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  • ElldrenElldren Is a woman dammit I'm a good person yes it's trueRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Elldren wrote: »
    Tarranon wrote: »
    one time

    one time I fell prey to the drone rush/buildbaseinsidemyhometurf trick :(

    but never again

    Oh?

    Tell me about it.

    So I can uh... defend against it.

    yeah... defend against...

    when at the very beginning of the game you send one of your workers to the enemy's base and start building your base in the remote corner of theirs, out of line of sight. I can't see it working on anyone twice though. Also don't know if it would work with zerg. They seem to be able to get fast expansions out, so. maybe.

    It's not a question of being able to, it's a question of having to.

    And it's a thing I personally need to work on.

    Elldren on
    fuck gendered marketing
  • SarksusSarksus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    How quick, and how many, Justin?

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  • ThomamelasThomamelas Now you run on home to your mother, and tell her tell her everything's all right. And there aren't any more guns in the valley. Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

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  • firewaterwordfirewaterword Tat Tvam Asi Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Elldren wrote: »
    Elldren wrote: »
    I like my 10-pool roach rush
    So you go pool and roach den at when?

    I've been tryiiiiing roaches but man I guess I make too many zerglins'. I think I like me some zerg though.

    Mutas and those suicidey guys are good times.

    roach den at 18. While I have my queen coming. Then it's 40 seconds to 10+ roaches comin atcha

    edit: don't bother with zerglings.

    Ohoho! Very clever indeed.

    firewaterword on
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  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    Sarksus wrote: »
    How quick, and how many, Justin?

    Quicker than most players in bronze are used to. Especially my opening zerg build.

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  • ElldrenElldren Is a woman dammit I'm a good person yes it's trueRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Elldren wrote: »
    Elldren wrote: »
    I like my 10-pool roach rush
    So you go pool and roach den at when?

    I've been tryiiiiing roaches but man I guess I make too many zerglins'. I think I like me some zerg though.

    Mutas and those suicidey guys are good times.

    roach den at 18. While I have my queen coming. Then it's 40 seconds to 10+ roaches comin atcha

    edit: don't bother with zerglings.

    Not a good idea. If you play someone like me, I'll rush you with quick marines, zealots or lings and it's gg. People that tech straight to the 1.5 units generally lose to me.

    Roaches are fast though. Unless you're deliberately going for a rush build I'll have the first wave out by the time you get there. At least, that's been my experience with people sending t1 units at me.

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    fuck gendered marketing
  • SarksusSarksus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Hahahaha oh my God the end of this episode of Doctor Who.

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  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    Thomamelas wrote: »
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

    What's your definition of "budget"? General answer is the Radeon 5770s or 5750s though.

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  • TarranonTarranon Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Thomamelas wrote: »
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

    I don't know what you consider budget, but when I was putting together my newish rig, the Radeon 4850 HD was the card of choice, and it's served me very well. Still plays modern games at max settings.

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  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    Elldren wrote: »
    Elldren wrote: »
    Elldren wrote: »
    I like my 10-pool roach rush
    So you go pool and roach den at when?

    I've been tryiiiiing roaches but man I guess I make too many zerglins'. I think I like me some zerg though.

    Mutas and those suicidey guys are good times.

    roach den at 18. While I have my queen coming. Then it's 40 seconds to 10+ roaches comin atcha

    edit: don't bother with zerglings.

    Not a good idea. If you play someone like me, I'll rush you with quick marines, zealots or lings and it's gg. People that tech straight to the 1.5 units generally lose to me.

    Roaches are fast though. Unless you're deliberately going for a rush build I'll have the first wave out by the time you get there. At least, that's been my experience with people sending t1 units at me.

    Before your warren is up, I'll have units in your base.

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  • firewaterwordfirewaterword Tat Tvam Asi Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    I need SC2 counter flash cards you guys.

    firewaterword on
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  • SarksusSarksus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Yeah, whatever you can afford in the Radeon 5 series is a good choice.

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  • TarranonTarranon Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    I need SC2 counter flash cards you guys.

    I can help you out with two thirds of it

    Is the enemy sending units to you while you're protoss?->more void rays

    Is the enemy sending units to you while you're zerg?->more mutalisks

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  • SarksusSarksus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Always get more void rays.

    Void rays up the ass.

    Sarksus on
  • TarranonTarranon Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Thomamelas wrote: »
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

    What's your definition of "budget"? General answer is the Radeon 5770s or 5750s though.

    Boo, that's..that's almost one hundred more than my current card! Shenanigans!

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  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    Someone needs to make a Protoss flowchart like the Ken flowchart that just has "VOID RAYS" in the middle

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  • SarksusSarksus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Thomamelas wrote: »
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

    What's your definition of "budget"? General answer is the Radeon 5770s or 5750s though.

    Boo, that's..that's almost one hundred more than my current card! Shenanigans!

    The 5 series are really good cards.

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  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    Sarksus wrote: »
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Thomamelas wrote: »
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

    What's your definition of "budget"? General answer is the Radeon 5770s or 5750s though.

    Boo, that's..that's almost one hundred more than my current card! Shenanigans!

    The 5 series are really good cards.

    Not only that, but with DX11 support they're good to go for the long term.

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  • TarranonTarranon Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Sarksus wrote: »
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Thomamelas wrote: »
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

    What's your definition of "budget"? General answer is the Radeon 5770s or 5750s though.

    Boo, that's..that's almost one hundred more than my current card! Shenanigans!

    The 5 series are really good cards.

    Not only that, but with DX11 support they're good to go for the long term.

    What do you mean by DX11 support? Can you have working DX 11 but not support for your vid card? bwah, now I am getting paranoid.

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  • firewaterwordfirewaterword Tat Tvam Asi Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Sarksus wrote: »
    Always get more void rays.

    Void rays up the ass.

    But...

    But I require more vespene gas :(

    firewaterword on
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  • SarksusSarksus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Sarksus wrote: »
    Always get more void rays.

    Void rays up the ass.

    But...

    But I require more vespene gas :(

    MORE ASSIMILATORS

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  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Sarksus wrote: »
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Thomamelas wrote: »
    What is the current budget video card of choice?

    What's your definition of "budget"? General answer is the Radeon 5770s or 5750s though.

    Boo, that's..that's almost one hundred more than my current card! Shenanigans!

    The 5 series are really good cards.

    Not only that, but with DX11 support they're good to go for the long term.

    What do you mean by DX11 support? Can you have working DX 11 but not support for your vid card? bwah, now I am getting paranoid.

    Your 4800 series doesn't support DirectX11.

    I don't know why you bought a 4800 series card, Tarr.

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  • TarranonTarranon Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Because this was almost a year ago and they were the best value at the time >:|

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  • CindersCinders Whose sails were black when it was windy Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Help the police commin' straight from the underground
    A young chap's got it good 'cause I'm brown
    And not the other color
    Some police think
    They have the authority to carry out inquiries
    I don't mind, 'cause I ain't the one
    For an excellent policeman with a badge and a gun
    To be reasonably arrested and thrown in jail
    We can go toe to toe in the middle of a cell
    Havin' lots of fun 'cause I'm a teenager
    With a little bit of gold and a pager
    Searchin' my car, lookin' for the biscuits

    Cinders on
  • CorbiusCorbius Shepard Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Sarksus wrote: »
    Always get more void rays.

    Void rays up the ass.

    But...

    But I require more vespene gas :(

    You must construct additional pylons.

    Corbius on
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    PSN: Corbius
  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Because this was almost a year ago and they were the best value at the time >:|

    Oh. You'll be fine for another year or so. Maybe longer. Don't worry too much about it.

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  • CorbiusCorbius Shepard Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Hey Justin, you recommended some videos that I could watch for Protoss tips over the weekend.

    I have forgotten tha names of those videos to look up.

    Corbius on
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    PSN: Corbius
  • TarranonTarranon Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Tarranon wrote: »
    Because this was almost a year ago and they were the best value at the time >:|

    Oh. You'll be fine for another year or so. Maybe longer. Don't worry too much about it.

    Yeah, it doesn't strike me as a terrible realization, but this is still pretty surprising to me. I had no idea that DX11 would need such relatively newer cards to operate fully. Usually I'm more aware of what I'm locking myself out of when I buy computer bits.

    Especially since I can see that Dxdiag is running Dx11. I guess just not at full capacity.

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  • firewaterwordfirewaterword Tat Tvam Asi Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Corbius wrote: »
    Hey Justin, you recommended some videos that I could watch for Protoss tips over the weekend.

    I have forgotten tha names of those videos to look up.

    I'm not justin but someone round here told be about this Tasteless guy who's good with them.

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  • JustinSane07JustinSane07 __BANNED USERS regular
    edited May 2010
    HD Starcraft and Husky on YouTube. Just watch them for...really anything. They're both good at explaining what they do and why.

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  • MazzyxMazzyx I can dig it. Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Wow, it has been the same [chat] for like 2 days. Whats up with this? Also finished the newest Dresden, my gods that was an awesome book. Fuck waiting another year for the next one. But at least it is a shorter wait than ASoIF.

    Mazzyx on
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  • IncenjucarIncenjucar QA Tester -> Game Producer Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Mazzyx wrote: »
    Wow, it has been the same [chat] for like 2 days. Whats up with this? Also finished the newest Dresden, my gods that was an awesome book.

    Isn't it finals season?

    Incenjucar on
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  • Captain CarrotCaptain Carrot Alexandria, VARegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Mazzyx wrote: »
    Wow, it has been the same [chat] for like 2 days. Whats up with this? Also finished the newest Dresden, my gods that was an awesome book. Fuck waiting another year for the next one. But at least it is a shorter wait than ASoIF.

    Rush and a half, ain't it? Also, I'm pretty sure the next actual book in the series (I think Side Jobs is a short story compilation) hasn't been announced yet, so the wait may be longer than a year.

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  • MazzyxMazzyx I can dig it. Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Mazzyx wrote: »
    Wow, it has been the same [chat] for like 2 days. Whats up with this? Also finished the newest Dresden, my gods that was an awesome book. Fuck waiting another year for the next one. But at least it is a shorter wait than ASoIF.

    Rush and a half, ain't it? Also, I'm pretty sure the next actual book in the series (I think Side Jobs is a short story compilation) hasn't been announced yet, so the wait may be longer than a year.

    Looks like it is called Ghost Stories, no cover yet but it has a place on the novels page. It could be another short stories collection but I don't think so.

    Mazzyx on
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  • FeralFeral That's what I do. I drink, and I know things. Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Wow, it just started raining a lot.

    Time to build the ark?

    CONTROL IS BEING TAKEN AWAY FROM YOU
    YOU WILL LEAD US
    TO THE ARK

    Feral on
    every person who doesn't like an acquired taste always seems to think everyone who likes it is faking it. it should be an official fallacy.
    the "no true scotch man" fallacy.
  • Captain CarrotCaptain Carrot Alexandria, VARegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Ooh, you're right. However, Ghost Stories has no set release date so far, while Side Jobs is listed as this November.

    Also it is hot and humid in Blacksburg. I'm just on my computer, and I'm sweating.

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  • MazzyxMazzyx I can dig it. Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Well think of it this way, with Alera he was doing two books a year. Codex:Alera was in November and Dresden in the spring. I bet we get a new Dresden next year.

    Mazzyx on
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  • JamesJames Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Hmm, on one of my computers, WoW will occasionally crash and I'll have to reboot the whole thing.

    But only WoW does this, and only on that one computer.

    James on
  • ElldrenElldren Is a woman dammit I'm a good person yes it's trueRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    hey kids starcraft?

    Elldren on
    fuck gendered marketing
  • JamesJames Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Elldren wrote: »
    hey kids starcraft?

    original?

    >.>

    James on
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