Brotips – Protoss tips from a Protoss newbie, Episode 1

In homage to @mycotoxin_zerg‘s excellent blog zergnewbs, I’ll be doing a StarCraft 2 themed segment on this blog called Brotips. It will chronicle the painful journey as I attempt to being a Gold-level Zerg player to being a Gold (or higher?) league Protoss player. I will be evaluating my game performance, talking about the difference between Protoss and Zerg play (as far…

Heart of the Swarm Map Preview #2

As I mentioned before, I’m a guest writer on the excellent web site http://www.RTSGuru.com. My first series for these fine people consists of speculation, based on terrain, as as to the quality of these maps, and how they may effect games played upon them. My second article in this series is about the new “Jungle”…

eSports, Dawn of War 2, and StarCraft, part 1

Well, I’ve recently decided to try what I’m calling the “Dawn of War 2 Challenge.” That is, on Sunday, I decided that I would attempt to play Dawn of War 2 for 2 weeks to give it a fair shake against the juggernaut that is StarCraft 2. I’ll come back to this later. For the…