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The more I think about it, it seems to me the Zerg options vs. Terrans are

A) Short game: gamble everything on a zergling rush.

B) Long game: Defend base and gamble everything on attack via nydus network.

Neither of these is very appealing. Zergling rush works pretty well vs. AI but it ain't much fun to win that way. Letting the game go long is asking for trouble, since the Terrans get many dangerous toys to play with.
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Patch with balance/feature changes to come.

http://us.battle.net/sc2/en/blog/692221
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It was posted last page .

I think Z has the best tier 3 in the game currently.
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It was posted last page .

I think Z has the best tier 3 in the game currently.
The patch details have been posted about 5 times now...

I never see tier 3 units
game always ends before it gets to that.
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I do all the time in TvZ in Diamond.
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The patch details have been posted about 5 times now...

I never see tier 3 units
game always ends before it gets to that.
Yeah, I don't see why a Terran player would want to let the game go on long enough for the Zerg to get all their best units plus multiple nydus networks. Terrans can amass enough firepower to force a conclusion before then, and on more favorable terms.
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Yeah, I don't see why a Terran player would want to let the game go on long enough for the Zerg to get all their best units plus multiple nydus networks. Terrans can amass enough firepower to force a conclusion before then, and on more favorable terms.
Not in Diamond they cant. I used to win TvZ 90% in phase 1 beta. Now it's quite a struggle. Z players have learned how to survive till tier 3.
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i'm also diamond 1v1 and most TvZ matchups i play, the zerg usually doesn't get past muta's

if you got a few vikings roaming the map taking out overlords and scouting expansions, it's an easy win, combined with the typical MMM army
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i'm also diamond 1v1 and most TvZ matchups i play, the zerg usually doesn't get past muta's

if you got a few vikings roaming the map taking out overlords and scouting expansions, it's an easy win, combined with the typical MMM army
Really? I find that hard to believe that your being successful with a bio ball and some vikings.

A ) Z > Bio with infestors and whatever they want after that.

B ) Vikings suck if muta's are out. Curropoters too.

C) Metal is the standard for this match up... so you are playing it very odd.
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Yeah, I don't see why a Terran player would want to let the game go on long enough for the Zerg to get all their best units plus multiple nydus networks. Terrans can amass enough firepower to force a conclusion before then, and on more favorable terms.
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