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  1. NAG Magazine: March 2015 issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    ... Playing it cooperatively is a blast, so this felt like the perfect opportunity for us to play a little less StarCraft II and break out The Other Guys. Previews this month feature such hits as Blizzard's upcoming free-to-play MOBA Heroes of the Storm ...


  2. One Of StarCraft's Biggest Players Is Leaving For Dota 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Kotaku

    One of StarCraft II's most accomplished and well-known esports players is retiring from the game after two and half years at the very top of its competitive scene. Sasha Hostyn, or "Scarlett" to her many fans, recently revealed that she's stepping away to try playing Dota 2 instead.


  3. World-bending changes: Warcraft III models in Starcraft IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 |

    If you are a fan of both of Blizzard 's *Craft games, then soon you will get your chance to bring them all together into one messy whole. The game publisher has just announced that it is bringing thousands of Warcraft III assets into the StarCraft II world, first via the Public Test Realm channel.


  4. StarCraft 2 Adds Warcraft 3 Assets For ModsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Cinema Blend News

    Blizzard is giving back to the modding community of StarCraft II by releasing the assets for Warcraft III to the general public. This means that gamers with a penchant for modding can make their own creations in StarCraft II using Warcraft III assets.


  5. Blizzard releases Warcraft III content for use by Starcraft II moddersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Ars Technica

    Your cross-franchise Blizzard fan fiction idea just got a little more real with the recent announcement that Blizzard is making a large selection of art, sound, and game assets from Warcraft III available for use by modders in Starcraft II . Interested modders now have access to new and original models for the four Warcraft III races , "as well as doodads, structures, spell effects, ambient sounds, music, and custom user interfaces for each race," according to Blizzard's announcement post .


  6. Report: New StarCraft 2 Game to Release This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | IGN

    Talking to a Yahoo Finance Contributor , the unnamed source revealed some alleged information regarding the next StarCraft II game. According to this source, the game is already completed, and while developers have not settled on a release window, it is likely to release in the second quarter of 2015.


  7. Updates to "Starcraft II: Battlechest" (Apple Macintosh): Summary & ScreenshotRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 |

    With over 7 million players already in the fight, StarCraft II has made gaming history. Now it's your turn to experience the intensity of all-out interplanetary war and lead vast armies of Terran, Protoss and Zerg to victory.


  8. Heroes of the Storm Beta - Defend your base and conquer your enemies' oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | PHP-Nuke

    ... this game, but even so, they are living up to player's expectations. Blizzard has used the graphics engine of StarCraft II, and it has proved itself to work perfectly with these kinds of videogames . The modeling of the environments and champions is ...


  9. Blizzard Investigating Nasty Diablo III Lag IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Tom's Hardware

    ... Authentication server; the Battle.Net websites; and the servers for Diablo III , World of Warcraft, StarCraft II and Hearthstone . The available tests include MTR, Trace Route and Ping. The current lag issue could be seen as a good ...


  10. Pro StarCraft Player Suspended After Longest Match EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Kotaku

    There are many ways to win a StarCraft II match. Countless tactics, schemes, and ways of naming each of your beautiful baby zerglings that you love dearly I mean what no that's crazy nobody does that.


  11. Fans Remaking Warcraft III Using Star Craft IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Kotaku

    WarCraft: Armies Of Azeroth is a StarCraft II mod that's looking to essentially remake Blizzard's classic Warcraft III. Which doesn't really need remaking , but hey, nicer visuals are always welcome.


  12. StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Multiplayer DetailsRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Blue's News offers an update on progress on the Legacy of the Void expansion for StarCraft II , throwing out some tentative details on what it includes to start paving the way for plans to beta test this next year. This is pretty filled with information, though they warn that none of it is set in stone: "We wanted to give everyone an update on the current state of Legacy of the Void in order to gather more feedback and work together with everyone in order to prepare better for the upcoming beta next year.


  13. a The competitive world of eSportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | CBS News

    ... and gasped, watching on a giant screen as two players battled for the world championship of the video game Starcraft II. At Chicago's Ignite Gaming Lounge, crowds lined up before midnight, not to play video games, but to watch the League of Legends ...


  14. Intel Extreme Masters Gaming Tournament Makes First US StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | [H]ard OCP

    This weekend at the SAP center in San Jose, home to the NHL's Sharks, another group of intense competitors will take over the stadium. The Intel Extreme Masters gaming tournament will see some of the world's top PC gamers specializing in League of Legends and Starcraft II competing for fame and glory .


  15. StarCraft II v2.1.7 Patch NotesRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 |

    The next patch for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm is arriving this week fixing an issue that could cause the post-game score screen to become stuck while loading.


  16. Warcraft's Most Dangerous Dragon Captured In Polystone, Still A JerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Kotaku

    ... with Blizzard Entertainment, which has already produced some stunning pieces from World of Warcraft , StarCraft II, and we can't forget the killer Diablo III statue. Sideshow passed along this exclusive image of their massive Deathwing statue in ...


  17. Blizzard Entertainment Hit by Another DDoS AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Geek News Central

    ... is what players use to log in to any of Blizzard's games. Those games include: World of Warcraft, Diablo III, Starcraft II, and Hearthstone. Players who were already logged in and playing noticed some big problems and mentioned their experiences on ...


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    Nov 28, 2014 | SFGate

    ... they can take advantage of new features. At the fan event, the company also announced that the next edition of "StarCraft II" will be a stand-alone product - another new approach. Unlike many Xbox or PlayStation series, "Starcraft II" and the ...


  19. Blizzard's Black Friday Sale is HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | IGN

    ... Black Friday Sale , which offers price cuts of up to 75 percent on select titles. All Diablo III and Starcraft II content is half off, so Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty and Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm are both available for $10, ...


  20. Eight of the Most Hilarious Anti-Piracy Measures in Video GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2013 | IGN

    ... a look at some of the most amusing examples: Ah, 2010. What a great year. Fantastic games like Mass Effect 2, StarCraft II and plenty more all hit store shelves. It was also the year South Africa hosted the World Cup, forcing millions of Westerners ...