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In the fictional StarCraft universe, Mar Sara was a core Terran Confederacy colony in the Koprulu Sector. It is the setting for the beginning of the game's first campaign; the player's identity is that of the Magistrate of the colony. The StarCraft universe is a fictional universe in which the StarCraft series of computer games and books are set. ... Flag of the Terran Confederacy. ... In the StarCraft universe, the Koprulu Sector —nicknamed the Terran Sector— is a sector in space colonized by the Terrans. ...

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Shortly after the Protoss attack on Chau Sara, Mar Sara was thoroughly infested by Zerg, which spread over the planet, killing colonists and Confederate soldiers. The Sons of Korhal helped to evacuate the planet, saving many colonists from the Zerg. Eventually, the Confederacy, which had been holding out on fighting the Zerg, decided to evacuate as well. Artanis, a young Protoss Praetor in the StarCraft universe. ... The StarCraft Prequel is part of the StarCraft storyline -- the history of the in the fictional universe of StarCraft. ... Chau Sara was an important colony world in the Terran Confederacy in the fictional StarCraft universe. ... A Zerg Hydralisk The Zerg are a vaguely insectoid race in the StarCraft universe. ... The Sons of Korhal are a military organization in the fictional StarCraft universe, founded after the destruction of the colony world of Korhal. ... Flag of the Terran Confederacy. ...


The infestation abruptly came to an end when the Protoss, under the command of Executor Tassadar, arrived and sterilized the planet, killing all life on the surface as part of the Protoss Conclave's campaign to stop the spread of the Zerg. However, here Tassadar held out until the Terrans had had enough time to evacuate as well. He had been ordered to do exactly as he had done at Chau Sara-completely sterilize the planet of Terrans and Zerg. For this disobedience, Tassadar was stripped of the rank of Executor and replaced by the Executor who would prove to be even a greater foe of the Judicators by ultimately leading the Templar Caste rebellion. Artanis, a young Protoss Praetor in the StarCraft universe. ... Tassadar is a fictional character in the StarCraft universe. ... The Protoss Conclave was a political body which used to control Protoss society in the fictional StarCraft universe. ... A Zerg Hydralisk The Zerg are a vaguely insectoid race in the StarCraft universe. ... Tassadar is a fictional character in the StarCraft universe. ... The Marines of the Terran Confederacy. ... Chau Sara was an important colony world in the Terran Confederacy in the fictional StarCraft universe. ... The Marines of the Terran Confederacy. ... A Zerg Hydralisk The Zerg are a vaguely insectoid race in the StarCraft universe. ... Tassadar is a fictional character in the StarCraft universe. ...


Four years in the future, Mar Sara has become the property of the Terran Dominion and is the home of a terrazine refinery. StarCraft: Ghost StarCraft: Ghost is a tactical action game for video game consoles, currently under development by Blizzard Entertainment. ... The Terran Dominion was created after the fall of the Confederacy at the height of the war between the Terrans, the Zerg and the Protoss. ...


Trivia

  • Mar Sara is the scene of the Colonial Magistrate's and James Raynor's defection to the Sons of Korhal, the only military force willing to come to their aid. The Sons sent a fleet of dropships to evacuate the surviving colonists when the Confederacy had effectively abandoned them. Raynor and the Magistrate, now completely disillusioned with the Confederacy, joined the Sons of Korhal as a result.
  • The Blue Terran faction is identified as the Mar Sara Milita. This remains true into Brood War.
  • "Mar Sara" is Spanish and Portuguese for "Sarah Sea" or, in the context of onomastics, "Sarah's Sea".
  • Mar Sara can also be seen as a homonym to Mars, the fourth planet from the Sun.

Adjectives: Martian Atmosphere Surface pressure: 0. ... The Sun is the star at the center of the Solar System. ...

References

External links

  • StarCraft Legacy Planets - a fan site with information about every planet mentioned in StarCraft.
StarCraft by Blizzard Entertainment
StarCraft Universe Gameplay of StarCraftPsionic technology
Species TerranProtossZergXel'NagaHybrid
Factions and Organizations Judicator Caste • Kel-Morian Combine • Khalai CasteProtoss ConclavePirate MilitiasRaynor's RaidersSons of KorhalTemplar CasteTerran ConfederacyUmojan ProtectorateUnited Earth DirectorateZerg Brood
Locations AiurAntiga PrimeBraxisCharChau SaraKorhalMar SaraMoriaShakurasTalematrosTarsonisUmojaZerus
Characters AldarisArtanisGerard DuGalleEdmund DukeSamir DuranFenixSarah KerriganArcturus Mengsk • Nova • RaszagalJim RaynorAlexei StukovTassadarZeratulZerg OvermindMinor Characters

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