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Did you guys already talk about funday monday's 5min attacking video? I had a great time watching it. Great learning tool for since I'm the type of guy that pushes with 1 zealot and stalker out right, and then go for timing attacks. Duno about you folks if you watched.
    
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Did you guys already talk about funday monday's 5min attacking video? I had a great time watching it. Great learning tool for since I'm the type of guy that pushes with 1 zealot and stalker out right, and then go for timing attacks. Duno about you folks if you watched.
Haven't watched any day9 video ever. Tried to watch a carrier one, got maybe 5-10min just as HuK got the carrier out to fend off a small MM force push then stopped there and never looked back XD
I've been trying to do some early pushes as well. I think one zealot+stalker push is indeed pretty good
    
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Did you guys already talk about funday monday's 5min attacking video? I had a great time watching it. Great learning tool for since I'm the type of guy that pushes with 1 zealot and stalker out right, and then go for timing attacks. Duno about you folks if you watched.
Yeah, it was pretty interesting.
The 5 minute expand one, aswell. Things like this make me be more aggressive in my expanding and attacking.
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Yeah, it was pretty interesting.
The 5 minute expand one, aswell. Things like this make me be more aggressive in my expanding and attacking.
The thing is, as P/T you should always try to be aggressive as possible. I know whenever I get P/T, I try to be aggressive as possible unless I feel like trying to macro or go for something like banshee harass or VR rush, etc.... It makes the game more interesting and can put you in a better position if you are able to do some damage

Anyone up for a game? Want to get one more in before heading to bed
    
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Haven't watched any day9 video ever. Tried to watch a carrier one, got maybe 5-10min just as HuK got the carrier out to fend off a small MM force push then stopped there and never looked back XD
I've been trying to do some early pushes as well. I think one zealot+stalker push is indeed pretty good
WHAT? Why not? Day9 is awesome. You could ramble on and on about things he says.
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WHAT? Why not? Day9 is awesome. You could ramble on and on about things he says.
No reason really, I just never did. Getting his videos to watch is a pain due to net being slow at random times. I would just rather learn how to play the game on my own. I started playing Z rather badly, got a lot of experiences since then due to playing, talking to other players, etc.... To me, it's more rewarding than watching day9 talk about how I should harass and when, etc.... just like the figuring out part
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Day9 is a must watch for anyone of any skill level IMO. He just gives you many different ways of looking at things, some of which you won't think of on your own.
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Day9 is a must watch for anyone of any skill level IMO. He just gives you many different ways of looking at things, some of which you won't think of on your own.
Maybe you're right about that part, but, I still don't think it's the right way to go for me at least. I discover things every time I play a 1vs1 game, keeps the game fresh for me because it's always changing and of course, let's not forget how the game will change with the different patches

I'm also pretty confident that I'll get into diamond if I play more games, but, I'm also taking my time to iron my timings/macro/micro/scouting before moving out of my league. Don't forget that I'm watching those GSL games and hearing all the commentary by Artosis and Tasteless so I'll still pick up on some strats and tips for the different races on the different maps. Might not be as detailed as day9, but, I say it's good enough

BTW, up for a 1vs1 game? Really itching for a TvsT
    
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Maybe you're right about that part, but, I still don't think it's the right way to go for me at least. I discover things every time I play a 1vs1 game, keeps the game fresh for me because it's always changing and of course, let's not forget how the game will change with the different patches

I'm also pretty confident that I'll get into diamond if I play more games, but, I'm also taking my time to iron my timings/macro/micro/scouting before moving out of my league. Don't forget that I'm watching those GSL games and hearing all the commentary by Artosis and Tasteless so I'll still pick up on some strats and tips for the different races on the different maps. Might not be as detailed as day9, but, I say it's good enough

BTW, up for a 1vs1 game? Really itching for a TvsT

Off to bed, but I think you're pretty far away from Diamond still. It's a good goal however. Let's see you get out of silver though.
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Off to bed, but I think you're pretty far away from Diamond still. It's a good goal however. Let's see you get out of silver though.
Yes, I'm far but it's within my sights I can get out of silver as Z, but, not as P/T yet which is why I'm still there. Either way, ladder reset in Jan so I can afford to learn P/T at the expense of losing points if need be
    
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