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StarCraft 2 Will Be Free-To-Play Starting November 14th

11/05/2017, Blizzard has announced during its BlizzCon conference that StarCraft 2 is going free-to-play starting November 14th. The free version of the game will provide players with access to the Wings of Liberty single-player campaign as well as every co-op...

Google To Use Blizzard’s StarCraft 2 To Train Its DeepMind AI

08/10/2017, Last year Google and Blizzard announced a team up of sorts where Google wanted to see if its DeepMind AI was capable of learning and playing Blizzard’s StarCraft 2. It seemed like a bit of a novel idea, and now it looks like Google and Blizzard will be...

StarCraft 2’s War Chest Will Be Going Live This Week

07/17/2017, One of the ways that Valve manages to get the prize pool of its The International DotA 2 tournament so high is through player contributions. Fans and players of the game can donate towards the overall prize pool, and at the same time they will be rewarded...


StarCraft 2’s ‘Stukov’ Announced For Heroes Of The Storm

06/30/2017, If you’re looking forward to seeing more heroes and characters introduced in Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm MOBA, you’ll be pleased to learn that the developer has recently announced a new character that will soon be finding his way into the game,...

Blizzard Giving Away StarCraft 2 To Some Gamers For Free

01/24/2017, The first installment in the StarCraft 2 series was Wings of Liberty which launched way back in 2010. It was then followed by Heart of the Swarm and last but not least, Legacy of the Void. However could Blizzard be considering giving away the first...

Blizzard Celebrates Diablo’s 20th Anniversary Across Their Games

12/28/2016, While RPGs have been around way before computer games existed, it’s safe to say that with the introduction of Diablo, Blizzard pretty much changed the landscape of the action-RPG scene. For those who were too young to have played the original Diablo,...

Blizzard Drops The Price For The StarCraft 2 Battlechest

11/11/2016, The thing about Blizzard is that they are constantly keeping their games updated with new content, so much so that returning to a game you stopped playing a couple of years ago and you could find yourself in what feels like a brand new game. This also...

Blizzard Wants To See If Google’s DeepMind Can Learn StarCraft 2

11/06/2016, If you’ve ever played any of Blizzard’s RTS games like Warcraft or StarCraft, you know that the AI that Blizzard employs isn’t exactly the most devious or challenging. This is especially true after you’ve played against them for a while in which...

Final Nova Mission For StarCraft 2 Will Be Released This Month

11/06/2016, Last year Blizzard announced that they will be releasing the Nova Covert Ops DLC for StarCraft 2 this year, and at BlizzCon 2016 this year, the company announced that they will be launching the third and final pack of the DLC later this month which will...

Blizzard Could Be Considering Selling StarCraft 2 Announcer Packs

09/12/2016, As far as the StarCraft franchise is concerned, the current storyline has pretty much come to an end, meaning that if and when Blizzard does start thinking about StarCraft 3 (if they haven’t already), it will focus on a completely brand new story....

StarCraft 2’s Ladder Mode Will Be Getting Revamped

06/23/2016, While Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm are Blizzard’s more recent attempts at trying to create more competitive games, it goes without saying that StarCraft was probably the company’s first and most successful attempt to date, with StarCraft 2 taking...

Blizzard Bundling Heart Of The Swarm With Legacy Of The Void

04/24/2016, One of the good things about StarCraft 2’s Legacy of the Void is that it is a standalone game, meaning that you won’t need to own previous StarCraft 2 titles in order to play it. However if you’ve never played the older titles, chances are you might...

This Diablo 2 Mod Was Made In StarCraft 2

04/14/2016, While games like Warcraft and StarCraft are pretty great games on their own, sometimes people tend to forget that they both offer the ability to make mods and custom games using the map editor. In fact one of the most popular mods to come out of...

StarCraft 2: Nova Coverts Ops Set For March 29 Launch

03/16/2016, Gamers are probably well-aware of the fact that as far as the current StarCraft storyline is concerned, Legacy of the Void will conclude that. It’s similar to the Mass Effect franchise where the game will continue, just with new characters and a new...