Spike pistols are a type of terran firearm. In use by 2479, its ammunition possesses alloys similar to that in slugthrowers and is detectable with the proper device.
By the Great War, good spike pistols could penetrate CMC Powered Combat Suits, whereas contemporary common slugthrowers could not.
- ↑ McNeill, Graham (December 30, 2008). StarCraft: I, Mengsk. Simon & Schuster (Pocket Star). ISBN 978-1-4165-5083-9.
- ↑ Grubb, Jeff. StarCraft: Liberty's Crusade. Pocket Books, February 27, 2001. ISBN 0-671-04148-7.