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You what the replay? That I still didn't receive yet!
I attached it in the previous post, why it didn't show up is beyond me
hmm, wondering where it is now XD Going into sc2 to see unsaved folder, because, both plateau games saved aren't the right one :/
    
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Slings+banes take out MMM pretty easily. Add in FG and well, it becomes too easy, however, microing is why MMM can also be hard to stop. If you can micro well and your opponent can't ff well/get a surround, then MMM can be pretty difficult to stop
I never had problems with banelings.. just use the damn speed and run away - heal up - attack somewhere else (Talkin about 3v3 or 4v4)
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3v3 and 4v4 are different game all together. What applies there does not apply in 1v1.



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For T, that sensor tower plays wonders. Place it near an opponent's base and you can see everything that moves, probably take some good guesses based on what you see. As for banes, I don't burrow them, rather move them into MMM with slings first of course

yks, I attacked the replay. Again, I still find it interesting how long the conversation went in the game

^^Ah, I see, seen that headset before, never knew it was called a banshee though XD
That sensor tower was in a horrible spot. That was a waste of money and if yks wasn't playing with one hand he would have just killed it in 2 seconds you would have wasted all that money. You don't use sensor towers like that, you use them defensively.
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That sensor tower was in a horrible spot. That was a waste of money and if yks wasn't playing with one hand he would have just killed it in 2 seconds you would have wasted all that money. You don't use sensor towers like that, you use them defensively.
I know it was, however, as I mentioned before, I do wacky things when playing with friends, that was one of them XD Gotta remember I had a ton of resources which I wasn't using, idea was to mostly track his movements. I was planning to lay it down in my base but decided against it at that moment. I would love to see him playing with one hand, as in proof of it. Pics or it didn't happen!

BTW, just talked with Chad, not sure if you guys recall, but, he posted here on how hard it is to get into Korean diamond, etc.... Good news, got his rig up and running, so, he'll likely be on later tonight, should be interesting

Edit: Here's that bizzare TvsP we played last night: http://www.sc2replayed.com/replays/1...akuras-plateau
I want to thank doom for the commentary though XD
Edited by BigFan - 12/23/10 at 1:32pm
    
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I'm pretty sure he was playing with one hand. I was watching the game. He was not playing hard.


Anyway, maybe some of your fool around time could be fooling around yet still showing us you know how to spend money and build units. Maybe some day? Like a super nice economy / macro game where you build 200 marines but you keep your money low and get good upgrades? Still fun, but still showing us you can play this game well .
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I'm pretty sure he was playing with one hand. I was watching the game. He was not playing hard.


Anyway, maybe some of your fool around time could be fooling around yet still showing us you know how to spend money and build units. Maybe some day? Like a super nice economy / macro game where you build 200 marines but you keep your money low and get good upgrades? Still fun, but still showing us you can play this game well .
I haven't fully watched it yet to see this, but, I was surprised at lack of attacks. Well, my eco wasn't bad at the start. I got an early exp, SCV'd up. I just don't lay down enough structures to make units since I'm used to Z's structure(hatcheries for everything) and I forget to make army units a lot of the time whenever my queue finishes. Although from now on, I will be making more structures in my next T/P game

Well, let's put it this way. 200 marine against colossi is instant death for them XD I just didn't have a plan in mind going into that match other than expand early, tech up, scv hard and keep an eye on his movements(reason I made tower in that odd spot). I find against colossi, MMM is pretty ineffective especially if combined with SS or even ZS. Should've researched cannons, considered I had 3 thors and high ground. Anyways, I'll make sure to play a better game next time I'm T
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I haven't fully watched it yet to see this, but, I was surprised at lack of attacks. Well, my eco wasn't bad at the start. I got an early exp, SCV'd up. I just don't lay down enough structures to make units since I'm used to Z's structure(hatcheries for everything) and I forget to make army units a lot of the time whenever my queue finishes. Although from now on, I will be making more structures in my next T/P game

Well, let's put it this way. 200 marine against colossi is instant death for them XD I just didn't have a plan in mind going into that match other than expand early, tech up, scv hard and keep an eye on his movements(reason I made tower in that odd spot). I find against colossi, MMM is pretty ineffective especially if combined with SS or even ZS. Should've researched cannons, considered I hate 3 thors and high ground. Anyways, I'll make sure to play a better game next time I'm T
Well I'm just saying practice macro while fooling around ( get mass ravens I don't care ).

Also Terran almost always has 95% MMM vs Protoss so get used to it.
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Well, let's put it this way. 200 marine against colossi is instant death for them XD I just didn't have a plan in mind going into that match other than expand early, tech up, scv hard and keep an eye on his movements(reason I made tower in that odd spot). I find against colossi, MMM is pretty ineffective especially if combined with SS or even ZS. Should've researched cannons, considered I had 3 thors and high ground. Anyways, I'll make sure to play a better game next time I'm T
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Well I'm just saying practice macro while fooling around ( get mass ravens I don't care ).

Also Terran almost always has 95% MMM vs Protoss so get used to it.
That's pretty high, are you sure it isn't lower? Sensing made up stats here, but, I agree. Most T games have MMM in them, it just doesn't make the race as unique if you are to make the same unit composition but nothing to do but wait for patches. I think thors+cannons would've helped against those colossi though.
As for mass ravens, well, I would like to do that, but, they are soo expensive and some feedback which is quite cheap(50) from hts would take most of them down :/
    
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thanks, will try and watch, guessing it has some good tips, don't mind artosis casting it either
    
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