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Fast Roach Warren Builds - Comparison (All Matchups)

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This article covers openings and build orders using fast Roaches, primarily those with a Roach Warren put down before your fast Hatchery.

Essential Purpose of Fast Roaches[edit]

  • Applying fast and comparatively strong pressure.
  • Expand Safely.


Comparison between different openings using fast Roaches.

General Build Orders[edit]


(Explain the pros and cons of the different builds compared to one another here)

5 Roach Rush VS 7 Roach Rush[edit]

Match-up Specific Openings & Concepts[edit]

Vs. Protoss

Vs. Protoss[edit]

Implications of the ZvP match-up to Fast Roach Warren Builds.

Vs. Terran[edit]

Implications of the ZvT match-up to Fast Roach Warren Builds.

Vs. Zerg[edit]

Implications of the ZvZ match-up to Fast Roach Warren Builds.