Late Game

What does late game mean?

Later stages of a game

A term that refers to the late stages of a game that conclude when the game ends.

In StarCraft 2, late game takes place after the mid game period and ends when the game ends.

In Hearthstone, the late game period refers to turns 9 and later of the game. The late game comes after the "mid game," which begins after the "early game."


I need help with my late game play, it's brutal

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Updated January 14, 2015

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