Colors are used to distinguish different players in StarCraft and StarCraft II.


Player Number Color Terran Name Zerg Name Protoss Name
1 Red Elite Guard Tiamat Brood Ara Tribe
2 Blue Mar Sara Surtur Brood Sargas Tribe
3 Teal (most common hero color) Kel-Morian Combine Fenris Brood Akilae Tribe
4 Purple Antiga Jormungand Brood Furinax Tribe
5 Orange Delta Squadron Garm Brood Auriga Tribe
6 Brown (green in desert maps) Omega Squadron (StarCraft), Atlas Wing (Brood War) Grendel Brood Venatir Tribe
7 White (green on ice maps) Alpha Squadron (StarCraft), Cronus Wing (Brood War) Baelrog Brood Shelak Tribe
8 Yellow Epsilon Squadron Leviathan Brood Velari Tribe

StarCraft II

Players will be able to choose their color before a match starts.[1]

As of June 2009 the following eight player colors were available: red, orange, yellow, green, teal, blue, purple and white.[2]


  1. You can choose your color before the match starts. Cydra. 2009-04-20. LET US CHOOSE OUR COLOR! StarCraft II General Discussion Forum. Accessed 2009-04-20.
  2. StarCraft Legacy staff. 2009-06-29. June 22, 2009 StarCraft II Review . StarCraft Legacy. Accessed 2009-06-29.
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