In RTS games
BackgroundThis section concerns content exclusive to Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness.
Harvested from the abundant forests that inhabit all but a few regions in the realm, the uses for lumber are nearly infinite. Once a tree has been felled and returned to the community, it is processed and made ready for use as lumber. Craftsman then use this material to build many different structures and ships, as well as certain weapons and machines of war. Lumber may also be used in the research and construction of strange new devices — or by those adept in the arcane arts to aid with their magical studies. ( )
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In the RPGThis section concerns content exclusive to the Warcraft RPG, and thus unlikely to be canon.
- When the orcs arrived on Kalimdor, they needed lumber. They unwittingly enraged the night elves by chopping down trees in sacred forests, and several battles escalated.
Symbols of lumber by game: