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Y'all say arguments, I say debate.
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Only needing vikings for WHAT UNIT COMPOSITION?
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If by king you mean ganged up on.
I prefer to call it the BigFan Disagreement Train, don't worry, your ticket is for a lifetime XD
    
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I prefer to call it the BigFan Disagreement Train, don't worry, your ticket is for a lifetime XD
The only train system to progressively get more passengers these days.
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Only needing vikings for WHAT UNIT COMPOSITION?
You go MM, I go Gate Units
You add in a Medivac, I go Colossi (to deal with the skewed math your Medivacs bring)

You see Colossi, and go Vikings since you already have a Starport (with reactor)

Assuming I go air (since it's an AIR unit debate, when really I should go templars) I make Phoenix.

Then you get a thor, since you need some form of tier 3 for endgame.

Forces me to get VRs (like you said in the AIR debate)

while you constantly are producing vikings.

So to conclude, I have to ADD IN* a Stargate, while you already have your Port. And I have to make 2 types of AIR units for your composition

ie. your air is better.
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He does play T but there's nothing wrong with disliking macro maps. As for wrap prisms, they bring a new ability to the field. Personally, I like them, really interesting when paired with WGs
It's kind of typical to terran players. Most of them just don't seem to know what an expansion is so no wonder they dislike maps that actually make the game interesting.

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Alone it dies. I use A follow with them in the back of my army. Instant reinforcements. Super strong, and super underrated. Most Protoss players just use them dumb all alone or in front of their army so far.

Also I like macro maps. Shakuras is my current fav.
Well, you have no choice if you're going to be any good.

As for the warp prsim I agree they are underused and there's probably no point in comparing them to medivacs.

It's like comparing colossi to thors, while it's obvious that thors are superior, because they can shot both ground and air (with decent range and splash), are faster to tech to, can be repaired making them really hard to kill, have a spell (while not being affected by feedback any more), and can't be shot by air units.

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You're not our friend, Terran scum.
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You don't need void rays, colossus do more than enough to take out that ground and make you victorious, especially when you have phoenix taking out vikings. But as you said you can just go Templar anyway since its by far better.

Also if you believe Thors are superior to Colossus that's a joke. More well rounded? Yeah probably, better against ground ? Not a chance. You also only listed Thor advantages... plenty of Colossus advantages. ****, the being targeted by air thing is almost a plus since at times you can force people to commit to ****ty units and simply tech switch.
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You need to look in the mirror as well traitor!
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It's kind of typical to terran players. Most of them just don't seem to know what an expansion is so no wonder they dislike maps that actually make the game interesting.



Well, you have no choice if you're going to be any good.

As for the warp prsim I agree they are underused and there's probably no point in comparing them to medivacs.

It's like comparing colossi to thors, while it's obvious that thors are superior, because they can shot both ground and air (with decent range and splash), are faster to tech to, can be repaired making them really hard to kill, have a spell (while not being affected by feedback any more), and can't be shot by air units.



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Macro maps make the game more interesting........., interesting. I find large macro maps to be quite boring, especially in mirror matchups. Expect a long game with more straightforward play for the most part. I'm not saying that macro maps are bad just that they can be boring sometimes particularly when dealing with mirror matchups.
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