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Sorry about just leaving, game froze and by the time I went back in, you weren't there. Do you think you can upload that last replay? I lost it due to the game freezing

Thanks for the games though. I agree, definitely fun. Connection was bad in that last one, so, it was harder to execute the drops I had in mind :/ but at least the first two were good I did like your failed drops though, very easy to take care of, lol especially when prisms move on their own BTW, thanks for feedback 4 of my medivacs and killing around 30 of my valuable units :/ lol

If only I had cloak towards the end and was able to get to your base in that last one, I would've nuked your main across the board Something to keep in mind next time I play against you, go heavy on nukes!
lol yeah my shuttles kept suiciding into your turrets. One of them even had 2 high templars in it or something.

Your drops didn't worry me too much because I was on 4 bases while you were on 2

Here's the replay. Not sure what you can learn from it lol
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lol yeah my shuttles kept suiciding into your turrets. One of them even had 2 high templars in it or something.

Your drops didn't worry me too much because I was on 4 bases while you were on 2

Here's the replay. Not sure what you can learn from it lol
lol, thanks for replay. What can I say? They are attracted to my turrets Thinking back to the game, had I started making bc's a bit sooner, I might've been able to actually defend that push and strike. Having 10k/4k would've meant I had more than enough to make 10 bcs with yamato cannons and upgrades. Would've yamato your immortals, then your templars can't do much damage with feedback resulting in my MMT with stim completely decimating your stalkers+sentries(I think I saw some)+HTs attack force

I also assumed you had a gold because I saw a probe with some gold minerals, lol. As to the 4th base, not sure where it was, but, I took out a lot of your probes at your exp near your base, so, that probably set you back a bit at the start, *possibly* giving me some eco advantage(not positive though). I actually wanted to attack with MMTG, but, with the lag, I couldn't risk moving the tanks because I would've had a hard time seiging up in time of the encounter if we got a lag spike which we were getting throughout. Also, those immortals would've 3 shot my tanks to oblivion, but, that's why we have ghosts We'll have a rematch someday and I'll take it!

+REP for replay. As to what to learn, well, I enjoy seeing what my opponent is doing while I'm making units, etc.... It basically gives me insight into what an opponent might do. Nice use of the HTs though, very impressive. Those things if used right can really change the course of a game especially against a Z who goes heavy mutas or MM
    
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I had a dozen warpgates ready and probably loads of chronoboosts and was sitting on 15k resources and still mining from 4 bases. Pretty sure there was nothing you could do on 2 bases to wipe me out
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I had a dozen warpgates ready and probably loads of chronoboosts and was sitting on 15k resources and still mining from 4 bases. Pretty sure there was nothing you could do on 2 bases to wipe me out
I don't know, just ask banded what 10 bcs can do. I played a TvsT against him. I turtled since I was under pressure early on. I was only on two exp (one a secret) then took a third near my base after both exp were mined out from minerals+ 2 gas(for one only). I blocked my choke with tanks and decided to make some bcs. I took out 2 of his exps and was going for his main.

BCs are pretty powerful especially in large groups and when upgraded. 30DPS, 3 armor without upgrades, yamato cannon to take out pylon, etc.... As in, had I won that engagement, I could've went in and sniped your pylons near your main wrapgate area(your main base) and continued to attack with marines+stim since I had 4 rax. Marines+stim in large groups are nuts. Their dps skyrockets as well to something like 18 *I think*(6x3 since attack speed is 0.33 with 6 damage). Of course, chargelots would help but you were mostly relying on stalkers+immortals so bcs are safe and marines counter immortals and stalkers(with stim here)

That's not to say I would've won, but, more of a strat I would've used to try and win the game, I'm sure I'll get to try it soon enough
    
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Another game trick:

http://www.justin.tv/tpfour/b/275229914

Around 3+ minutes.
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Another game trick:

http://www.justin.tv/tpfour/b/275229914

Around 3+ minutes.
I'm a middle class player and I've done that before. Didn't realize most people didn't know about that lol.
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I just thought I'd share a couple replays ( Even if BOTH are sloppy as **** ):

I think scrap station is actually a very cool map even for T, and even in TvZ ( he could have gone muta and one way better ). Supply block myself a ton here, took 3rd too late ( ended up failing ), and shoulda have done the island maybe. The cool thing about this map is using the choke / rocks for siege tank pushing. I do this build vs Zerg all the time on scrap ( blocking ).


Second game is just a current trying to improve my macro game TvP. I supply block myself as always, and I honestly could have lost this at a few points. A month ago I would have perhaps just stayed on 2 base the entire time? Trying to get better at macro really bad:



*Disclaimer* Still on my **** PC with a different setup!


One is 2000+, other is about 2200. On my 1500 account this is all I get ( 2000+ ) .
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I don't know, just ask banded what 10 bcs can do. I played a TvsT against him. I turtled since I was under pressure early on. I was only on two exp (one a secret) then took a third near my base after both exp were mined out from minerals+ 2 gas(for one only). I blocked my choke with tanks and decided to make some bcs. I took out 2 of his exps and was going for his main.

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That's not to say I would've won, but, more of a strat I would've used to try and win the game, I'm sure I'll get to try it soon enough
You can't say you lost a game because you didn't have time to get your 10 battlecruisers on 2 bases when in reality you didn't have time to get even one...
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BC's are neat.... like carriers are neat.
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Another game trick:

http://www.justin.tv/tpfour/b/275229914

Around 3+ minutes.
wow mind blown.
    
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