void rays LOL
lol, I'm playing to start playing random, so, that I can explore some of the other races and use different strategies(wrap prisms, ghosts+nuke, thors, colossi, etc....), however, I'll always like zerg due to their ability to swarm their opponent
    
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I play all 3 races in casuals / 2v2's.
Edited by DoomDash - 10/31/10 at 8:58pm
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I play all 3 races in casuals / 2v2's.
It's still not the same as playing them on 1vs1 though since it's rather competitive which is why I'm staying as zerg for 1vs1 for now while I practice T and P in custom games, 2vs2 games, etc.... Once I get all the different abilites for T and P down well and understand their game style, I'll make the change, so, that I don't drive my record into the ground just yet, lol
Just had another interesting custom game against a Plat Z. He was playing with Terran though, lol, but, his build was rather interesting. I did make a lot of mistakes such as stopped spreading creep after a while, same with spawn larvae. I also had some issues with saturation of my bases, but, it's somewhat of an improvement over previous games
Replay: http://www.sc2replayed.com/replays/9...elnaga-caverns

Used a couple of new things myself:
- Sacked an OL to scout for the first time and I would've seen more of the base if it had some speed instead of being as slow as a snail
- Used infestors for the first time and tried FG and I like what I see
- Went for a couple of expansions, probably the most I've ever went in a game, although, they weren't all saturated at the same time Add on that we were pretty much on even bases throughout the match, but, his knowledge of the terran race was probably his undoing.
- Did some good pressure throughout the game, won't say much to the method though

I won't spoil anymore, but, this game is a MUST WATCH for anyone interested in some giggles and just some epic battles. It's rather long(50min) and can be slow paced sometimes, but, you can move faster during the expansion periods and the start, etc.... although, I think watching how everything develops from both sides is what makes replays quite valuable
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I see your Chippendales and raise you trumpets:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hkzl0zHIE2k

http://trumpetdance.ytmnd.com
haha +rep, this was recent.

Brought to you by the Number J, haha. Day[J] if you guys remember that episode.
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they really need to fix mm its pretty retarded
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I think marines are fine but marauders need a slight nerf to 17-18 dmg to armored units
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