Fandom

StarCraft Wiki

Glaive wurm

6,674pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Mutalisk SC1 AnimHead1

A mutalisk extruding a glaive wurm

The glaive wurm, or glave wurm, is a semi-sentient[1] parasite utilized by mutalisks. Mutalisks attack by firing the parasites[2] with great force.[1] The parasites may bounce off and strike multiple targets while disintegrating explosively.[2]

The glaive wurms are launched from a mutalisk's modified ovipositor.[3] They trace their origins to the glave parasite, which bonded with the mantis screamers prior to their assimilation by the zerg.[1]

NotesEdit

The following section contains information from a previous version of StarCraft which is no longer valid.

The glaive wurm was originally intended as a queen weapon during pre-release versions of StarCraft.[4] It ended up being used as the primary weapon of the mutalisk.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2014-09-25, Mutalisk Science. Blizzard Entertainment, accessed on 2014-09-27
  2. 2.0 2.1 Mutalisk. StarCraft Compendium. Accessed 2008-08-24.
  3. Bogdanove, Kal-El. "Frenzy." (Feb. 28, 2013). Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft Lore: Frenzy Accessed 2013-02-28.
  4. Underwood, Peter, Bill Roper, Chris Metzen and Jeffrey Vaughn. StarCraft (Manual). Irvine, Calif.: Blizzard Entertainment, 1998.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki