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Damage Type

From Liquipedia StarCraft Brood War Wiki

There are three damage types in StarCraft: Normal, Concussion, and Explosive. Each damage type has different properties. Protoss shields always take full damage.

Normal[edit]

Normal damage deals equal damage to all unit sizes. The units that have this damage type are:

Terran

Zerg

Protoss

Concussive[edit]

Concussive damage deals full damage against small units, 50% against medium units, and 25% against large units. The units that have this damage type are:

Terran

Explosive[edit]

Explosive damage deals full damage against large units, 75% against medium units, and 50% against small units. The units that have this damage type are:

Terran

Zerg

Protoss