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Fan-made StarCraft RPG Is Now In Open Beta

07/27/2016, Back in 2011, we learnt about a fan-made RPG based on the StarCraft universe, which coincidentally enough is called StarCraft Universe. Basically if you’ve ever wondered what StarCraft would have looked like if it had been chosen to be an MMORPG instead...

StarCraft Fans Make Brood Wars Compatible With Modern Day Systems

05/13/2016, Late last year, Blizzard launched the latest installment in the StarCraft franchise called Legacy of the Void. It was a particularly important release because it also marks the end of the current StarCraft story as we know it. That being said, we expect...

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...

DeepMind Might Want To Have A Go At StarCraft

03/15/2016, It looks like Google’s AlphaGo (which is a program by DeepMind) has gotten the upper hand for more than once over the Lee Sedol, human world champion in the complex game of Go, and it is rather easy to see why, as the sheer brute force of computing...

Blizzard Not Ruling Out StarCraft For Mobile

02/16/2016, A recent report revealed that Blizzard has no current plans for virtual reality. Instead the company is thinking that going mobile is their best strategy moving forward, so much so that apparently the idea of some of their franchises making their way onto...

StarCraft Protoss Pylon USB Charger Is Pretty Damn Awesome

11/12/2015, StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void is now live and if you haven’t gotten your hands on it, perhaps you should go ahead and do so. For those wondering why this is such a big deal, basically Legacy of the Void spells the end of the current StarCraft story...

Blizzard To “Restore Glory” To Older Titles

11/05/2015, Titles from Blizzard such as the original StarCraft, Warcraft 3, and Diablo 2 are considered to be classics in their own right. They are pretty dated but we’re sure that many gamers had a lot of fun playing them back in the day. The good news is that...

Blizzard Kills Fanmade HTML5 StarCraft game

10/12/2015, Remember last month someone remade StarCraft using HTML5, thus creating a game that was playable within your browser itself? It was a pretty cool project, and we say “was” because that project is no more. It turns out that Blizzard didn’t really...

New StarCraft Ladder Will Be Unveiled At BlizzCon 2015

10/12/2015, If you think that the ladder system in StarCraft 2 could do with some changing, fixing, or an update, you might be in luck. It would seem that Blizzard will be announcing some changes that they will be making to the ladder system in StarCraft 2, but the...

StarCraft 2 Player Removed From Match Due To Tweet

11/24/2014, Words do carry a whole lot of weight, and just because one is on the Internet, this does not mean that one would be able to say anything and everything that he or she likes – there is still an element of responsibility attached to the entire...

Blizzard Still Has An Eye On StarCraft Ghost

03/24/2014, Blizzard, one of the more successful game studios around, still has faith in the StarCraft Ghost concept, calling it “perfectly viable”. At this point in time, I guess you can more or less lump StarCraft Ghost under the same category that Duke...

Korean StarCraft 2 Player Receives Pro-Athlete Visa

12/12/2013, Do you know of anyone who, while growing up, had a mind to make a living out of being a pro-athlete? I myself wanted to be a pro-gamer at first, but ended up as a programmer instead, at least for a while. Well, one of the most impressive eSports athletes...

Playing StarCraft Improves Cognitive Functions, According To Study

08/14/2013, Parents like to tell their kids that things such as too much television, computer, or video games will rot your brain and all that bad stuff. The good news is that if your parents are still on your case about playing too many video games, a recent study...