Roach Evolution – StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm
Corpser Roach Evolution
Abathur: Planet Cantar. Concealed protoss facility.
Abathur: Many protoss specimens. Captive scantipede is virulent parasite.
Kerrigan: Well then, why don’t we let it out to play?
Abathur: Implants parasites into host. Erupt from corpse. Essence must be ours. Protoss must not destroy!
Abathur: Essence acquired. Roaches modified with parasitic sequence.
Corpser strain: implants roachling parasite. Erupts from enemy’s corpse.
Kerrigan: Push forward. Leave no survivors.
Kerrigan: Let the roachlings attack the enemy first!
Abathur: Protoss destroyed, scantipede essence secure.
Vile Roach Evolution
Abathur: Planet Mehlus IV. Environment used to guide evolution.
Microbial organisms reproduce within pool.
Generations of roaches ordered to consume. Most … organs sieze up. Die.
Survivors adapted. Formed symbiotic bond with microbes.
New strain: vile roach. Ready for command.
Kerrigan>: I sense protoss forces nearby. Let’s see these new roaches in combat.
Abathur: Vile strain: acid saliva coats enemy. Slows movement, slows attacks.
Immortal: Systems unresponsive. Cannot… attack.
Archon: Remain… focused.
Zealot: Difficult… to move.
Abathur: Vile strain successful. Protoss eliminated.
Must prepare sequences. Returning to evolution pit.
Abathur: Sequences ready for integration. Await decision. Evolution complete.