Starcraft:BW Start location help

LurkerAspect

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Hi there!

So my googling skills are letting me down this time; I thought I'd pick your brains to see if anyone knows a solution to this problem.

My mates and I love playing a good game of Starcraft: Brood War every so often, but the biggest issue we face is that whenever we try to play a game vs the computers, we spawn in random places (regardless of selected mode - like top vs bottom), which usually means one of us is screwed right from the start thanks to the computer's powerful early rushes.

Is it at all possible to start next to one another without creating a UMS map? Any help is appreciated!

BONUS QUESTION:
How do I convince my mates that faster is a better game speed than fast? They get anxious that it'll make the game harder, whilst I suffer playing in slow-mo!
 

tom_mai78101

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Or just keep sending a scout unit and each of you must distract each of the computers.
 
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