Heroes of the Storm employs Starcraft ranks
May19

Heroes of the Storm employs Starcraft ranks

Heroes of the Storm is bringing in Bronze to Grand Master ranks, similar to Starcraft II, but is this just catering for the casual? Or will this new system help make Heroes of the Storm a better eSport?

StarCraft II gets a new co-op commander
May17

StarCraft II gets a new co-op commander

Patch 3.3 for StarCraft II is upon us! It includes co-op mission content, chat emoticons, a new landing screen, and more…

Patch 3.3 for StarCraft II to contain Mutators and Mastery for co-op missions
May10

Patch 3.3 for StarCraft II to contain Mutators and Mastery for co-op missions

StarCraft II’s co-op missions are getting some new features. Here’s what mutators and mastery levels are all about…

The slow demise of competitive Stracraft II
Apr26

The slow demise of competitive Stracraft II

The recent match fixing scandal involving Lee “Life” Seung Hyun may have been the final straw which broke the camels back. Starcraft II is slowly fading into oblivion, and there’s unfortunately nothing we can do about it.

Let’s discuss: Will mainstream attention simplify eSports?
Apr19

Let’s discuss: Will mainstream attention simplify eSports?

As audiences grow, and more eSports tournaments are broadcasted to live television meeting widespread criticism, could publisher and developers look to simplify their titles in order to cater to these audiences? Let’s discuss.

Chinese company Alibaba announces $5.5 million eSports Tournament
Mar31

Chinese company Alibaba announces $5.5 million eSports Tournament

Chinese company Alibaba have announced the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG), a tournament which they’ve set aside $5.5 million in prize money. The tournament will feature Dota 2, CS:GO, Hearstone and Starcaft II.

StarCraft 2’s Nova Covert Ops first mission pack is coming on March 30
Mar16

StarCraft 2’s Nova Covert Ops first mission pack is coming on March 30

As Nova, you’ll have to infiltrate bases, intercept invasion forces, use fancy new experimental tech, and go about doing top-secret spy stuff. Exciting.

Legacy of the Void’s co-op missions will be receiving some changes soon
Feb23

Legacy of the Void’s co-op missions will be receiving some changes soon

The co-op missions experience in StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void can wear a little thin over time. That’s something Blizzard are looking to fix.

Team YouPorn signs a new Starcraft II player
Feb18

Team YouPorn signs a new Starcraft II player

Team YouPorn have added a new name to their roster. Jeon “Dragon” Yong-Soo joins Team YouPorn’s new Starcraft II division and will compete in all major tournaments under their brand.

Blizzard announces Starcraft II World Championship Series 2016
Dec18

Blizzard announces Starcraft II World Championship Series 2016

2016 will be the year for Starcraft II to rise to former glory as the eSport that started it all. Blizzard announced the WCS circuit aiming to be bigger and better than ever before.

Legacy of the Void’s Archon Mode is making me a better StarCraft II player
Nov16

Legacy of the Void’s Archon Mode is making me a better StarCraft II player

What happens when you pair up a complete StarCraft II multiplayer rookie with a much more seasoned player? Matty and I seek to find out in our first (or third) match of Legacy of the Void’s Archon Mode!

We unbox the StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Collector’s Edition
Nov12

We unbox the StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Collector’s Edition

Watch and be amazed as Matty makes the collector’s edition magically stand without falling over, talks rubbish, and fades to black because he, unlike Alessandro, does not keep murder weapons within arms reach…