Day9

  • Day[9] Daily #371 – Sase’s PvT Drop Play

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    PvT is widely considered to be the hardest matchup in the game. While Terran has a fairly straightforward time building a Marine, Marauder, Medivac, Ghost, viking mix, Protosses often struggle with clear goals or methods of applying pressure. Sase solves ...
  • Day[9] Daily #370 – Huk vs Aria

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    There’s been quite the buzz about the player Aria. He seems to play a very aggressive style with extremely crisp mechanics. His reaction time is absurd and his general use of compositions is somewhat unusual. With so much excitement in ...
  • Day[9] Daily #369 – SelecT Crushes MVP With Aggression

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    In this Daily, Day[9] analyzes a brilliant Terran vs. Terran match between SeleCT and MVP. Day[9] discusses both players’ strategies and shows how SeleCT’s constant aggression crushes his opponent. This episode also features several viewer attempts to play like NesTea ...
  • Day[9] Daily #365 – Becoming MVP

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    Day[9] focuses on MVP’s incredibly effective non-committal aggression with a Marine-Tank composition. He notes that by being efficient with your units, you are able to conserve and ideally never need to rebuild your army.
  • Day[9] Daily #360 – Mental Checklist: Exercises

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    In this Newbie Tuesday, Day[9] focuses on one of the most important concepts for a player: his or her mental checklist of tasks that must be repeatedly completed throughout a game. To provide an example, Day[9] demonstrates exercises throughout the ...
  • Day[9] Daily #357 – IdrA vs Puma Game #2

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    Day[9] analyzes an extremely long yet very close match between IdrA and Puma in order to highlight how both players were able to stay standard for an unusual amount of time. Day[9] also focuses on ways to rebuild an army ...
  • Day[9] Daily #350 – HuK vs Rain PvT

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    This episode features an incredible game between HuK and Rain. Day[9] returns to basics by providing general insight into both players’ builds, Unit mixes, and Unit positioning.
  • Day[9] Daily #348 – Thorzain vs DRG TvZ

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] investigates the Terran versus Zerg matchup by analyzing a fantastic game between ThorZaiN and DongRaeGu. Day[9] discusses the decision making of both players as the match progresses.
  • Day[9] Daily #346 – Checking Out PvT

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    Day[9] investigates the PvT matchup by looking at several high level games between WhiteRa and DDE. This daily includes overall commentary as well as separate analysis from both the Protoss and Terran perspectives.
  • Day[9] Daily #345 – Queen Inject Timing

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    Day[9] discusses the importance of meticulously working on and fixing one aspect of gameplay at a time while learning. Specifically, Day[9] focuses on Queen inject timing, tackling the problems one might encounter when learning in this fashion and suggesting ways ...
  • Day[9] Daily #337 – Funday Monday: We Have Liftoff!

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    In this Funday Monday (one of Day[9]'s personal favorites), players are challenged to lift off their command center at the start of the game and to land it in another base. Only after the Command Center has been moved are ...
  • Day[9] Daily #336 – LiquidRet vs MouzThorZaIN

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    Day[9] looks into Ret's TvZ style, where he skimps on early game defenses in order to get a very quick Spire for Muta harassment. He reveals that by constantly stretching the Terran army across every corner of his base, Ret ...
  • Day[9] Daily #333 – Half and Half w/ Hasu and FXOsC

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] discusses the importance of learning from both players' points of view when analyzing a game. He takes turns looking at both players' points of view and points out important but easily overlooked nuances.
  • Day[9] Daily #332 – Funday Monday: Planetary Fortress Rushing

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    In this Funday Monday, Day[9] shows off a few games where a brave few struggle to successfully and hilariously implement Planetary Fortress Rushes!
  • Day[9] Daily #331 – MorroW vs DDe TvZ TvZ

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] analyzes DDE's Terran builds used against MorroW in the semifinals of the Shoutcraft Invitational. This daily covers three games featuring Reaper harass, a bunker push, and drops to construct a tactical advantage.
  • Day[9] Daily #326 – Friendday Wednesday with Destiny ZvP

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    Day[9] discusses Destiny's ZvP style in this Friendday Wednesday. They focus primarily on a burrowed Infestor timing to punish a Forge fast expansion build. By using Infested Terrans, Destiny creates a cost efficient Zerg army on par with that of ...
  • Day[9] Daily #322 – Funday Monday: Not a Pylon in Sight

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] In this Funday Monday, Day[9] challenges players to not build any pylons in their main base. Instead, players must use warp prisms, proxies, and pylons all around the map. Day[9] also sheds special insight into the eating habits ...
  • Day[9] Daily #321 – Terran Week: PvT

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] shows a few variations on a build focused around a 3rax, Reactor Starport drop harass opening intended to be used against Protoss.
  • Day[9] Daily #320 – Terran Week: Sjow vs Rain TvT

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] does an extensive Q&A with the chat regarding a TvT between Sjow and Rain, where both players go for a mech-based style of play.
  • Day[9] Daily #319 – Terran Week: TvZ – Less is More

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Many are attracted to the luster of a quirky, new, or unusual play style, but in this episode, Day[9] reveals how a very standard build can be just as effective in the TvZ matchup! Also, Day[9] announces the ...