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firetail_madness
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So, since my last competition was pretty much a discussion, I'll now close that and move over to this general colony discussion (the others are all specific)

TALK ABOUT ANYTHING RELATED TO COLONY (and beef burgers)

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Scouts?
Sakata MII fodder.

Jerryrpg
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Something that someone used to take me at surprise on a 1 vs 1.

I don't like 1 vs 1s compared to 2 vs 2s, but i know that it's more strategic and limits teching or you lose against rushers with no one to defend but yourself.
How about the scouts?

If your opponent has a manufactory then they're pointless because sakata mk II destroys scouts no matter what army size they are. In medium numbers infantry are good counter if you only have an outpost.
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But they are good against romans, tanks.

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Likewise, every unit has a counter. Which is why it is best to cover each other units' weaknesses before attacking.

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Personally I think Phantoms are better against the units you just said dudeguy.

Jerry, could you refrain from posting so much?

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Aha looks who's talkin. you've made over 10000 posts firetail why should i? (lol jk). I'll try but i don't really have anything else to do.

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Yes, well phantoms can be pricey.

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Well, let's have a debate.
Are groditz/phantoms worth how much resources it takes to make them?

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I'm not a groditz guy. In a mass against infantry, they prevail. Also, recently, I find phantoms are very tough.

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Groditz are owned by tanks, phantoms, and missles.
Mass groditz is easily countered by one black queen.

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Well what do groditz own? Well, romans.

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Groditz own infantry.
They're good backup defense units.

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Their good just for support. Get some tanks, air units, a dozen marines and you got a decent offense.

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And your opponent gets some hovertanks, chronite tanks, and sakatas and you can an even better defence.

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Hover tanks and Sakatas are probably the strongest combo.

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