StarCraft

StarCraft 2 introduces new Ladder Maps for Season 4 Starcraft 2 will be getting a variety of new maps for the map pool when the Season 4 Ladder starts for 2017. But just in case you can’t wait for Season 4 to start playing around with the new maps, you’re in luck. All of the maps will be available to test in the Custom...

Blizzard esports at BlizzCon 2017: What to expect This week there’s not much going on in Blizzard esports. This is the calm before the storm. Next week is Opening Week with BlizzCon coming the weekend after. Here’s what you need to know to get started. Heroes of the Storm The action starts with Heroes of the Storm and the Heroes Global Championship group stages...




StarCraft 2 Patch 3.19 notes Patch notes for StarCraft 2 patch 3.19 have now been released. The notes include changes discussed in Blizzard’s preview for the Arcade and custom games. Hopefully, these changes make custom games more accessible — easier to find, and easier to play. But there’s more than just the Arcade and custom game changes, welcome as they...

StarCraft 2 previews patch 3.19’s Arcade and custom game improvements StarCraft 2 has released a preview of changes coming soon to the Arcade -- and many of them are changes players have wanted since the game's initial launch in 2010. The majority of the previewed changes are intended to make custom games more accessible, both easier to find and easier to play.

Latest StarCraft 2 patch adds Day[9] announcer, new co-op mutators StarCraft 2 may not always be in the spotlight as much as Blizzard’s other games, but that doesn’t mean it’s not chugging along with updates to its online components. In fact, if you haven’t launched StarCraft 2 in a while, go ahead and fire it up real quick. The game looks a lot different now,...

Day9TV wants to teach you to play StarCraft In my family, my wife was the big StarCraft player. I never really played it. I was up on the lore, but I wasn’t anywhere near proficient with the game. With the release of StarCraft Remastered my interest in trying to get into the game has increased, but I have no idea how to go about...




Astronaut Daniel Barry took StarCraft to literal space If you’ve ever packed for a long car trip with limited space, you know what a dilemma it can be to choose what to bring along for entertainment. You don’t have room for both the Harry Potter books and the Time Quintet. Do you bring your PSP or your 3DS? Decisions, decisions. This was the...

Dehaka and new co-op missions come with StarCraft 2 patch notes StarCraft 2’s latest patch brings a big update with a new commander, missions, announcers, bug fixes, and more. First up is the latest co-op commander and announcer, Dehaka. He was announced during Gamescom and went up last week for purchase. You can collect essence to grow his power and mutate, customizing his powers to adapt...



How do you decide which game to play? You really love Overwatch but patch 7.3 just dropped — how do you choose which one gets your time? Is it by which game has more friends wanting to play it with you? Do you have raid commitments or a steady crew mowing down Reaper? My wife and I spent the last two months playing Seasonal...

Commander Dehaka now available for purchase Make sure to hide all your essence because Dehaka is now ready to harvest it. Announced just one week ago at Gamescom, the latest co-op commander coming to StarCraft 2 is now available for purchase for just $4.99 USD. Dehaka’s gameplay heavily hinges on essence collection. The iconic zerg packleader evolves in size and strength...

StarCraft Remastered receives fresh round of bug fixes Over the weekend, Blizzard released a patch containing a handful of bug fixes for StarCraft Remastered, following up on the patch from August 21. Though it makes perfect sense given Remastered launched less than a month ago, I am somewhat tickled by the notion we’re seeing bug fixes for a game I played nearly 20...

StarCraft Remastered gets its first round of bug fixes in latest patch Well, you have to expect a few bugs in a game with this many Zerg in it, right? StarCraft Remastered has been live for a week or so and it’s getting its first patch, patch 1.20.1, fixing some bugs that have afflicted the wildly popular remaster of a beloved classic. Some of the issues were...

Dehaka is the latest co-op commander in StarCraft 2 Just announced at Gamescom, Dehaka will be the newest Commander to join StarCraft 2 co-op mode. He’s particularly customizable, growing stronger and mutating in different ways as he fights. His abilities are Leap: No surprise that this ability sends Dehaka leaping at his enemies from a distance. Intimidating Roar: Slows enemies’ attack and movement speeds. Devour:...

Know Your Lore: The Sons of Korhal Last week we talked about the origins of the conflict that would become known to the inhabitants of the Koprulu sector as the Great War. This week, we’ll look more closely at the Sons of Korhal, who began as rebels and ended as an empire. And all they had to do was use the Zerg...

StarCraft 2 to see substantial multiplayer redesign If you’re playing StarCraft 2 in multiplayer, you’ll be interested to discover that Blizzard is making a major redesign to multiplayer in the tradition of patch 3.8. There are quite a few changes here to be looked at — already Reddit and the official forums are buzzing at the news. One change that’s interesting is the...

StarCraft Remastered is now live If you’ve been waiting, wait no more: StarCraft Remastered is officially live and you can play it right now (as long as you have $14.99 to spare). If you’re wondering why should I get this the quick answer is because it’s StarCraft. And the more involved answer is pretty much still that. The remastered game has upgrades to...