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Yeah, it's in testing, hopefully that one doesn't go through, the Blizzard one has too many choke points and high-ground. All of which is in the middle too. Then its super open.
post #8782 of 25318
What's TA?

...Exactly.

No really, whats TA? I mean, i got a hell of an imagination...
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Total Annihilation.

They've been hating for 12 years.
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I kinda hated Blizzard for 12 years, then they came out with SC2. And i was like YAAY. Couldn't play wow for 6+ years.
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Total Annihilation.

They've been hating for 12 years.
Yeah for real.
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Damn there are 10 streams on TL covering 7 tournaments... dunno what to watch.
I'm watching TL open, SC2reddit and PokerIdol while also playing the game. I've just came 1 minute late into the game because of alt-tabbing and still won.
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I don't live far from you .
lol, well, you don't know where I live Only cram has any idea atm, although, you can probably guess close enough

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Total Annihilation.

They've been hating for 12 years.
well, there's nothing wrong with hating sc2. Everyone has their opinion about the game. Personally, I don't *hate* but dislike SupCom. I think it's a good game but having a 100+ army ripped a new one by 2 turrets from a range of 30 is not my idea of a balanced gameplay. At least, reduce their range a bit so that I can get some hits.

Likewise, those shield generators that form a shield are a problem. I couldn't come from the front so went for an air approach. It took me 200+ bomber planes(went to the max game allowed) to even take one out with a couple of other structures around taken out and guess what, that shield generator was up and running in no time. I did manage to get through 6-7 missions on hard, must've taken me over 30 hours(5-6 per mission) XD

On the bright side, I liked the ability to zoom. Gfx are top notch and still look awesome although a bit brownish and gameplay in general isn't bad. I didn't try FA yet, have it though. I liked the idea of nuke interceptors, experimental units, etc.... I guess experimental units are kinda like the mothership although those things take such a long time to make(queue 30+min at least with one worker :/) but are fantastic, who can resist a 65k hp unit. Maybe we should all play a game of SupCom sometime for lols?

/experience

Anyways, seeing those maps made my eyes water a bit XD They all look fantastic and really hope they make their way to the ladder, because, there are so many different paths to the enemy, etc.... Only issue is some seem imba for T because of all the high ground for tanks but I don't really care

2vs2 sometimes are such a lol fest. 2Ps go for mass VRs, so, I go for mass marines+thors+ghosts for emp and emMule goes for corruptors. Some emps and with splash, his VRs are vaporized, all 20+ with barely any loss. Then they go for mothership and carriers, took me by surprise when we entered their base but you can guess the outcome XD The remaining guy decides to just cannon up so makes like 30 cannons around his nexus near a gold and I start nuking 10 cannons at once till I get to the nexus. Then he pauses the game, resumes after a while and leaves
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http://www.teamliquid.net/forum/view...opic_id=182734

WOOOOOOO!! GSL Map Change!!!!

They are removing: Steppes, Blistering, Delta, and an unknown one.

And adding their own!!!!
Mehhh all macro maps.
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Macro maps are the best. Even though Xel and steps are both good.

You can't hate blizzard for 12 years. SC1 was pretty good. I also heard that diablo series was good too.

Man psy got destroyed in the reddit invite.

Toss air is so weak. It's not that the units are weak, but it forces you to spend so much on those units that can be taken down in a flash.

Here's my day:





Loss loss loss loss loss loss loss loss loss loss

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Heh if you think that Toss has weak air you haven't played Terran yet.
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