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Paid, Premium Maps Are Coming To StarCraft 2

04/24/2018, While StarCraft 2’s storyline has been officially concluded, it doesn’t look like Blizzard is quite done with the game just yet. The company has announced that in the next major patch for the game, they will be introducing paid, premium maps that...

Twitch Joins In On Celebrating StarCraft’s 20th Anniversary

03/06/2018, The other day Blizzard announced that they would be spending a month celebrating StarCraft’s 20th Anniversary. This would come in the form of various gifts and events across all of Blizzard’s games, but it seems that Blizzard isn’t alone in...

Blizzard To Celebrate StarCraft’s 20th Anniversary

03/05/2018, When it comes to RTS games, it’s hard not to think about Blizzard’s StarCraft. The game helped to generate a ton of popularity in the RTS competitive scene, and for many years despite it being old, the original StarCraft remained a popular title to...


Blizzard’s Games Were Vulnerable To Hijacking Exploit

01/23/2018, Given that pretty much all games these days seem to require an always-on internet connection, which also means that gamers might be more susceptible to hacks. That could have been the case for gamers who enjoy Blizzard’s games because according to...

StarCrafts ‘Firebat’ Will Be Joining Heroes Of The Storm

12/21/2017, While MOBAs like League of Legends of DotA 2 might be arguably more popular than Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm, one of the cool things about the game is that it brings all of Blizzard’s franchises together under a single title. This means that if...

StarCraft Remastered Is Now Live

08/15/2017, At the earlier part of 2017, Blizzard announced that they were working on a remastered version of StarCraft in which the game would be basically getting a visuals upgrade along with some tweaks here and there. The game was also set for a launch on the...

Blizzard Had To Build StarCraft Remastered From Scratch

06/30/2017, From what we could tell from the announcement trailer, StarCraft Remastered looks exactly like the original game, except with upgraded graphics. If you thought that all Blizzard did was introduce higher-resolution textures and graphics, it seems that the...

StarCraft Remastered Set For August 14 Release

06/30/2017, Earlier this year and following the rumors, Blizzard announced StarCraft Remastered. Basically this is a remastering of the original StarCraft that helped the RTS genre gain a competitive edge in eSports, and without a doubt had a huge cultural impact in...

South Korean Presidential Candidate Releases StarCraft Map

04/21/2017, Politicians these days are definitely trying to appeal to the youth. For example last month it was revealed that a politician from Sweden streams Hearthstone games regularly on Twitch in a bid to reach out to a younger audience. This is why it doesn’t...

The Original StarCraft And Brood Wars Expansion Are Now Free

04/19/2017, Blizzard’s StarCraft franchise has managed to establish itself as one of the classic RTS games in gaming history, having helped to launch the careers of many pro gamers who made big names for themselves while competing in StarCraft tournaments from back...

The Original StarCraft Is Now Free

03/30/2017, When StarCraft Remastered was announced last week, it was also revealed by Blizzard that they planned to issue a patch for the original StarCraft that would make it a free game. Note that this isn’t a free-to-play game with in-app purchases, but a game...

StarCraft Remastered Officially Announced For This Summer

03/26/2017, A couple of weeks ago it was rumored that Blizzard was potentially working on a remastered version of StarCraft. Turns out the rumors were true because Blizzard has since officially announced StarCraft Remastered, and just like the rumors, it looks like...

StarCraft Remaster Rumored For This Summer

03/14/2017, The original StarCraft was launched back in 1998 and safe to say it changed the way many had looked at RTS games. Its launch in 1998 also means that the game is nearly two decades old, so could it mean that maybe it’s time for a remaster? According to a...

Blizzard Games Will Soon Stop Supporting Windows XP And Vista

02/21/2017, Windows XP and Windows Vista are two of Microsoft’s older operating systems that are surprisingly still being used in some parts of the world. Now if for whatever reason you haven’t upgraded to at least Windows 8.1 yet, you might be interested to...