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Hello all. I recently bought SC2, but I haven't played it online yet. Just playing through story mode on Hard mode that's all. But I haven't been fairing out to well. I'm not so much interested in the campaign mode so much, but I want to get good at the player vs player. Any tips on how you would go about getting good at the game? I know practice makes perfect, but practicing the wrong way might hinder my progress. I used to play the first SC against some local friends but that was about it. I like the way the game looks and plays, but I ain't good at it yet. Tips? Leagues? anything?
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http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Starcraft+2+Strategies

It depends on what race you play, how you like to play and how much time you have to waste to get timings down.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by [nK]Sharp View Post
http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Starcraft+2+Strategies

It depends on what race you play, how you like to play and how much time you have to waste to get timings down.
lol on the link.
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Generally when you google anything related to Starcraft, its a bunch of rubbish unless it turns you to one of the progaming forums.
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Yeah, that why I turn to you guys. I went to a few link and there wasn't much that I figured that I either didn't know already or was helpful.
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day 9 just made a video for you http://day9tv.blip.tv/file/4742049/
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Wow, this dude day 9 is going over everything. This is really beginner stuff lol. But thanks though. It's a very long video too. It has commercials in the middle of it lol.
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Teamliquid website has some good stuff. It's usually the following:
- Keep making workers
- Don't get blocked
- Keep scouting
- Keep making an army
- Expand at the right time(depends on situation, supply, etc....)
- Work on counters(comes later on)
- Get a solid opening down and work on some timings, like 9 pylon, 12 gateway, 13 extractor, etc....
- Join the overclock.net channel and visit the SC2 thread for some advice
    
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overclock.net channel? Like an IRC channel? Or something else?
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post #10 of 27
watch a lot of replays
dont watch Husky or HD's crap
watch day 9 or Artosis's videos on Youtube or streams on Teamliquid

Learn the basic build orders and mechanisms
and go to www.teamliquid.net for more info

I'm currently top 200 in US and masters 2700 in Korea and I'll help you out
if you have any questions
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