What is WOL short for in StarCraft 2?

Wings of Liberty

StarCraft2 players use WOL as shorthand for Wings of Liberty - the subtitle to the base version of SC2. Most often, players use this acronym in forums and strategy guides, when distinguishing between content (and strategies) available in the base version of SC2 and its various expansions.

Those expansions include:

  • HotS: Heart of the Swarm
  • LotV: Legacy of the Void
  • NCO: Nova Covert Ops


The Protoss Deathball was OP in WOL late game
Yeah, but I think they've nerfed it too hard recently
An SC2 player who recently played the WOL campaign
An SC2 player who recently played the WOL campaign

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Updated September 19, 2023

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