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steps is the worse zerg map...
it's so close and the expand's are impossible to hold when you move in with tanks
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steps is the worse zerg map...
it's so close and the expand's are impossible to hold when you move in with tanks
Yeah its bad. I usually win it before tanks.. and I do scv marine push hah.

I really enjoyed this game, and my Protoss opponents build. For those of you still learning how to play TvP or PvT this is good on either side ( Both Masters ):

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steps is the worse zerg map...
it's so close and the expand's are impossible to hold when you move in with tanks
It's not even that, I got my warren before I even expanded and only laid down 2 crawlers. Basically, I screwed up my timings big time and the lag made it impossible to micro against his zealots and to prevent that pylon near my base :/

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Yeah its bad. I usually win it before tanks.. and I do scv marine push hah.

I really enjoyed this game, and my Protoss opponents build. For those of you still learning how to play TvP or PvT this is good on either side ( Both Masters ):

I've never tried scv marine pushes although I really want to badly Just seems like an easy win against Z, possibly P early game
    
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It's not even that, I got my warren before I even expanded and only laid down 2 crawlers. Basically, I screwed up my timings big time and the lag made it impossible to micro against his zealots and to prevent that pylon near my base :/


I've never tried scv marine pushes although I really want to badly Just seems like an easy win against Z, possibly P early game
Meh, only on certain maps or against Zergs who don't know how to deal with it. On Steps you should do it though, its stupid good on steps.

Against Protoss, meh.
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Meh, only on certain maps or against Zergs who don't know how to deal with it. On Steps you should do it though, its stupid good on steps.

Against Protoss, meh.
Thing is, I've never practiced it(timings) although I'm sure it's pretty easy to do. Was thinking about P mostly because they only get zealots until cc, so, with only melee units, it'll work although zealots have large hp
    
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Thing is, I've never practiced it(timings) although I'm sure it's pretty easy to do. Was thinking about P mostly because they only get zealots until cc, so, with only melee units, it'll work although zealots have large hp
Problem with Protoss is zealots will just kill the SCV's super fast. Once you're left with MM you either take free shots from the Zealots, or take free shots from the Stalkers. Plus he could easily pull some probes to counter act the SCV's as well.

Zerg has a harder time because they have ALL weak melee early.
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I've never tried scv marine pushes although I really want to badly Just seems like an easy win against Z, possibly P early game
I had someone try that on me the other day in an FFA. I ended up pushing him back and killing him, but not without losing around 8 drones. Put me back economically the whole game and then lost to one of the other players who was just massing marine/thor. Of course I would have been ok because I was about to pop 8-10 infestors to MC/Fungal the thors/marines... But the ******* who I killed lifted his rax's, flew over my base, and said "Blue's got nothing but lings, kill him now"
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Was sick throughout the weekend didn't get to see vdek in person. I heard allaboutyou won. How good was he in person vdek?
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Just started playing today. Awesome. Hit me up for a skirmish. I need to get some games goin.
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Just started playing today. Awesome. Hit me up for a skirmish. I need to get some games goin.
Sly I notice in your sig you have your SC2 and Steam ID. You will need your 3-4 digit character code as well to have people add you. You can find it by highlighting your in game avatar at the battle.net menus.

Also take a look at the first page.
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