Day9

  • Day[9] Daily #257 – Newbie Tuesday: Refining Mechanics

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] reviews three replays in which players attempt to use hotkey and mechanics concepts explained in Daily #252. Part 1 Watch on Blip
  • Day[9] Daily #256 – Funday Monday: Mass Queen!

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    Funday Monday! The constraint: Players are asked to build Queens constantly throughout the game! In addition, Peruvian pro-gamer CatZ offers his own Funday Monday submission which shows him completing this task at the highest level.
  • Day[9] Daily #255 – Mondragon vs EmpireKas ZvT

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    Day[9] examines a game between Mondragon (Z) and EmpireKas (T). Since his webcam is broken for this episode, Day[9] offers some creative alternatives. The audience sees Kas do a crisp, 3 rax timing against Mondragon where Mondragon almost loses the ...
  • Day[9] Daily #254 – Naama vs DIMAGA ZvT

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    In this "Choose Your Own Adventure" Daily, Day[9] analyzes the Muta/Ling/Bane metagame in the current TvZ match-up. Part 1 Watch on Blip -Balancing your mineral/gas is fairly easy, but when larvae is considered a resource, it feels a bit overwhelming ...
  • Day[9] Daily #253 – Abver vs Mana PvZ

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    Day[9] explains the importance of exercising patience in problem-solving when faced with unorthodox play from an opponent as exemplified by MaNa in this ZvP.
  • Day[9] Daily #252 – Secrets of Hotkeys, APM and Mouse Movement

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    Day[9] analyzes the basic elements of game mechanics including proper usage of the mouse, minimap, and micro from the perspective of Terran and Zerg. Required viewing.
  • Day[9] Daily #251 – Funday Monday: Audience Improv

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    Funday Monday! The constraint: Day[9] mod Marky imposes different casting constraints on Day[9] while he casts random games of all leagues.
  • Day[9] Daily #250 – Top Korean ZvZ

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    Day[9] focuses on early ZvZ timings and openings. He emphasizes connecting early and discusses Mid-game play and reminds the viewer to keep an overarching goal in mind when starting out.
  • Day[9] Daily #249 – KiwiKaki vs XlorD

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    This Daily was inspired by KiWiKaKi, who was talking to Day[9] and said, "Do you want a cool game, dude?" Day[9] offers some general analysis of that game, some wonderful tidbits of wisdom, and demonstrates how a standard game can ...
  • Day[9] Daily #248 – Dealing with Duckload

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    Day[9] takes a look at White-Ra (duckload) and his Protoss style that has been winning him a lot of games recently. He examines the reasons behind this high win rate and demonstrates ways that players of any level can mimic ...
  • Day[9] Daily #247 – Newbie Tuesday: Jinro's TvP Mech

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    Day[9] examines a mech build by Jinro, and explains how to effectively move into mid- to late game mech play. He also emphasizes the importance of transitions, attempting to make the most of Units and not trying to simply brute ...
  • Day[9] Daily #246 – Funday Monday: What Natural Expansion?

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    Funday Monday! The constraint: Players may expand anywhere BUT they cannot take their natural expansion. Ever. In this most unnatural of Dailies, much hilarity ensues.
  • Day[9] Daily #245 – TvT Games on Xel’Naga Caverns!

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    After he saw a brilliant TvT during a GSL game, Day[9] takes a look at 3 games on the same map, Xel'Naga Caverns. He suggests us to improve our game play by watching many games on the same map by ...
  • Day[9] Daily #244 – Sen vs LiquidTyler (NonY) ZvP

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    Day[9] offers a "Choose Your Own Adventure" Daily, in which he guides the audience through a ZvP match between Sen and Nony on the map Xel'Naga Caverns. Day[9] examines the decisions of both players and identifies small leaks in their ...
  • Day[9] Daily #243 – White-Ra vs Naniwa

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    Day[9] takes a look at a few PvP games between NaNiwa and White-Ra with the intention of finding the time and reason that a player starts to take a discernible lead.
  • Day[9] Daily #242 – Newbie Tuesday: Simple ZvZ Build

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    Day[9] looks at a fast Lair-based strategy for ZvZ games, which focuses on building placement, unit placement and timing. This Daily teaches early game survival and transition into the mid-game.
  • Day[9] Daily #241 – Funday Monday: Warp Prisms

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    Funday Monday! The constraint: Players can only attack using Warp Prism harassment until they have at least 3 bases. Part 1 Watch on Blip
  • Day[9] Daily #240 – Morrow vs White-Ra

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    Day[9] analyzes game one from the scReddit Invitational Grand Finals: MorroW vs White-Ra. He demonstrates how Zerg should deal with early timings, such as the 5 gate. Day[9] also demonstrates what to after holding such a push.
  • Day[9] Daily #239 – Choose Your Own Adventure: HuK vs NesTea ZvP

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    Day[9] uses a live voting system to create a 'choose your own adventure' for the live audience. As a result, he analyzes a ZvP late game between HuK and NesTea involving lots of Mutalisk harass and shows the Protoss' counterattack ...
  • Day[9] Daily #238 – Top Korean TvT

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    Day[9] turns his attention to TvT and explains the possible uses of a cloak Banshee in order to control an opponent's Units and force them to the back of the main. He also addresses how patience is key when trying ...
  • MTG:Arena - M19 Drafts (sponsored)

    I've been watching a gooda mount of Ben Stark (from Channel Fireball!) and I think I'm improving at my drafting abilities. My goal will be to 7-x at least one quick draft today :).