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** One of the most efficient ways to win the final Protoss mission where the Hybrids swarm you in waves is to build a fleet of Phoenix and use their Graviton Beams to levitate the Hybrids, taking them out of the fight and making it easy for your other units to focus fire them down. Remedied in ''Legacy of the Void'', where they're tagged as [[ContractualBossImmunity Heroic]] and therefore immune to many abilities, such as Graviton Beam, and are merely slowed down by Shadow Charge, instead of stunned.

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** One of the most efficient ways to win the final Protoss mission in ''Wings of Liberty'' where the Hybrids swarm you in waves is to build a fleet of Phoenix and use their Graviton Beams to levitate the Hybrids, taking them out of the fight and making it easy for your other units to focus fire them down. Remedied in ''Legacy of the Void'', where they're tagged as [[ContractualBossImmunity Heroic]] and therefore immune to many abilities, such as Graviton Beam, and are merely slowed down by Shadow Charge, instead of stunned.


* TookALevelInBadass: In ''Starcraft II'' you encounter critters that can fight back. Ursadons in particular go from harmless polar bears to large yeti-like beings that must be hunted down as a mission objective in ''Heart of the Swarm''. Not that [[BadassAdorable polar bears]] were ever harmless, mind you...

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* TookALevelInBadass: In ''Starcraft II'' you encounter critters that can fight back. Ursadons in particular go from harmless big and cuddly polar bears to large yeti-like bear-like beings to towering yetis that must be hunted down as can fight a small pack of zerglings and win, and hunting them for their valuable genetic essence is a mission objective in ''Heart of the Swarm''. Not that [[BadassAdorable polar bears]] were ever harmless, mind you...Swarm''.


* ChronicBackstabbingDisorder: First he sided with the UED against the Dominion (for which even Admiral [=DuGalle=] called him a turncoat and a traitor), then he betrayed the UED to the Zerg, then he abandoned Kerrigan to the three-pronged attack by the Dominion, the UED, and the Protoss. He later sides with the Dominion and the Tal'darim that were stationed below Skygirr Station. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], he was actually serving [[GodOfEvil Amon]] all along.

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* ChronicBackstabbingDisorder: First he sided with the UED against the Dominion (for which even Admiral [=DuGalle=] called him a turncoat and a traitor), then he betrayed the UED to the Zerg, then he abandoned Kerrigan to the three-pronged attack by the Dominion, the UED, and the Protoss. He later sides with helps Valerian and Raynor through the Dominion Moebius Foundation, then betrays them to Arcturus and the Tal'darim that were stationed below Skygirr Station. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], Dominion, then is revealed to have been just using them for their resources in the nam of his research. However, this trope is ultimately subverted -- he was actually serving [[GodOfEvil Amon]] loyal to Amon all along.along and just manipulating other factions to further his plans.

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* AdvancingBossOfDoom: A giant can of psionic whoop-ass that slowly advances on your base until it can ruin your day single-handedly. If you manage to fend him off, he just teleports back to his base to come at you again some minutes later, and he gets stronger every time it happens.


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* PowerFloats: He's essentially a [[KingMook beefed-up]] [[DegradedBoss Hybrid Destroyer]], and just like them he moves around floating a short distance above the ground.


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* PowerFloats: Being Protoss-derived psionics, Destroyers eschew walking in favor of floating some feet above the ground.


* MightyGlacier: This guy is ''slow'' but hits like a freight train that hooks up an additional carriage each time you beat him back.



* WeaksauceWeakness: He's a caster-type enemy with a large energy pool fought in the same mission that introduces Protoss High Templars into the mini-campaign. High Templars have the [[AntiMagic Feedback]] ability, a single use of which is enough to take down Maar's shields and prevent him from doing anything but use his basic attack.

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* WeaksauceWeakness: He's a caster-type enemy with a large energy pool fought in the same mission that introduces Protoss High Templars into the mini-campaign. High Templars have the [[AntiMagic [[ManaBurn Feedback]] ability, a single use of which is enough to take down Maar's shields and prevent him from doing anything but use his basic attack.

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* WeaksauceWeakness: He's a caster-type enemy with a large energy pool fought in the same mission that introduces Protoss High Templars into the mini-campaign. High Templars have the [[AntiMagic Feedback]] ability, a single use of which is enough to take down Maar's shields and prevent him from doing anything but use his basic attack.


* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: [[spoiler:WordOfGod is that he initially wanted to become a Xel'naga, but later came to regret it when he discovered that being a god wasn't all it was cracked up to be. The Xel'naga cycle involves them seeding life around the universe, and then they spend their lives sleeping until it's time to pass their power (and life force) onto a new generation of Xel'naga.]]


* BlueAndOrangeMorality: [[spoiler:He sees the Xel'naga's cycle of rebirth into races as a defiance of the natural order of existence. His solution? ''Kill everything'', so that with no new races for them to reincarnate into, the cycle will end.]]


* EldritchAbomination: This thing is MUCH more powerful than Amon.


* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler:The Hybrids have been wiped out as of the end of the main ''Legacy of the Void'' campaign, outside of a few Void Thrashers that appear in the epilogue]].

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* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler:The Hybrids have been wiped out as of the end of the main ''Legacy of the Void'' campaign, outside of a few Void Thrashers that appear in the epilogue]].campaign]].



* EliteMook: Without question, the most powerful of Amon's minions of all.

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* EliteMook: Without question, the most powerful of Amon's minions of all.minions.


* TheDreaded: Everyone who learns about them is terrified of the very idea of them existing.

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* TheDreaded: Everyone who learns about them is terrified of the very idea of them existing. Even the ''zerg'' consider them abominations.


* BondVillainStupidity: [[spoiler: By imprisoning Ouros, but not keeping an close eye on him. Ouros managed to inform Zeratul on how to undermine Amon and eventually banish him back to the Void. Made worse in the epilogue, where Ouros managed to call out to Kerrigan to rescue him. Kerrigan answered, together with the terrans and protoss as backup.]]



* EvilIsHammy: The way that he speaks, it's already a sign that he's hungry for massive scenery devouring action.



* GenericDoomsdayVillain: Came out as this in the first two ''Starcraft II'' campaigns, where very little was known about him aside from the fact he is antagonistic to pretty much everyone, really powerful and wants to destroy all life in the Universe. ''Legacy of the Void'' eventually gives him a bit more backstory and fleshes out his motivations.


An extremely powerful Hybrid that has a ridiculous attack range.

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An extremely powerful Hybrid Void entity that has a ridiculous attack range.



* EliteMook: Without question, the most powerful Hybrid of all.

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* EliteMook: Without question, the most powerful Hybrid of Amon's minions of all.


* ItsPersonal: Though he despises ''all'' life in general, he has particular hatred for the Protoss - mainly because they rebelled against him.

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* ItsPersonal: Though he despises ''all'' non-Hybrid life in general, he has harbors particular hatred for the Protoss - mainly because they rebelled against him.him and drove him off Aiur.



* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: [[spoiler:WordOfGod is that he initially wanted to become a Xel'naga, but later came to regret it when he discovered that being a god wasn't all it was cracked up to be. The Xel'naga cycle involves them seeding life around the universe, and then they spend their lives sleeping until it's time to pass their power onto a new generation of Xel'naga.]]

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* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: [[spoiler:WordOfGod is that he initially wanted to become a Xel'naga, but later came to regret it when he discovered that being a god wasn't all it was cracked up to be. The Xel'naga cycle involves them seeding life around the universe, and then they spend their lives sleeping until it's time to pass their power (and life force) onto a new generation of Xel'naga.]]


* AffablyEvil: Even when trying to kill the heroes, he acts friendly and personable.


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* FauxAffablyEvil: During ''Brood War'', he acts friendly and personable. "Acts" being the operative word. In ''VideoGame/StarCraftII'' his true personality comes out, and it turns out he has nothing but contempt for everyone in the galaxy.

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