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StarCraft 2 Slang

Blizzard's StarCraft was one of the most popular real-time strategy (RTS) games of all time. StarCraft II (SC2) has created a resurgence in the StarCraft community and has also provided a new collection of slang terms. Whether you're just starting out in Bronze league or you've laddered up to Master, it's important to be familiar with StarCraft slang. Below are some of the chat slang terms every StarCraft II player should know.

Slang Term Meaning Votes
Mid gameMiddle phase of a game
PPPause please
vsVersus
GogoGo now
GGAGood game all
GFGGood friggin' game
ggsGood games
ZvTZerg versus Terran
Base raceSimultaneous attacks on enemy bases
TvPTerran versus Protoss
gmGrandmaster
ovieOverlord
lingZergling
RushTo quickly attack and cause damage
KekeKorean laugh
roboRobotics Facility
TiltedAggravated
sc2StarCraft 2
GhostingObserving an enemy player
nukeNuclear missile
blizzBlizzard
NaturalNatural expansion
RTSReal-time strategy
MacroEconomy management skill
TvZTerran versus Zerg
APMActions per minute
raxBarracks
epmEffective actions per minute
chargelotCharge Zealot
GosuHighly skilled
CCCommand Center
BioballBiological unit group
TvTTerran versus Terran
HFHave fun
SpeedlingZergling with Metabolic Boost
LOTVLegacy of the Void
blingBaneling
DTDark templar
PvTProtoss versus Terran
mechMechanical units
GSLGlobal StarCraft League
gglordsBroodlords
tossProtoss
BarcraftBar gathering for StarCraft
BioBiological units
PvPProtoss versus Protoss
WWWell won
HOTSHeart of the Swarm
SkytossProtoss air units
GSTLGlobal StarCraft Team League
FFEForge fast expand
PFPlanetary Fortress
ZvZZerg versus Zerg
ZvPZerg versus Protoss
PvZProtoss versus Zerg
GGLGood game loser
pwnageOwnage
BOBuild order
WOLWings of Liberty
reReplay
MMMMarine, Marauder, Medivac
sc2niteStarCraft 2 tonight?
mutaMutalisks
KekKorean laugh
TPvPZTerran Protoss versus Protoss Zerg