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Blizzard’s Chris Metzen Announces His Retirement

09/12/2016, A company is more than just one person, but sometimes there are individuals who help shape a company into what it is today. For example many still associate Microsoft with Bill Gates, or Apple with Steve Jobs, and in the gaming industry, we have Chris...

Heroes Of The Storm: Machines Of War Announced

08/17/2016, Heroes of the Storm is Blizzard’s take on the MOBA genre and what makes it so appealing is how it uses various iconic characters from their various franchises. Now previously we’ve seen Blizzard adopt a more Diablo-esque focus on the game with Diablo...

StarCraft HD Is Reportedly In The Works

08/05/2016, While Blizzard might have competitive games like Overwatch, Hearthstone, and Heroes of the Storm, it’s safe to say that the company’s first truly competitive game was StarCraft. This trend continued with StarCraft 2 but safe to say that it never quite...

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...