Giant Turtle (Warcraft II)

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For lore about giant turtles, see Giant turtle.
Giant Turtle
Race Goblin and Giant turtle
Faction Horde
Hit Points 60
Armor 0
Sight 5
Speed 7
Gold 800 Gold
Lumber 150 Lumber
Oil 800 Oil
Food 1 Food
Produced at Shipyard
Build time 100 seconds
Basic Damage 10-50
Range 7
This article contains lore taken from Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness, Warcraft II: Beyond the Dark Portal, the manuals, and/or official bonus maps.

These Giant sea Turtles are native to the southern seas and were captured by the Stormreaver clan. Pacified by potent spells of control, these lumbering monstrosities are fitted with watertight canopies strapped onto the backs of their shells and are used as submersible Orcish craft. By submerging under the waves, the Giant Turtles can steal upon unsuspecting enemy craft and report their position to the Horde fleet as they are visible solely to Towers, creatures of the air, and other submersible vessels. The daring Goblins who control them are dedicated to destroying enemy ships by launching hazardous, steam-driven canisters containing highly volatile liquids that can shred even the strongest of armor.[1]