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[e][h]Legacy of the Void
The Essence of Eternity
Mission Information
Mission Objective

The Essence of Eternity is a mission in the Legacy of the Void's Epilogue Campaign. In this mission you plays as Terran. Using Raynor's Raiders' army your primary objective is defend Sarah Kerrigan from being attacked and killed, with the help of Zagara's Swarm and Artanis' Legions.

Primary Objectives[edit]

  • Hold out until the transfer is complete
  • Kerrigan must survive

Bonus Objectives[edit]

  • Ensure the Protoss survive
  • Ensure the Zerg survive

Guide[edit]

Research and Upgrades[edit]

In this mission, Raynor have access to every mercenary units, and the following researchs and upgrades:

Protoss Research[edit]

Orbital Depots
 10
Researched from: Laboratory Console
Supply Depots are built instantly.
Automated Refinery
 15
Researched from: Laboratory Console
Refinery no longer requires SCVs to harvest vespene gas.
 20
Researched from: Laboratory Console
Requires: Starport with Tech Lab
Detector. Can Irradiate enemy units and repair nearby friendly mechanical units.
 25
Researched from: Laboratory Console
Combines Tech Lab and Reactor allowing two units of any type to be trained simultaneously.

Zerg Research[edit]

Shrike Turret
 5
Researched from: Laboratory Console
Outfits all Bunkers with an automated turret. Attacks air and ground units.
Fortified Bunker
 5
Researched from: Laboratory Console
Bunkers gain 150 life.
 10
Researched from: Laboratory Console
Requires: Engineering Bay
Command Center can be upgraded with Twin Ibiks Cannon and extra armor. Can no longer lift off.

Bulding Upgrades[edit]

Projectile Accelerator
Credits : 40,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Increases the range of all units in the Bunker by 1.
Neosteel Bunker
Credits : 50,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Increases the number of Bunker slots by 2.
Fire-Suppression System
Credits : 90,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Requires: 12 missions completed
All structure fires are automatically put out and all structures automatically repair themselves to 50% life.

Infantry Upgrades[edit]

Credits : 50,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Grants the Stimpack ability. Marine takes 10 damage then moves and fires 50% faster for 15 seconds.
Credits : 60,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Increases Marine life by 10.
Stabilizer Medpacks
Credits : 105,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Medics heal 25% faster using 33% less energy per heal.
G-4 Clusterbomb
Credits : 75,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Anti-personnel charge with large blast radius. Reapers eject smaller payloads in a radius for increased damage.
Credits : 70,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Marauder attack slows all units in target area.
Kinetic Foam
Credits : 90,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Marauders gain +25 life.

Vehicles Upgrades[edit]

Replenishable Magazine
Credits : 60,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Vultures can replenish mines in the field at a cost of 15 minerals per mine.
Ares-Class Targeting System
Credits : 80,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Goliaths gain +3 missile and +1 cannon range.
Shaped Blast
Credits : 140,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Siege Tank's Crucio Shock Cannon deals 75% less damage to friendly units.

Starships Upgrades[edit]

Advanced Healing AI
Credits : 115,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Medivacs can heal two targets at once.
Ripwave Missiles
Credits : 75,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Viking missiles do area damage.
Shockwave Missile Battery
Credits : 110,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Banshee attack fires multiple missile bursts in a straight line.

Dominion Upgrades[edit]

Psionic Lash
Credits : 100,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Spectre are able to use Psionic Lash. Deals 200 damage to target unit.
Nyx-Class Cloaking Module
Credits : 125,000
Researched from: Armory Console
Spectre's cloak no longer requires energy.

Achievements[edit]

The Essence of Eternity
Complete "The Essence of Eternity" mission in the Legacy of the Void campaign. 10
Xel'Naga Lifeguard
Complete "The Essence of Eternity" mission without allowing Kerrigan's life to drop below 1500. 10
Praise the Sun!
Kill 60 enemy units with Kerrigan's Celestial Beam in "The Essence of Eternity" mission on Normal difficulty. 10
Brutal Guide for Xel'Naga Lifeguard and Praise the Sun! Achievements
Purity of Purpose
Complete the "The Essence of Eternity" mission while killing no more than 15 enemy units with Kerrigan's Celestial Beam on Hard difficulty. 10
Guide for Purity of Purpose Achievement