'Starcraft II' finally gets a store for player-made maps
Newer Blizzard titles like Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm are free to play, but they do offer as many paid extras as you can shake a stick at. That's normal these days, of course, but StarCraft II was first released in 2010 -- a simpler time when ...
StarCraft 2 becomes a tactical turn-based RPG with the introduction of paid mods
StarCraft 2 Adds Community Map Store 9 Years After Promising It ...
StarCraft II Gets Paid Custom Maps
StarCraft Player Holds Out Against Overwhelming Zerg Swarm
In today's NationWars V matches, Netherlands' Kevin “Harstem” de Koning had his back against the wall with a massive Zerg swarm coming his way. At a unit deficit and against a horde of angry alien bugs, Koning held the line, making every pixel of life ...
StarCraft 2 observer Insano talks about his journey from viewer to analyst
Ahead of IEM Sydney we go behind the scenes with Aussie StarCraft 2 observer Insano to find out how he went from console noob to caster and analyst for one of the most hardcore games around. IEM Sydney 2018 is just around the corner, and as well as ...
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Dark Horse Launches Quantum Age, She Could Fly, Incredibles 2 and Starcraft Scavengers in July 2018 Solicits
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Writer Jody Houser (Mother Panic, Faith) and artist Gabriel GuzmÃ¡n (Mass Effect: Discovery, Star Wars) join forces for StarCraft, a new series further exploring the expansive universe of Blizzard's hit game. A group of terran space scavengers hope to ...
StarCraft Is Still The Most Relevant RTS Game 20 Years Later
The real-time strategy genre has been a long-standing staple of PC games, continually challenging its players to flex their skills through the years. Whether it's executing an optimal build order, maintaining an efficient flow of resources ...
From RTS rookie to StarCraft addict; Insano's journey to icon
StarCraft As We Know It Exists Because Of A Terrible Game's Demo
Blizzard hired a cinematic artist who had been on the Dominion project, and told Wyatt's team that they'd made a pre-rendered video just for E3. The game turned out to be horrible. Yet its effects on Blizzard would last forever. “They tricked us into ...
Years past his StarCraft prime, Garimto has no regrets
Fingers, don't fail me now. Swearing aloud in frustration at his stubborn hands -- the very ones that had once upon a time crowned him a StarCraft: Brood War champion -- Kim "Garimto" Dong-soo fights against time tooth-and-nail, making mistakes with ...
Bill Roper Recalls How StarCraft's Launch Ruined His Birthday 20 Years Ago
Happy 'StarCraft' Day: Free Stuff, Interviews And Goodies
Blizzard Entertainment's classic real-time space strategy game StarCraft turns 20 today, and we've got just the things you need to celebrate. In this story, you'll find the list of all the in-game goodies Blizzard has stashed in its other titles ...
StarCraft Anniversary Stream Is Part LAN Party, Part Reunion
Full Tilt: Blizzard's Starcraft at 20
Win a vintage StarCraft board game to celebrate the game's 20th anniversary!
The Ringer (blog)
Good Game Well Played: The Story of the Staying Power of 'StarCraft'
The Ringer (blog)
The aesthetics of a live-streamed StarCraft match in 2018—packed seats, bright blue lighting, walls festooned with branded banners, enthusiastic commentators, and, of course, cameras trained on headset-adorned dealers of digital death—are ...
More than 'Orcs in Space': Devs measure the enduring influence of StarCraft
Blizzard honor StarCraft's 20th anniversary with giveaways
Celebrating 20 Years of Starcraft: An Interview with Starcraft's Creators
Chris Metzen, who developed a lot of the original Starcraft story with James Phinney, first conceived of the stealthy Terran Ghost units. They wanted to have a commando character, but they hadn't decided on a name. “It started off as a joke,” Metzen ...
Blizzard is giving out a bunch of stuff for StarCraft's 20th anniversary