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"Quit hoggin' all the fun, Jimmy. Lemme try out these shredder grenades..."

Shredder grenades are a type of terran fragmentation grenade.[1][2]

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This article or section contains information derived from Co-op Missions, and should not be considered part of the official StarCraft storyline.

Shredder grenades could be upgraded with KD9a Implosion Cores in order to draw enemies into its center of mass. They could also be upgraded with shells made of vanadium to increase their effectiveness.[3]

Game Effect[]

Wings of Liberty[]

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Throw Shredder Grenade

Tychus Findlay can dish out 200 damage in an area of effect. Does not affect friendly units.

Hotkey T
Cooldown 20 seconds

Co-op Missions[]

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Shredder Grenade

Deals 75 damage to enemy units in the target area. Has a radius of 4 by default.

Technical Recruiter: Reduces the Shredder Grenade cooldown by 35%.

Hotkey Q
Range 7
Cooldown 20 (13 with Technical Recruiter) seconds
Mastery: -0.2 seconds per Tychus Shredder Grenade Cooldown mastery point. Down to a minimum 14 (7 with Technical Recruiter) seconds

Heroes of the Storm[]

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The following section contains information from Heroes of the Storm and is not canon to StarCraft continuity

Shredder grenades appear as one of Tychus Findlay's abilities in Heroes of the Storm.[4]


  1. Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. (Activision Blizzard). PC. Mission: Wings of Liberty, Belly of the Beast (in English). 2010-07-27.
  2. Jurgens-Fyhrie, Gavin. "Just an Overlord." (March 21, 2013). Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft Lore: Just an Overlord Accessed 2013-03-21.
  3. Blizzard Entertainment. Co-op Missions. (Activision Blizzard). PC. Tychus Findlay (in English). 2018.
  4. Blizzard Entertainment. Heroes of the Storm (Blizzard Entertainment) (in English). June 2, 2015