Ross Harrison is a character made by Blizzard Entertainment for their 2012 April Fool's joke Fledgling Heroes: Blizzard Novels for a New Generation in the novel Ross Harrison and the Secret Academy. He served in the fictious Emperor's Legion against the zerg as the invaded the "Dominion homeworld" of Tarsonis.
Eleven-year old Ross Harrison lived on Tarsonis, the "Dominion homeworld," with his abusive parents. His adoptive mother forced him to eat, sleep and go to school in the bathroom and carry his fat brother in a backpack on forced marches. His adoptive father was a despot and hated crimes "champion".
Ross was identified as special and was offered a scholarship to study at the secret military academy of the Emperor’s Legion, the elite retinue of terran special operatives that his biological parents served with.
Despite emotional problems and a lack of experience, he was put in charge of the Fourth Squad that his biological father used to lead. When all of the Legion's officers and spouses went on an "irresponsible extended holiday", the zerg attacked Tarsonis. Harrison was able to save the planet from annihilation essentially by himself.
- ↑ Blizzard Entertainment. 2012-03-31. Fledgling Heroes: Blizzard Novels for a New Generation: Ross Harrison and the Secret Academy. Blizzard Entertainment. Accessed 2012-04-01.