Updated: 06/16/2017 by Computer Hope

The Zerg is a class of characters in the game StarCraft. Today, this term is often used to describe a rush that was common with Zerglings. A Zerg rush refers to any game tactic that involves taking dozens in-game units and overwhelming the opposing player before they are ready.

In a Zerg rush strategy, the games are all about who can build their units the fastest and the games don't last more than a few minutes.

Game terms, Rush