Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough Mission 5: The Devil's Playground

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Mission 5: The Devil's Playground

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 35

This mission has the objective of getting 8000 minerals OR killing the enemy base. There are 2 ways of doing it: Making an army, killing everything or just using the new unit in this mission: the reapers, to collect all the minerals.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 36

Putting this barracks in this possition will give you control of a few SCVs and a command centre.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 37

Also there is a trick to this mission, every now and then there will be lava flood, so mae sure your buildings and army/SCVs are in the high ground.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 38

After you get that set of SCVs, make one go to the right and you will take control of a few reapers.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 39

There are mineral pickups on the cliffs, remember to get them.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 40

After the lava has diminished, land your command center over here and start mining.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 41

The other command center you want to land over here and start mining with the SCVs you start the mission with.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 42

Get your reapers to over here for the minerals. You will also get 2-3 reapers for free when the timer reaches 2:30.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 43

The next place you want your reapers to go to is here.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 44

Third place.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 45

Fourth place.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 46

More minirals above the fourth place.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 47

This is the next area, you can go to here from the left or the right. I recommend the left way as it's a bit safer.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 48

This is the left way, there are a few pickups here.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 49

You want to get to over here next and make sure you kill the zerg from the high ground as they won't be able to attack you if all of your units are up there.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 50

When you kill the hatchery 3 mineral crates should fall to the ground. Make sure you kill the broodlings before they destroy you as well.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 51

Get one reaper to the brutalisk here.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 52

Disengage after getting the first mineral and then get the one above him.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 53

After doing so try going counter-clockwise and getting the one to the left. Go for the one bellow him as well, but it might be impossible. I didn't manage to get it.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 54

With your main reaper force you will want to continue going right.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 55

Destroy this hatchery as well and get the minerals.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 56

After doing so there are more mineral pickups north.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 57

Above that area there are even more pickups. After getting them you should have the missionl completed.

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Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty Walkthrough - Starcraft 2-Wings-of-Liberty 58

After completing this mission, make sure to get the other 2 marine and medic upgrades. You should have all of them by now.

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