The Beginner’s Guide to Starcraft 2 Part III: Choosing a Race

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I know what you’re thinking. Why should I choose a race? Why should I limit myself to one race and voluntarily stop myself from experiencing 2/3rds of the game?

Well, you don’t really have to. If you are having fun playing all three races, then by all means do so! I personally maintain that the main point of playing any game, including Starcraft 2 is to have fun!

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The Beginner’s Guide To Starcraft 2 Part I: Mentality

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Before we get into the gist of things, I feel like I have to tell you this first. Starcraft 2 is a mentally tasking game. There are going to be times where you lose to something so frustrating that you’d want to smash the nearest thing you can grab. It’s the price to pay for having such a competitive game, I guess.

I think a lot of these reactions all stem from one thing: how we mentally approach the game. Sometimes, in the seriousness of the competitive spirit of the Ranked ladder, we forget we’re only playing a game. I’ve been there before, trust me. It’s embarrassing to say the least. Continue reading

Tactics and Strategies Battle Report: Eindhoven Country

Eindhoven is a town located in southern Netherlands which played a vital role in the Operation Market Garden. The Allies tried to capture several bridges in and around the Netherlands in order to force a way across the river Rhine and march into Germany. The operation ended in failure as a couple of factors did not go as planned: the supply lines of the Allies became overstretched, the arrival of supporting ground forces behind the parachute assault was delayed to to heavy German resistance, and the troops’ failure to capture key roads and bridges. Continue reading