Sean Plott

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  • Member since: June 29, 2012
  • Post count: 2452
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  • Day[9] Daily #189 - Newbie Tuesday: Losing to Early Pressure

    Day[9] analyzes the hiccups that many players experience when faced with early pressure from their opponents. He covers how to counter strategies such as marine SCV rushes, fast 4gates, early Void rays, Hellion harass and general early game aggression. He ...
  • Day[9] Daily #188 - Funday Monday with Carrier Rushes! + Funday Monday

    Day[9] does a Daily about Carrier rushes, which includes a bonus episode of HuK playing Funday Monday. Part 1 Part 2 -Do you think that the Carrier rush is a very useful tactic that you would use during a tournament? ...
  • Day[9] Daily #187 - Terran vs Protoss

    Day[9] examines 3 TvP games with differing maps and builds including a replay from Jimpo with a fast Ghost style which is powerful both offensively and defensively.
  • Day[9] Daily #186 - Example of Early Defense PvT

    Day[9] talks about the importance of making workers and holding off early pressure. Part 1 -With the new Warp Gate nerf, are Protoss players going to have to start making more Gateways to stay in low resources? Maybe more standard ...
  • Day[9] Daily #185 – A Normal Daily: Gretorp TvT

    Day[9] looks at a Gretorp TvT game with a fast Banshee opening. Both players use different strategies throughout the early, mid, and late game with Gretorp following up his early Banshees with mass Marauders and rapid expansions. There are some ...
  • Day[9] Daily #184 – Newbie Tuesday #1

    This is the first in the series of Tuesday episodes dedicated to players below the Diamond level. Day[9] examines the common mistakes of Bronze through Platinum level players, shows what to focus on and what not to really worry about ...
  • Day[9] Daily #183 – Funday Monday: No Queens!

    Day[9] introduces the first Funday Monday. The constraint is that the Zerg player is forbidden to make any Queens. Part 1 -For newer Zerg players, should they experiment new and experimental builds or just copy the higher level players like ...
  • Day[9] Daily #182 – Mantra vs incontrol PvP

    Day[9] examines a PvP where one player goes for two quick Gates and manages to get a small Probe lead, following up with an expand while the other player goes for 4 gate Colossus before expanding. Generally good RTS skills, ...
  • Day[9] Daily #181 – HuK Winning Some PvT

    Day[9] discusses a tactic used by HuK involving a fast observer so that the player can see what his opponent is doing and adjust his game play. HuK opens with a 2 gate and a Robotics Facility which allows him ...
  • Day[9] Daily #361 – Stephano vs KiwiKaki

    In this daily, Day[9] explores the concept that placing constraints on a player in a game will inspire creativity. Day[9] analyzes a game between Stephano and KiwiKaki and evaluates how simple constraints that KiwiKaki imposes on himself result in innovative ...
  • Day[9] Daily #360 – Mental Checklist: Exercises

    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 #180 – Still Learning TvZ

    Day[9] continues to learn TvZ, this time studying DIMAGA's replays. Part 1 -We haven"t seen any Hyrdas in the zvts weve watched in the past 2 days... do you think that Mutas are better than Hydras for this matchup.. Is ...
  • Day[9] Daily #179 – Watch me Learn TvZ

    After a long losing streak, Day[9] decides to learn TvZ by watching the replays of FruitSellers (aka cool). He focuses on early game harassment as well as Mid-game strategies. Additionally, he explains how to cope with losing streaks.
  • Day[9] Daily #178 – Socke vs BratOK PvT

    Day[9] examines an interesting PvT game in which Protoss goes Stargate using Void Rays and Phoenixes to pick off Unit structures and SCVs. The game transitions into Templar but still remains interesting as there is a heavy focus on air ...
  • Day[9] Daily #177 – Simple Winning Techniques

    Day[9] teaches the viewer two basic concepts with today's replays. First, if the viewer attempts a strategy, one of the best counters is to not over-think the game; the player should simply go kill his opponent. Second, the viewer should ...
  • Day[9] Daily #359 – Funday Monday: 2v2 Money Dump

    In this Funday Monday, Day[9] showcases audience 2v2 games where, after the five minute mark, one player may only build Units and one player may only expand.
  • Day[9] Daily #176 – TvT: Learning from One-Sided Games

    Day[9] looks at a one-sided TvT to show the viewer how to stay safe while in the lead, and what risks to try to take when behind. Part 1 -More often than not, I find myself unsure if I should ...
  • Day[9] Daily #175 – Adel’s No-Gas PvP

    Day[9] looks at the benefits of not falling into the assumption that the player needs early double gas in Protoss play, and more importantly, how the player can reap the benefits of winning as a result of early game decisions ...
  • Day[9] Daily #174 – Check vs Maka TvZ

    Day[9] looks at a TvZ game with an aggressive Terran opening by Maka, then examines how Check uses Zerg's mobility to take advantage and turn Maka into a turtley Terran. Check proceeds to further use that mobility to slowly break ...
  • Day[9] Daily #173 – Two (very diferent) ZvP games

    Day[9] looks at two unorthodox ZvP's. In the first, Check and HongUn demonstrate the importance of understanding how to play to the map rather than using the same strategy regardless of the map. Day[9] then uses his extra time to ...