Tag Archives: SCV

Mining Speed Measurement Methods

Today I’m going to discuss how I measured the mining speed in my previous post, because I didn’t use a stopwatch like some others have. ┬áNo, no, these results are far to important to be tainted by human hand eye … Continue reading

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How Many SCV’s Per Mineral Node

The fastest way to mine minerals is to put three SCV’s on each mineral patch. Three SCV’s will maximize the percentage of time that the mineral patch is being utilized. Any more than 3 SCV’s will not produce any extra … Continue reading

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Precise Measurent Using Map Editor

In my previous post, in order to get accurate measurements of how far an SCV travels over very small time intervals, I used some of the programming features of the map editor. ┬áThis post will not go over the basics … Continue reading

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SCV Acceleration

Below is a graph of the position, velocity, and acceleration of an SCV while it travels from one point to another with a distance of 4 grids between them. The SCV only changes position at every game tick, so the … Continue reading

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Units for Unit Velocity

This article is about units of distance and time for in game units such as SCV’s and Marines. Unfortunately, that may be confusing because the word unit is being used for two different purposes in the same sentence. The different … Continue reading

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