StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty Summary


StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty Review

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Blizzard announces release date for Legacy of the Void, unveils opening cinematic‏

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As promised last week , Blizzard has revealed not only the snazzy opening cinematic for Starcraft 2: Legacy of the Void, but the standalone expansion's release date too.

The closing chapter of Starcraft 2's grandiose sci-fi tale will be released on November 10. Now celebrate the news by watching some aliens beat each other up.

Blizzard to reveal Starcraft 2: Legacy of the Void cinematic and launch date on September 13

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Normally the release of a CG trailer for a new video game wouldn't raise many eyebrows, but Blizzard tends to a) have a particularly rabid fanbase, and b) actually pump some real cash and effort into their grandiose cinematics.

The studio has announced that the world premiere of the cinematic for Starcraft 2: Legacy of the Void will take place on September 13, at 7PM CEST.

Blizzard celebrate 5th Anniversary of StarCraft 2, special portrait and 'exploding confetti' in-game

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Five years have come and gone since StarCraft II: Hearts of Liberty first graced our computers, and now Blizzard is celebrating with a series of little things like a fancy unique portrait if you login between July 27th and August 3rd.

It's bad news for the backbone of any StarCraft army though as worker units are liable to explode into puffs of confetti. A new wallpaper is being released too in the Media section. Five years and the game still isn't done yet.

Blizzard trademark 'Council of Glades' in New Zealand

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Trademark trawlsters have found Blizzard Entertainment has filed for 'Council of Glades' in New Zealand - that bit next to Australia - the bit on the right. It certainly sounds all Druid-like and World of Warcrafty.

Perhaps we'll find out at this year's BlizzCon which is scheduled November 6-7 at the Anaheim Convention Center, the mecca for Blizzardites. The trademark covers everything 'computer video game' imaginable.

US sanctions halt Blizzard's services in Crimea region

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World of Warcraft, StarCraft, Diablo and other Blizzard Entertainment titles dependent on the studio's service are now 'offline' in Crimea following the United States' trade sanctions on the region.

Blizzard have been forced into switching off their services and informed affected gamers through an email. All subscriptions have been terminated, though they hope to "restore access" in the future.

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