Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough Char 2: Fire in the Sky

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Char 2: Fire in the Sky

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 455

This is a tricky, and could be a hard, mission. Start off by making drones.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 456

Goal of the mission is to use the scourge nests by placing a creep tumor right next to them.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 457

If you have completed the 2 other planets before this mission, your strategy will be to have 2 queens to make creep tumors and mass zerglings.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 458

I recommend not putting a creep tumor right away, wait for the Gorgon to be a bit closer.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 459

If Char is your first planet, then your strategy would be to get queens and zerglings. Priority would be Upgrades->Queens->Zerglings.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 460

Speaking about upgrades, start your lair and 2 evolution chambers as soon as you can.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 461

The terran will send squads to attack you from time to time. I would recommend making a few spine crawlers for defence.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 462

This here is a defiler corpse.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 463

Use it to gain a level.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 464

Make sure you make as many creep tumors as you can, they are the most crucial thing so far.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 465

Every time you activate a scourge nest, a gorgon dies.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 466

If you're using the mass zergling strategy, make a 3rd hatchery.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 467

If you kill the firebats that are shooting at the air...

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 468

...you will gain small reinforcements.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 469

Going to the south, you will find a few terran buildings with minerals behind them.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 470

And a bit to the right is a command center with minerals and gas.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 471

Explore everywhere, since you will find mineral and gas caches everywhere.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 472

Remember to spread creep, otherwise you will surely lose.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 473

Continue pushing forward to gain access to more scourge nests.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 474

The next defiler remains are to the north-east.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 475

Also, be careful of enemy attacks. I didn't put any spine crawlers and now i'm suffering the consequences.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 476

The last defiler remains are far to the south east.

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 477

If you followed the strategy properly...

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Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Heart-of-the-Swarm 478

...you should win easily.

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