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SCV rush! Heh... it's odd but I made it to Gold in 2 or 3 leagues without ever realizing the "attack + click" function. I always focus fired by right mouse clicking.

I like trance because it's mostly melodic so it affects your subconscious mind 100x more than your conscious mind. By the time the game starts, You're zoned in and completely concentrated. Obviously the danger is a slow song comes on when they're attacking you.

Pandora and SC2 make great friends.
hmm, any examples of trance music? I've given semisync music a try before, although, it was for something different. I'm really thinking of giving the SC1 track and some really fast tempo music a try, would be interesting to see the effects

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Mmmh I should try music to calm myself in 1v1....
hmm, thinking of that myself, although, I'm guessing ambient sounds are left on and it's only the music that's checked off in the options menu I guess the only problem I have is, usually I just relax before the game begins and have control of my emotions even if I'm losing/lose the game, so, not sure how the music might help me relax
    
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man i got drone rushed today i failed at microing badly i need to watch some videos on how its done
Do this. Select all your workers, press A and then click behind the drones. They'll surround them, take them all out without many casualties and most opponents quit at that point
    
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Which brackets are you guys in for the newegg Wanfest? I just beat my second round opponent
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Which brackets are you guys in for the newegg Wanfest? I just beat my second round opponent
Congrats on the win
    
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http://wanfest.newegg.com/?page=stem...e&stageid=3927

Man I watched the replay of my last opponent. He ****ing sucked. Look at his probe count and how he does not expand @ advantage.
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Just watched Game 2. Well done. I was a little worried about your engineering bay timing, but it worked out fine.
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Man I watched the replay of my last opponent. He ****ing sucked. Look at his probe count and how he does not expand @ advantage.
While I haven't seen the replay, never underestimate your opponent, because if you take him too lightly, it can cost you
    
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The EMP's, kiting, and PDD are what really did him in. Also the fact that he didn't engage in a place where he could trap me.

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hmm, any examples of trance music? I've given semisync music a try before, although, it was for something different. I'm really thinking of giving the SC1 track and some really fast tempo music a try, would be interesting to see the effects

hmm, thinking of that myself, although, I'm guessing ambient sounds are left on and it's only the music that's checked off in the options menu I guess the only problem I have is, usually I just relax before the game begins and have control of my emotions even if I'm losing/lose the game, so, not sure how the music might help me relax
I've got a Pandora station for "Above & Beyond" which plays trance from artists like Armin Van Buuren, Paul Oakenfold, OceanLab, Kaskade, and a few others.

If you need an adderall-like focus, make sure this is on your playlist:

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I've got a Pandora station for "Above & Beyond" which plays trance from artists like Armin Van Buuren, Paul Oakenfold, OceanLab, Kaskade, and a few others.

If you need an adderall-like focus, make sure this is on your playlist:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAt0X2nlXZo
I have a specific playlist that I use for SC2 that includes lot of Deadmau5. Not that song though. I prefer fast paced, up beat music when playing.

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http://wanfest.newegg.com/?page=stem...e&stageid=3927

Man I watched the replay of my last opponent. He ****ing sucked. Look at his probe count and how he does not expand @ advantage.
I only watched the first replay but his macro was pretty bad. He had no follow up for his DT rush. What rank is he?
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