The flash grenade (or flashbang grenade) is a type of terran ordnance designed to damage the retinas and/or photo-optic receptors of a target. This is achieved by emitting a burst of light in the visible and ultraviolet parts of the spectrum. Not even polarized visors of CMC armor can protect a terran from its effects. The technology behind flash grenades is far older then that Terran Confederacy.
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Stuns and disables enemy ground unit and air units in area of effect for 5 seconds. Massive units and friendly units are immune.
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- ↑ StarCraft Ghost information. StarCraft: Ghost Wallpaper. Artist: Blizzard Entertainment. Accessed 2008-01-26.