With Legacy of the Void and its 3.0 pre-patch, a couple of big changes are coming to the game’s interface. The new, revamped UI looks fantastic, but there’s some bad news as well: Replays made before the patch will no longer be supported. Aw, crap.
Digital artist Zachary Knoles really touched the spot when he redesigned video games and its characters as aged, dusty covers of classic paperback novels.
Spawning is back in StarCraft II: in other words, if you don't have Blizzard's real-time strategy game but you still want to play it, you can now mooch off a friend online. More info on battle.net (and in the video).
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm sold 1.1 million copies in its first two days, Blizzard said in a press release today.
Near the beginning of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, as the noble pirate Jim Raynor and the psychic-soldier-turned-evil-Zerg-queen-turned-confused-human Sarah Kerrigan are escaping from a squad of invading marines, Kerrigan picks up a gun.
StarCraft II's expansion pack, Heart of the Swarm, is already out in some parts of the world, and it's launching tomorrow in North America. To celebrate, let's take the opportunity to examine more than 20 years' worth of real-time strategy history in today's Show Us gallery, and see how much the genre has evolved…
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm doesn't officially go live until tonight at midnight Pacific time, but if you've got the new StarCraft II expansion installed already, you can play it right now.
Let the zerg rushing begin. StarCraft II's first expansion comes out tomorrow, and to celebrate, Blizzard is streaming StarCrafty things all day.
A short line, mind you. Just three dudes. But a very heroic line.
Psyched for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm? Check out this large Q&A with some of Blizzard's developers.
Watch out, France. There are mutalisks in your cities. Either this is a fake video created by Blizzard to help build up hype for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (out March 12 for PC (and, hey, is that Day9?)) or France had seriously better get their stim packs ready.
Oh man. StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm is coming out in two weeks.
Anthony Eftekhari works at Blizzard as a digital matte painter, environment designer and concept artist. You probably saw some of his most recent work in the amazing Heart of the Swarm trailer for StarCraft II.
The upcoming StarCraft II expansion, Heart of the Swarm, now has a release date. According to Battle.net (first spotted by Eurogamer), it will be out on March 12, 2013.
The first StarCraft II expansion is currently in beta, and many hoped that it would be out by the end of this year, but Blizzard shot down those hopes during an investors call today.
Launching this week as part of a patch for the Heart of the Swarm beta, the new StarCraft II clan system supports group chat, news/announcement sections, officer promotions, and all the other things you might expect a clan system to have.
This November, hundreds will compete in a StarCraft II tournament run by the folks at Major League Gaming. The total prize pool will be $76,000, and the winner will walk away with a cool $25,000. Not bad for a weekend of playing video games.
A new patch for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm will introduce a progression system to the popular real-time strategy game.
Not in the StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm beta? Wish you were? We can't help you there. But we can give you a peek at what's in store for StarCraft II's next expansion pack.