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Complete Build Order

  13  0:05  Action  First probe that returns the mineral, send to patrol/block the expansion
  14  0:14  Pylon  First probe out of the nexus, send to build lowground pylon to wall
  16  0:40  Gateway, Probe (Chrono Boost)  Chrono probes as soon as the first pylon finishes then save chrono
  17  0:51  Assimilator  Use the probe returning from the gateway, put 2 probes when ready
  18  1:05  Action  Scout main with probe blocking the natural, panic if early pool, keep going if 17hatch
  20  1:27  Nexus  Stop building workers till money to cyber
  20  1:40  Cybernetics Core  
  21  1:48  Assimilator  With probe returning from building the cyber core. Only saturate if keeping 16 workers on the mineral line.
  22  1:58  Pylon  hidden, but with space for 4 buildings.
  26  2:18  Adept (Chrono Boost)  chrono adept
  26  2:20  Warp Gate  no chrono
  26  2:24  Robotics Facility  on the hidden pylon
  29  2:36  Stalker  chrono
  30  2:41  Action  pull 4 workers out of gas when natural nexus finishes
  33  2:54  Action  cut work production at 27 workers long enough to build 3 more gates before warpgate at 56' mark
  33  2:56  Gateway  
  33  3:05  Gateway x2  
  35  3:17  Warp Prism (Chrono Boost)  chrono prism, rally to a hidden location to warp 4 stalkers
  35  3:24  Gateway  on the wall
  40  4:03  Stalker x4  And cut worker production. should have 2/2 on gas upstairs and 14 on minerals downstairs, Build one pylon for each warp cycle
  48  4:20  Zealot  Stalkers and zealots each 20' until the zerg dies