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"Had a kid. He was gifted they said."
Johnny Raynor
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Biographical
Died

2498 (supposed death)

Physical
Race

Terran

Gender

Male

Political
Affiliation

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Ghost Program?
Occupation

Ghost trainee?

Family and
Relatives

John Raynor,[1] called Johnny,[2] was the son of Lidya and Jim Raynor.

BiographyEdit

John Raynor was raised on Mar Sara. He scored highly on a psionic evaluation at a young age[1] and so was considered "gifted".[3] As a result, the Tarsonis Institute of Health and Research invited John to attend trials to develop his psionic potential, reminding the parents that it was their duty to send him. Jim Raynor did not trust the Confederacy; Lidya thought this was a good opportunity for John, and that Jim's judgement was clouded by the past. Eventually, John was sent to the school.[1]

Months later,[3] the institute sent the Raynors a letter, saying that John had died in a shuttle accident. Lidya blamed herself and eventually died of grief.[1]

NotesEdit

Writer and journalist Matthew W. Quinn planned on pitching a novel to Blizzard Entertainment before material from Heart of the Swarm and lack of solicitation shot it down. John was expected to make an appearance in it.[4]

Chris Metzen has not ruled out continuing John's story, such as him being a ghost under the Dominion. However, there are currently no plans to do so.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Metzen, Chris (w), Hector Sevilla (p, i). "Homecoming." In StarCraft: Frontline: Volume 4 (paperback binding), pp. 6-27. Tokyopop, October 1, 2009. ISBN 978-1427-81698-6.
  2. Rosenberg, Aaron. StarCraft: Queen of Blades. New York, London, Toronto and Sydney: Pocket Star Books, May 2006. ISBN 0-7434-7133-4.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Grubb, Jeff (February 27, 2001). StarCraft: Liberty's Crusade. Simon & Schuster (Pocket Star). ISBN 978-0671-04148-9.
  4. 2011-06-08, Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm" Trailer Is Up. The World According to Quinn, accessed on 2011-07-13
  5. 2011-10-22, BlizzCon 2011 - Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm - Campaign and Lore Panel (Full). YouTube, accessed on 2011-11-07

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