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Agreed. I need to be more aggressive early game against terran like MC. I hesitate because MM generally owns gateway units but FF usually evens it out if you know how to use it.
Yea its a tough decision. You really have to make up your mind instantly if you see a bunker. 2 gate FE is the better option if you think your opponent is better than you. If your feeling confident, you can try to bust him on 4 gate. It is definitely doable, but the window to hit has to be just right. You can't decide at the the last moment "O I think I'm going 4 gate all in". It doesn't work like that.

Really tending towards the stargate play vs Terran and Zerg FE tho.
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lol @ torrent vs socke.... WOW.
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lol @ torrent vs socke.... WOW.
Honestly. I feel like both those players weren't that good in those particular games. I've done better cannon rushes . I'll give them the benefit of the doubt that is was the pressure of $3,500 doa laaas as Day9 would say.
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I'll sell it to you for your first born. Haha. Impossible to find these anymore unless your order them from Asia or pay $200 from Europe.
I live in Europe. I'll have your first born for one of these or these
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IS the GSL going on tonight?
    
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Maybe it's just me, but, I find that every time I play against a P or T who has fast expanded, I lose the game. I've applied pressure when've they fast exp provided I scouted it and even then I still lose because I messed up my macro as a result. Now compare that to a match I just had against a P as Z:
http://www.sc2replayed.com/replays/1...-temple#rd:dna
From what I recall seeing, I think he went 2 gate stargate because his phenoixes just pissed me off going around the map sniping my OLs, lol, until I got mutas of course It's also interesting to look at the game DNA in terms of economy, because, mine takes about half, his is a bit more than quarter(approx).

Thinking about fast exp, I guess my best option in the scenario where they fast exp(2 rax expand, 2 gate/3 gate exp) would be to either concentrate on macroing hard to saturate my 2 bases before they get their base up and then build an army to launch an attack or take a third. What do you guys think is the better idea? I'm talking about playing Z in this case, not T/P because in those cases, I'll just grab a base to be on even footing, but, with Z, I would need to be up by one, however, a third would be harder to defend
    
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No, it's tomorrow night.
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IS the GSL going on tonight?
Don't think so...
    
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first SC2 GAME EVER, installed and jumped into a 1v1 against ai. also first rts game i've ever played. please help me. it's really really bad, how can i improve?

http://www.gamereplays.org/starcraft...id=174498#disc
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1. make workers 24/7. Literally.
2. never get supply blocked.
3. always spend your money.

Watch some replays or streams (check the OP of this thread) to see what a ladder game looks like.
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