Category Archives: Replay Spotlight

Replay Spotlight: Railgan vs GuSty

Fan Replays This week’s replay is from long-time Sc2ReplayStats user Railgan who has over 4,000 replays uploaded. Most recently known for playing two games of StarCraft II at once, Railgan is a regular member of the Sc2ReplayStats Discord and sent us several replays to look over for the Replay Spotlight. I didn’t watch the replay in advance, but […]

Replay Spotlight: Playing SC2 with only Broodwar Units

Playing Playing SC2 with only Broodwar Units! With the excitement surrounding the announcement of StarCraft Remastered I wanted to write a post that paid homage to the original. I tossed a few ideas around, but ultimately decided I wanted to try a game of StarCraft II where both players only used units that exited in Brood […]

Replay Spotlight: Improving by Statistics, Part Two

Improving by Statistics – Part Two If you didn’t see part one, check it out here: http://sc2replaystats.com/blog/archives/1629   At the end of the last episode I said I would focus on my three statistically weak points and play the Training Center’s recommended 30 games per week and then report on my progress.   What a journey it was! […]

Replay Spotlight: Improving by Statistics

Improving by Statistics   After a 4-month hiatus, Replay Spotlights return! In Replay Spotlight, we take a look at replays based on viewer recommendations. Each episode has a different theme. In this two-part “Improve by Statistics” series, we’ll be taking a look at how you can use Sc2ReplayStats to improve your play and take a […]

Replay Spotlight 9: Bly vs Mana

Bly vs Mana I found this week’s pro replay while searching for recent Grandmaster level games using the Sc2ReplayStats replay search.  It was played for the Gauntlet Season 2 Weekly #1 on Galactic Process. Initially, I was searching for high level games that had cool hero units displayed in the statistics:   But after finding this replay I […]

Replay Spotlight 8: The Raven

The Raven Ketroc vs Vreaks For this week we have Ketroc vs Vreaks: sc2replaystats.com/replay/2971198 A 25 minute TvZ on Prion Terraces, shared with us by sc2hl.com who featured it in their latest Top 5 Community Plays. Fond Memories of Prion This replay starts off with the classical problem of Prion Terraces: How do you stop a Zerg from getting […]

Replay Spotlight 7: Carriers and Cruisers

Carriers and Cruisers Hymirth vs GilTzOkO This week’s show (found using the Sc2ReplayStats.com Replay Search feature to look for Grandmaster games with Carriers) is Hymirth vs GilTzOkO, a 35-minute TvP on Dusk Towers: https://sc2replaystats.com/replay/2953689 An Eye for an Eye The game starts out fun, with our Terran player GilTzOkO proxying a Factory. But our Protoss player Hymirth […]

Replay Spotlight 6: Snute vs Polt from Gauntlet Season 1 Global Finals

  Snute vs Polt This week’s replay comes from our Event’s page, where you can view statistics on replay packs from tournaments like the 2016 WCS Circuit: Summer Championship or our Test Map KotH. This week’s replay comes from the Guantlet Season 1 Global Finals: This replay is game three of the semi-finals between Snute and Polt. You […]

Replay Spotlight 5: Balance Test Map Swarm vs Mech

The Swarm vs Mech For our fifth Replay Spotlight, we’re returning to the Balance Test Mod, this time with a TvZ featuring Mech vs the Swarm: https://sc2replaystats.com/replay/3713483 A standard beginning The game starts off like many TvZ games do: a group of Hellions and Reapers pick off a Drone or two before being driven off by […]