Photon Cannon

Photon Cannon
Vespene GasNone
Build Time40 Seconds

Photon Cannons are detectors that are usually placed in key locations to protect a Protoss base. It is a highly versatile defense structure, dealing 20 normal damage to both air and ground.


[edit] Game Usage

[edit] Protoss vs Zerg

Fast expanding has become standard play against Zerg. Cannons are placed with the Forge and Gateway.

[edit] Protoss vs Terran

Due to the Siege Tank's long range, cannons are not made in mass against Terran. Cannons in this match up are used to defend Probes from Vultures.

[edit] Protoss vs Protoss

Cannons are primarily used to defend expansions against harassment.

Related Threads

Are photon cannons worth it to prevent being early gamed? - last post by LinkinPork @ Sep 7, 2010
Last edited by LinkinPork on 1 January 2010 at 20:40
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