Starcraft Ii

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is a military science fiction real-time strategy video game developed and released by Blizzard Entertainment for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. A sequel to the award-winning 1998 video game StarCraft and its expansion set Brood War, the game was released worldwide on July 27, 2010. It is split into three installments: the base game with the subtitle Wings of Liberty, an expansion pack Heart of the Swarm, as well as an upcoming expansion pack Legacy of the Void.
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    • eSports and Collegiate Athletic Scholarships: An In-depth Look

      What is the “perfect job?” For many gamers, it would be to simply play or talk about video games for a living (as many YouTubers are already doing). However, more competitively-inclined players would probably be happy being paid to play video games against other people – also known as “competitive gaming” or more commonly, “eSports.

      Erwin Murillo/ The Gamer Headlines- 1 readers -
    • The Sunday Papers

      Sundays are for re-watching the Star Wars trailer. It does not regress me to a nine-year-old, but I do like it when the spaceships go woosh past the other spaceships. If you are full up on woosh, perhaps you’d like the fine collection of words below instead. Let’s start with two I missed last week. Warp Door interviewed the founder of itch.

      Graham Smith/ Rock, Paper, Shotgun- 9 readers -
  • StarCraft 2 Gets 2015 Ladder Maps, Retcons Dream Pool

    … of maps which turn out to favour one race – that kind of thing. This time around King Sejong Station, Overgrowth, Merry-Go-Round and Nimbus have all been removed in order to make way for community and Blizzard creations while Foxtrot, Catallena and Deadwing remain. As per the official blog: As always, we’re looking for a good mix of balanced maps, maps…

    Philippa Warr/ Rock, Paper, Shotgun- 2 readers -
  • The Year In eSports

    … "Garireo" Okamoto and Ryo "Dogura" Nozaki put up the fight of their lives in the BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma grand finals. Veteran StarCraft pro Greg "IdrA" Fields switched from zerg units to other Blizzard heroes. Korean StarCraft pro Losira unleashes his power. Finally, here's the memorable match between Samsung Galaxy White and Star Horn Royal Club. To contact the author of this post, write to: gergovas@kotaku.com …

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  • Iron Fire: Mech Sim Game Seeks Crowd-Funding

    … Amazon.com Widgets What happens when a game fails at Kickstarter? Well, sometimes the developers head back to the drawing board and try again. Other times the developers leave the traditional crowd-funding methods behind and try something new. The young team behind Iron Fire are trying something new. Iron Fire started as a Starcraft II mecha…

    One Angry Gamer- 4 readers -
  • DreamHack Winter attracts over 25,000 live attendees and millions of viewers online

    … “GamerBee” Hsiang in Ultra Street Fighter IV. Meanwhile in Dota 2, Evil Geniuses beat Cloud 9 for the DreamLeague season 2 title. The professional tournaments attracted millions of viewers across multiple Twitch streams. Photo: Gabriel Kulig DreamHack started in 1994 as a small LAN event between a group of schoolmates and friends, attracting a modest 40…

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  • Warcraft's Most Dangerous Dragon Captured In Polystone, Still A Jerk

    … Deathwing the Worldbreaker. Formerly Neltharion, Earth-Warder of Azeroth. The reason behind the entire World of Warcraft Cataclysm expansion. What a dick. Makes a lovely statue though. A statue that the folks at Sideshow have been teasing us with for years as part of their partnership with Blizzard Entertainment, which has already produced…

    Mike Fahey/ Kotaku- 2 readers -
  • Co-Op Monthly Round-Up for November 2014

    … in the Works for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel [11/23/2014] Lost Ark ARPG is a Game You Want Right Now [11/25/2014] Co-Op Deals: Advanced Warfare & Halo Master Chief Collection for FPS Week [11/06/2014] Dying Light Dives off the Mirror's Edge in New Teaser Video [11/17/2014] Assassin's Creed Unity - How to Co-Op and Tithing Templars Co-Op Heist [11…

    Nick Puleo/ Co-Optimus- 2 readers -
  • Fans create StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void multiplayer units in custom maps

    … was shown at BlizzCon. Those who simply cannot wait for the official beta can now find the fan alpha on Battle.net by searching "LotV Custom" in the Arcade map list. Units and stats have been taken directly from the BlizzCon 2014 build of LotV. Players should be aware that the official beta will likely differ from this fan alpha, as developers are tweaking the game every day. In addition to these changes, Blizzard also says a new Protoss unit is in the works but was not shown at BlizzCon. Comment on this article (0) …

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  • World of Warcraft’s Blood Elves Getting a Late Visual Update

    … World of Warcraft-Warlords of Draenor, the recently released expansion to World of Warcraft, was supposed to come with a visual overhaul for ALL classic races. What are the “classic” races, you might ask? I’m not sure myself (I’m a Starcraft man), but apparently the list includes the Blood Elves, who did NOT get their scheduled visual update. I…

    Griffin Cost/ The Gamer Headlines- 2 readers -
  • High School Starleague launches scholarship program for gamers

    …, planning to attend post secondary and have a GPA of 3.00 or higher. HSL is an eSports organization that runs tournaments and other events for high schools across North America. Its events predominantly feature League of Legends and Starcraft II. Comment on this article (0) …

    Neoseeker- 2 readers -
  • Sunday Review: The BG Archive for the week of 11/10/14

    … on impressions with The Crew on PS4 Grimm Season 1-3 (DVD) Review The Valiant (Comic) Review The 100 Greatest Console Video Games 1977 – 1987 (Book) Review Star Wars: The Clone Wars – The Lost Missions (Blu Ray) Review Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Xbox One) Review Persona 4 Arena: Ultimax (PS3) Review Tales of Hearts R (PSVITA…

    Brutal Gamerin Reviews- 2 readers -


  • Warlords Of Draenor Now Live & PvP Season 16 Dated

    … The highly anticipated expansion for World Of Warcraft is now available in North America. Warlords Of Draenor can now be played simply by logging into your Battle.net account if you pre-purchased or buy it digitally or the retail exclusive collector’s edition. Either way, it is time to visit the wilds of Draenor. Players who purchase…

    Anthony Decicco/ Attack of the Fanboy- 6 readers -
  • Blizzcon’s Overwatch has yet to impress

    … Blizzcon’s Overwatch has yet to impress Posted by Jesse Tannous on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Everyone is talking about Blizzard’s newest IP release, Overwatch. This team centric, objective driven, non-twitch focused first person shooter (FPS) has many game enthusiasts excited and eager to see the official release. I on the other hand feel…

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  • Blizzard Talks About The Future Of Warcraft

    … of people, on content. That means there will always be a cycle of ebb and flow, boom and bust. That also means a focus on the new, not the old, Hazzikostas told me. So while fans have been clamoring for things like a revamp to Outland (WoW's current level 60-70 zone, which many feel is kind of a slog) and legacy time machine servers that'd play like WoW…

    Nathan Grayson/ Kotaku- 4 readers -
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