This article is about the protoss structure. For the xel'naga-crafted observation structure, see
observatory is a protoss structure. It is required for the warping and upgrading of observers.
The protoss consider history to be of vital importance, and even during the
Aeon of Strife scribes recorded the wars and their heroes for future reference. The observatory is a modern refinement of the ancient library, where data gathered by observers is recorded and cataloged.
Game Structure Edit
Research Upgrades Edit
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+1 armor bonus to shields per level for all units and structures.
StarCraft alpha, the observatory was known as the "beacon."
StarCraft II Edit
The following section contains information from a previous version of StarCraft II which is no longer valid.
The observatory was a building in early builds of
. It was canceled as of September 2008. StarCraft II
The observatory was used to enable the
robotics facility to warp in observers and was also the center for their upgrades and upgrades for the phase prism.
It appears to have used the same model as the
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