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Legacy of the Void Beta Balance Update -- September 17, 2015

Legacy of the Void Beta Balance Update -- September 17, 2015

Below are the latest balance changes for the StarCraft II Legacy of the Void Beta. Let us know what you think once you've gotten a chance to test them out.


  • Chrono boost cooldown increased from 1 to 4 seconds.
  • Chrono boost rate increased from 20% to 22.5%
  • Disruptor cost changed from 100/200 to 150/150.
  • Photon Overcharge duration decreased from 21 to 11 seconds.


  • Calldown: MULE, Calldown: Extra Supplies, and Scanner Sweep now all function as they do in Heart of the Swarm.
  • Cyclone
    • Auto-attack now also hits air units.
    • Increased Lock On Anti-Air damage to 240.
    • Mag-Field Accelerator upgrade changed:
      • 400 +200 armored versus ground.
      • 360 +240 armored versus air.
  • Liberator's Defender Mode requires research again.
    • Cost is 150/150.
    • Research time is 79 seconds.
    • Researched at Starport with Tech Lab


  • Creep now recedes twice as fast.
  • Overlord transport upgrade now only requires an Evolution Chamber.
  • Roach burrow move speed decreased from 3.85 to 3.14.
  • Spawn Larva
    • No longer can be autocast.
    • Multiple casts can now be queued on a single base.

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