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