Browsing tag: StarCraft II

StarCraft II Pays Tribute to TotalBiscuit With a Commemorative Bundle News 0

News 0 While video games are almost always about fun and good times, it’s important to remind ourselves that behind the people that make the games, and the people who create content for ’em, all lead personal lives, and not everything that happens is good. One such unfortunate thing is the passing of John “TotalBiscuit: Bain. In […]

StarCraft 20th Anniversary Celebrated With Free Overwatch Skin, Hearthstone Packs and More News 0

News 0 To celebrate the 20th StarCraft anniversary, Blizzard is having a “cross-franchise celebration.” Plays will find epic rewards available in StarCraft: Remastered, StarCraft II, Diablo III, Overwatch, World of Warcraft, Heroes of the Storm, and Hearthstone. In addition to the rewards, Blizzard has posted a nostalgia-filled video, which can be watched below: Here’s the complete list of games and their StarCraft anniversary rewards: StarCraft: Remastered — Log in […]

StarCraft 2 Update 4.2.0 Brings Big Changes to Co-Op and More News 0

News 0 StarCraft 2 update 4.2.0 brings big changes to the game’s co-op mode, with significant tweaks made to Karax, Fenix, Han and Horner, and more. Find the full list of StarCraft 2 update 4.2.0 patch notes below: StarCraft 2 Update 4.2.0 Patch Notes: General UI The “strong against” and “weak against” section for each unit has been […]

StarCraft II Update 4.1.0 Adds New War Chest, Co-Op Changes & More News 0

News 0 StarCraft II‘s latest patch brings a new War Chest for players to buy. It contains “over 80 new cosmetics including skins, portraits, emoticons, and new this season, console skins.” There’s a bunch of bug fixes and other improvements, too! Find the patch highlights below: General – War Chest: Katowice 2018 will be available for purchase […]

StarCraft II Patch Adds Huge Amount of Content & Makes Game Free-to-Play News 0

News 0 StarCraft II is officially free-to-play after patch 4.0 went live yesterday. The Wings of Liberty campaign is free, as well as the unranked ladder. If you owned Wings of Liberty, Heart of the Swarm, Legacy of the Void or Nova Covert Ops before October 21, you’ll automatically be granted an exclusive “Ghost” skin along with three new […]

StarCraft II Is Going Free-to-Play, Veterans Receive Special Gift News 0

News 0 StarCraft II is going free-to-play starting November 14. That’s right! This isn’t just one of those free weekends, the game’s free entry will last indefinitely! Included in the free package is access to the Wings of Liberty campaign, ranked ladder multiplayer, and all Co-Op Commanders. The press release announcing the news reads: StarCraft II is one of the highest-rated […]

Blizzard Announces Global Play Coming to StarCraft II in the Coming Months News 3

News 3 In an upcoming patch due out within to coming months, Blizzard will be adding Global Play to the StarCraft II universe. “Global Play will give you access to StarCraft II game servers in regions outside your own, expanding the possibilities for eSports, exposing you to maps and games that aren’t yet published everywhere, and making it easy […]

MP1st Interview: Blue Isle Studios Preps RTS Subsistence News 3

News 3 This is our second featured interview in a series focusing on independent developers producing multiplayer games for a variety of downloadable platforms and systems. Blue Isle Studios is a Canadian development team currently producing a full-conversion Starcraft II game entitled Subsistence. Subsistence is an original IP of Blue Isle’s, and features entirely original and unique […]