Gary is a marine formerly of the Terran Dominion.


Turan took part in the Battle of Adena, after an illicit operation prompted by Commander Naderi resulted in Dominion ground forces coming under attack by the zerg of the renegade Broodmother Niadra, and being forced to ally with Daelaam forces under Admiral Urun for mutual survival. During the battle, Elms told the surviving marines that the zerg were planning an ambush, and that they had to stop them. They descended into the caves, in spite of Gary's protests, and encountered a group of infestors that attempted to implant larva into the marines. While the one on Elms was fought off Gary had one implanted in his suit. Gary protested when Elms began to give orders, but she told him that they needed to stop the zerg. Gary watched their six with Contreras as the marines descended into the caverns.

Soon the marines encountered a large swarm of zerg hiding in the caves. The marines retreated, with Elms revealing to them that their operation was illegal and made to make Naderi and Captain Hogarth rich. The marines manages to escape the caves, and the sacrifice of Urun and his protoss allowed Elms and the terrans time to rush toward a nearby dropship. However, Niadra sent her brood to hunt them down.[1] The group contacted Captain Hogarth, but when he realized that the squad had not retrieved the jorium, he cut communications and left orbit. Pounding his hands together, Gary declared that he could talk some sense into the captain, and as they sprinted across the surface, he kept attempting to do so. Turan eventually told him to give it up, and Gary did so, conceding that the ship had left orbit. By this stage, the terrans had reached a structure that they'd cut through to reach the dropship on the other side.

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Gary, possibly a larva host

The zerg attacked, but they managed to escape through a shipping hangar. By this stage, possibly as a side effect of the larva, Gary's right ear was bleeding and his eyes were moving in opposite directions, along with dark circles forming under his eyes showing signs, akin to sleep deprivation. His squad mates didn't appear to notice however. He offered to aid Elms, but Elms paired with Yong, battling through another group of infestors. Making it to the far side of the structure, Gary and Turan used their C-14 rifles to blow down a blast door, giving them a clear run for the dropship.

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Gary's attacked by a zergling

As they sprinted for the craft, Gary was attacked by a zergling, but Elms used her own rifle as a club and killed it, saving him. All the survivors made it onto the craft, but they were surrounded by the zerg. Yong managed to pilot them to safety. In the cargo hold, Gary found a cache of jorium. A dispondant Turan stated that there was no way they could go back to the Dominion now, but Gary (still bleeding from his right ear) pointed out that they could sell the jorium for a fortune.[2]


  1. Watrous, Valerie (w), Manual, Garcia (i) and Javir Mena (c). (January 5th, 2018). StarCraft II: Shadow Wars: Part 5. Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft II: Shadow Wars: Part 5 Accessed 2018-01-07.
  2. Watrous, Valerie (w), Sepulveda, Miguel (i) and Javir Mena (c). (February 3rd, 2018). StarCraft II: Shadow Wars: Part 6. Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft II: Shadow Wars: Part 6 Accessed 2018-02-03.