The Dark Archon is a lategame protoss spellcaster. Can cast Feedback. Can be upgraded to use Maelstrom and Mind Control.
Dark Archon's spells have pretty niche uses: Feedback and Mind Control are primarily useful against powerful single enemy targets, while Mealstrom is effective against groups of enemy Biological units.
Unit Information Edit
Type: Armored - Psionic - Massive - Hover
Cost: 250 200 4
Build time: 17 seconds
Energy: 50/200 (Can be upgraded to 62/250 by researching Khaydarin Amulet)
Movement Speed: 2.81
Built from: 2 Dark Templars using Merge
|Energy: 50 |
Drains all energy from target unit and deals an amount of damage to the unit equal to the value of the energy drained
|Energy: 100 |
Effect Radius: 2.3
Duration: 10 seconds
Immobilizes a group of enemy biological units for 10 seconds.
|Energy: 150 |
Permanently converts targeted unit to player control. Drains all shield from the Dark Archon.
|Cost: 100 100 |
Research Time: 83 seconds
Allows Dark Archons to use the Maelstrom ability. Biological units caught in the maelstrom are immobilized for a short period.Researched from Templar Archives.
|Cost: 200 200 |
Research Time: 100 seconds
Allows Dark Archons to use the Mind Control ability. This ability will fully deplete the Dark Archon's shields in order to permanently give the player control over the targeted unit.Researched from Templar Archives.
|Cost: 150 150 |
Research Time: 138 seconds
Increases the starting energy of High Templar and Dark Archons by 12, and increases their maximum energy by 50.Researched from Templar Archives.
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