StarCraft II

The "StarCraft II" War Chest: BlizzCon 2019 Is Officially Live

The “StarCraft II” War Chest: BlizzCon 2019 Is Officially Live

Blizzard has officially brought back the StarCraft II War Chest for BlizzCon 2019, complete with new skins and new ways to earn freebies until the World Championship Series Finals. The Terrans, Protoss, and Zerg each have their own War Chest available for purchase, or you can get all three with the Warchest Complete Bundle. There’s […]

ESPN Releases Schedule For Inaugural Collegiate Esports Championship

ESPN Releases Schedule For Inaugural Collegiate Esports Championship

As we head into ESPN’s inaugural Collegiate Esports Championship for 2019, we now have a full schedule for all the games involved this weekend. Five different games will have qualifying matches as well as proper tournament bracket eliminations between May 10th-12th, including Hearthstone, Overwatch, Starcraft II, Street Fighter V, and Heroes of the Storm. Check […]

Hearthstone and StarCraft II to Headline Esports Section of Asian Games

This week, we got word that both Hearthstone and StarCraft II would be the headlining esports titles for the upcoming Asian Games. The word came down from Blizzard, excited to let people know of the decision that two of their biggest esports titles would be featured. Here are a few details from the company. The […]

StarCraft II is Adding a Paid Custom Map Marketplace

If you recall, all the way back in 2009, Blizzard announced that they’d be adding a custom map marketplace for StarCraft II, but then never actually got around to releasing such a thing. Now, 9 years later, StarCraft II‘s arcade which already allows players to create and play custom maps, will allow players to buy premium fan-made […]

There’s a 718% Pay Gap Between the Top Male and Female Esports Champions

You might have noticed the fact that there aren’t many women in esports, especially in the big leagues like the recently launched Overwatch League. Some of that might come down to the fact that, even in 2018, gaming is still coded as a male-dominated industry — despite the fact that the percentage of female gamers […]

‘StarCraft II’ Is Now Officially Free To Play From Blizzard

It’s been teased for a minute from Blizzard, but finally, StarCraft II is officially a free-to-play title on Blizzard’s own platform. All you need to access the game is an account (which is already free to create), and enough space to download the game. Below are some of the features that the developers have thrown […]

‘StarCraft II’ Becomes Free To Play In A Couple Weeks

One of the crown jewels in Blizzard’s crown is about to be shared with the entire kingdom as StarCraft II will become a free-to-play game on November 14th. The news came down from’s official blog on the matter, detailing exactly what that means for players old and new. Below are some of the finer […]

StarCraft Remastered Will Be Here In August

Do you miss the original StarCraft? Do you sit back and think of the good old days when PC games could fit on disks? Well, you can finally relive the original StarCraft in remastered format on August 14th. StarCraft: Remastered is alovingly crafted modernization of the award-winning sci-fi real-time strategy game whcih includes a variety […]

David Kim Of Starcraft II Is Moving On To Work On A Different Project At Blizzard

David Kim was originally a top-ranked StarCraft player who worked at Relic Entertainment. He moved on over to Blizzard when they announced that they’d be creating StarCraft II. He mostly ended up using his experience as a player in the original to help balance and design StarCraft II‘s gameplay. He announced this weekend on Blizzard’s forums that he […]

StarCraft And Heroes Of The Storm Championship Highlights From Poland

As Esports continues to grow, Blizzard remains one of the driving forces behind the push. The just held the IEM Katowice 2017 in Poland which pitted the best players in the world vying for the first guaranteed spot in the 2017 WSC World Championship. Blizzard has put together a highlight reel for each of the […]

Blizzard Releases Trailer For StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops

Blizzard will be releasing a new mission pack for StarCraft II on the 29th of this month. StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops looks pretty intense and from the looks of the trailer below, Nova Terran is having her loyalties to the Dominion questioned. Like with all of Blizzards franchises, Nova has a rich and deep […]

This New StarCraft II: Legacy Of The Void Trailer Goes Deep Into Lore

StarCraft II has a deep and intricate lore surrounding it, which is hardly surprising for a Blizzard property. They are one of the kings of fictional worlds in gaming, and their work with StarCraft in particular has been delighting fans for nearly two decades. This new trailer for the final expansion, Legacy of the Void, […]