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drone is the zerg worker unit in .
Game Unit Edit
Drones are rallied separately from other units with the "G" key, which can be combined with
automine. Unlike their predecessors, they no longer have a ranged attack.
Unlike most other zerg ground units, drones do not gain a speed boost on
Upgrades and Abilities Edit
+1 bonus to armor per level for zerg ground units.
The drone morphs into structures and harvests
minerals and vespene gas. Idle drones can be selected by pushing F1.
Applies your currently selected
decal to the terrain at the target location. Creates one charge every minute for a maximum of five charges. Each player may have only five sprays on the map at a time.
Heart of the Swarm Edit
Kerrigan reaches a certain level in the campaign, drones can be morphed in pairs if Kerrigan selects Heart of the Swarm Twin Drones.
Co-op Missions Edit
Co-op Missions, all zerg commanders use drones as their worker unit. Zagara's drones use the Leviathan's Brood skin and starts from Level 1 with the ability to morph pairs in one larva.
Zagara has a 100
control maximum, but her combat units cost 30% less resources and morph 30% faster.
Drones morph in pairs and requires 0.5 control each.
Larvaes spawns 60% faster.
Queens supply cost reduced from 2 to 1.
The following section contains information from a previous version of StarCraft II which is no longer valid.
The original drone render in
In earlier builds of
StarCraft II, drones were not required to build defensive structures, such a role having been taken over by the queen. Drones have regained their ability to create defensive structures.