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What? 20% more void ray damage vs. ultralisk and brood lord? Looks like Blizzard wants big late-game Protoss armies to rofl-stomp Zerg even more than they already do. Maybe somebody thought ZvP games were dragging on too long.
Lol. Everybody knows Zerg late game is better than any other race. Their tier 3 units are the best in the game by far. I suppose they think Protoss is underrated, and maybe for once Protoss will have a slight advatange . Terran had it's time, zerg had it's time, and maybe Protoss will finally get a chance? I doubt most of these updates will make it through. The only one I care about is scv repair damage. Everything else is a bonus.
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does anyone know the current cheapest place to get SC2 in Canada at the moment?

I found it here for $50 but never heard of the place that sells it, anyone bought from here before?

or does anyone know what places do price matches?

thanks for any help...
Edited by Sainesk - 12/3/10 at 10:11pm
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What? 20% more void ray damage vs. ultralisk and brood lord? Looks like Blizzard wants big late-game Protoss armies to rofl-stomp Zerg even more than they already do. Maybe somebody thought ZvP games were dragging on too long.
Well, BLs and ultras are pretty powerful late game especially if the Z player is on 3+ bases. Doubt that P late game roft-stomps Z as you mention. The only unit that's of major concern is that VRs. Carriers, motherships, phenoixes, etc.... are rarely used in any of my games. Likewise, wrap prisms aren't used either.

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Making observers a lot cheaper is a roach nerf. Burrowed units won't be safe anywhere
well, it's only 25/25. This will at least mean that P players will now be able to make a cheaper stalker or sentry(if you consider the same total cost and deduce 25/25 from those units' costs). I think it's a good idea

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does anyone know the current cheapest place to get SC2 in Canada at the moment?

I found it here for $50 but never heard of the place that sells it, anyone bought from here before?

or does anyone know what places do price matches?

thanks for any help...
I think futureshop, bestbuy do price matches, but, not sure about online store matching. I think ncix would price match but then there is shipping. I think easiest thing to do is just buy it for the $60 price because TBH, I don't know any legitimate places that sell it other than the ones I listed. Of course, there is also EB Games and likely more stores, but, FS and BB is where I get my games from Hope that helps.
    
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I think futureshop
thanks, I think i'll try that tomorrow, would a print out of final price in cart+the url for the game be enough you think?
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thanks, I think i'll try that tomorrow, would a print out of final price in cart+the url for the game be enough you think?
Sorry, I should've clarified. They price match but not sure if they price-match items from online stores
    
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Lol. Everybody knows Zerg late game is better than any other race. Their tier 3 units are the best in the game by far. I suppose they think Protoss is underrated, and maybe for once Protoss will have a slight advatange . Terran had it's time, zerg had it's time, and maybe Protoss will finally get a chance? I doubt most of these updates will make it through. The only one I care about is scv repair damage. Everything else is a bonus.
I think Protoss tier 3 is the best in the game. When colossus and high templar start getting mixed into a big ball of stalker/zealot/sentry Zerg is in serious trouble. If P has a few void rays it's even worse.
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I swear I just posted but I don't see it. Anyway cool about all the battle.net changes, but the rest of the balance changes are kinda random.

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I think Protoss tier 3 is the best in the game. When colossus and high templar start getting mixed into a big ball of stalker/zealot/sentry Zerg is in serious trouble. If P has a few void rays it's even worse.
I think its close between P and Z tier 3, but Z macro is not debatable.


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How to get on:

The PTR is ONLINE, restart your Starcraft 2 to get the game files
Run the file Starcraft II Public Test.exe in your Starcraft II folder to launch the patcher. It is approx 100mb
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I think its close between P and Z tier 3, but Z macro is not debatable.


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The way I look at it is to judge the tier 3 units by how well they complement the lower-tier units and increase the combat effectiveness of the army as a whole. Protoss tier 3 is awesome in that you can just mix it into an existing ball of of lower units and it's a fairly seamless and powerful transition. Ultralisk has a lot of problems because it's a melee unit and has pathing issues and gets stuck in traffic jams with lower-tier zerg units. Brood lord is painfully slow and puts the brakes on the speed of the larger army. Colossus, high templar, and void ray mesh WAY more easily with the lower P units.
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