Day[9]TV Dailies

  • Day[9] Daily #676 - Jaedong's inefficient, mass larvae ZvZ style

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    Description So the title to this show sounds CRAZY but hear me out. ZvZ is a matchup generally marked by Roach vs Roach battles. The ways to pull ahead involve subtle maneuvers to pick up slight bits of efficiency: an ...
  • Day[9] Daily #476 – ZvP Mutalisk Transitioning

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    In this daily, Day[9] looks at Ret’s very well executed Mutalisk play in the Zerg versus Protoss matchup. Day[9] also discusses the general idea of transitions and why it can causes a lot of problems in standard gameplay.
  • Day[9] Daily #473 – Nerchio vs BratOK - I'm back!

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    I've been gone for a long time, just taking some time off. But now I'm back, and we're going to get right down into it! Ever since the update with the Queen buff, a lot of the match ups with ...
  • Day[9] Daily #472 – Stephano’s fast max ZvP

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    Day[9] demonstrates a complete ‘how-to’ in regards to Stephano’s 11 minute Roach/Ling max. He continues by looking at proper execution in the early game, common issues, and how one might successfully transition into Infestor or Brood Lord tech in late ...
  • Day[9] Daily #467 – EmpireViolet vs coLGanZi

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    In this daily, Day[9] explores two styles or two players from the Red Bull Battlegrounds tournament. In the first game, he focuses on the counter-attack heavy style of Violet against frontal assault. In the second game, he focuses on GanZi’s ...
  • Day[9] Daily #454 – Leenock vs Parting!

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    Day[9] investigates slightly unorthodox PvZ play between Parting and Leenock. He begins giving an overview of the openings and timings of the attacks. He then goes on to highlight the very odd Zerg transitions and blink harassment which segways gameplay ...
  • Day[9] Daily #447 – Simplifying Builds Pt 2: Your Attempts!

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    Day[9] uses viewer-submitted games to help refine builds and perfect them. We see in each part how he progresses through his concept of groupings to perfect a unique build or simply mimic a player.
  • Day[9] Daily #443 – LiquidSheth vs MStephano

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    In this Daily, I take a look at the ZvZ matchup and I show you guys how we can get past the crazy all-ins we see in the early game and get into some very interesting mid and late game ...
  • Day[9] Daily #442 – Newbie Tuesday: Zerg Builds Made Easy

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    Last week, we discussed the notion of simplifying general build orders! As expected, the masses of Zerg buddies leapt to concern! “What about our precious race,” they cried!
  • Day[9] Daily #422 – LiquidRet ZvP

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    Day[9] analyzes a fairly basic Roach/Hydra/Corrupter ZvP, where Ret constantly trades to keep the Colossi number low. He opens the episode by introducing the concept of "relative timings" and continues to incorporate the idea throughout the show.
  • Day[9] Daily #417 – LiquidTheLittleOne ZvT Craziness

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    Day[9] explores TheLittleOne's crazy style while pointing out that even a crazy game is 90% the same as every other game. Day[9] then introduces 3 rules to live by in crazy game:
  • Day[9] Daily #401 – Funday Monday: 2 Units GONE!

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    In this Funday Monday, players are challenged to play a 1v1 ladder match. In the match, however, players must ask their opponent to choose two Units (that don't start with the same letter and aren't workers) that the player will ...
  • Day[9] Daily #389 – LiquidZenio's Sturdy PvZ!

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    Day[9] analyzes a Protoss versus Zerg game between Wulong and Zenio in which Wulong opens with a brilliant style to buy time for him to reach a powerful late-game composition. Day[9] discusses the importance of being aggressive with a Roach/Hydra ...
  • Day[9] Daily #388 – Stephano's ZvP Brilliance

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    Day[9] analyzes Stephano’s use of aggression to combat coin-flip scenarios wherein Stephano is able to both defend against all possible attacks and create windows to Drone safely. Day[9] explains his build which focuses on transitioning from an aggressive mineral-focuses style ...
  • Day[9] Daily #376 – ZvP - Idra vs Huk: Starving Your Opponent

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] analyzes a unique strategy used by IdrA in a Zerg versus Protoss game against HuK. Day[9] analyzes IdrA’s anaconda-like approach as he contains and starves his opponent.
  • 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 #338 – LiquidRet vs dNaniwa

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    Day[9] investigates Ret's amazing playstyle and reveals that, while Ret's strategy and builds are fairly standard, his mechanics and subtle decision-making really pushes him ahead.
  • Day[9] Daily #335 – oGsMC vs Sen Half and Half

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    In this half and half, Day[9] analyzes a game between Sen and MC. He takes turns analyzing the game from each player's perspective to increase understanding.
  • Day[9] Daily #330 – Socke vs Sheth ZvP

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    In this Choose Your Own Adventure episode, Day[9] ultimately ends up casting a game between Socke and Sheth. In the cast, he focuses on the ZvP matchup in a general sense.
  • Day[9] Daily #329 – MorroW vs Select

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    [NO THUMBNAIL] Day[9] focuses on standard Zerg play, discussing important elements such as economy management, strategic analysis, and dealing with drops. He demonstrates how to keep your focus in the ZvT matchup.