News items tagged with starcraft

StarCraft FPS Development Canceled by Blizzard

StarCraft FPS Development Canceled by Blizzard

This past week news broke that a game at Blizzard had been canceled after two years of development. The game was left unnamed at the time, but new reports claim the game was a first-person shooter se...

By Rory Young on 18 June 2019
Blizzard to Make Mobile Games for All of its IPs

Blizzard to Make Mobile Games for All of its IPs

At BlizzCon 2018, Blizzard Entertainment surprised fans and critics alike by announcing Diablo Immortal. Immortal, a mobile game, would bring the series’ RPG, loot-collecting action to smartphones an...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 November 2018
Blizzard Offers Free Items for StarCraft Anniversary

Blizzard Offers Free Items for StarCraft Anniversary

With StarCraft having now been a part of the collective consciousness for 20 years, the video game publisher and developer Blizzard has decided that a celebration is in order by giving fans of its ga...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 July 2018
Starcraft Dev: We Just Threw a Bunch of Crap at the Wall

Starcraft Dev: We Just Threw a Bunch of Crap at the Wall

Starcraft released almost twenty years ago and the game has since become an iconic franchise for PC gamers. The sci-fi RTS is best known for its highly competitive scene, that is still active nearly...

By Denny Connolly on 18 July 2017
Blizzard Releases Original StarCraft for Free

Blizzard Releases Original StarCraft for Free

Nostalgic StarCraft fans have been admittedly spoiled in recent weeks: Blizzard has not only announced that a remastered edition of the original game is on due course to arrive this summer, but the c...

By John Jacques on 18 July 2017
eSports Will Become Olympic Sport in 2022

eSports Will Become Olympic Sport in 2022

Those familiar with the eSports scene and have watched tournaments likely remember the moment of victory, when a player or team executes the final piece of a weekend-long strategy and finally gets to...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 July 2017
StarCraft 2 is Going Free to Play

StarCraft 2 is Going Free to Play

The first major announcement of BlizzCon 2017 has been made by Mike Morhaime during the event’s opening ceremony. StarCraft 2, Blizzard’s popular sci-fi real-time strategy game, is going free-to-play...

By Rory Young on 18 July 2017
StarCraft Remastered Video Explores Game's Origins

StarCraft Remastered Video Explores Game's Origins

Without a doubt, the confirmation of StarCraft Remastered‘s release date has plenty of real-time strategy aficionados practically champing at the bit in anticipation of being able to revisit the titl...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 July 2017
StarCraft Remastered Price and Release Date Revealed

StarCraft Remastered Price and Release Date Revealed

It might not be the most popular eSport in the world any longer, but the original StarCraft, alongside the incredibly popular Brood War expansion, completely changed the landscape of the game industr...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 July 2017
Major Blizzard Titles Celebrate Diablo's Anniversary

Major Blizzard Titles Celebrate Diablo's Anniversary

As the 20th anniversary of Blizzard’s popular Diablo franchise approaches, all other major titles prepare to celebrate with an exclusive demon-themed event. This year marks the 20th anniversary of Bl...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 July 2016
12 Awesome Gifts for Your Favorite Blizzard Fan

12 Awesome Gifts for Your Favorite Blizzard Fan

This collection of Blizzard-themed gifts will delight that special Overwatch, WoW, Diablo, Starcraft, Hearthstone or Heroes of the Storm fan in your life this holiday. Blizzard Entertainment has had...

By Jason Gallagher on 18 July 2016
StarCraft 2: Overwatch's D.Va Joins Game as Announcer

StarCraft 2: Overwatch's D.Va Joins Game as Announcer

Overwatch fan favorite character D.Va is coming to StarCraft 2 as an announcer, becoming the first non-StarCraft lore character to do so. Blizzard fans are likely very familiar with Hana “D.Va” Song...

By John Jacques on 18 July 2016
StarCraft HD Remaster Possibly in the Works

StarCraft HD Remaster Possibly in the Works

A report by Korean news site iNews24 claims that Blizzard’s classic real-time strategy game StarCraft is getting an HD remaster, with more details to come this year. Hot off the heels of Overwatch an...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2016
Blizzard's Battle.net Hit With Major DDoS Attack

Blizzard's Battle.net Hit With Major DDoS Attack

A DDoS attack on Blizzard Entertainment’s Battle.net service causes many of the company’s servers to be crippled, with players no longer able to play online. On April 13, Blizzard Entertainment‘s Bat...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 July 2016
1998 Was The Best Year In Video Gaming

1998 Was The Best Year In Video Gaming

With Final Fantasy 15 and Uncharted 4 coming soon, 2016 is looking like a solid year for gamers. But one writer argues why 1998 remains his pick as the best year for video games. 2015 had a number of...

By Alexander Pan on 18 July 2016
10 Coolest Video Game Armors

10 Coolest Video Game Armors

Look to any major video game franchise character these days, and you’re likely to find one thing: the adventures and hardships they endure are lethal to the average human being. While we’d wager mo...

By Andrew Dyce on 18 July 2014