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  1. Morhaime: 'You can't really distinguish eSports from game development'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GamesIndustry.biz

    ... a much greater scale than we've dealt with before," he said. "If you go back five years ago, before we launched StarCraft II, from a game operational standpoint we were almost exclusively focused on operating World of Warcraft. Now we're operating ...

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  2. 2015 in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    ... with cards; a feat that must be really hard to accomplish. It's hard not to mention the conclusion to the Starcraft II trilogy, Legacy of the Void . The campaign may have been a little repetitive at times, but it still delivered a fun, sometimes ...

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  3. How Blizzard turned a costly failure into the highly anticipated 'Overwatch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | SiliconValley.com

    ... too. Blizzard, a division of Activision Blizzard, has a long record of producing blockbuster games, including "Starcraft II," "World of Warcraft" and "Hearthstone." Proud legacy has its downsides. When the Titan project was launched in 2007, "World ...

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  4. Power players to watch in Proleague 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | ESPN

    With the Proleague 2016 upon us, Legacy of the Void being out, and the hype being real, it's time to dig into this staple of StarCraft II. Right now it looks like we will probably have seven teams playing this year: KT Rolster, Jin Air Green Wings, MVP Chicken Maru, CJ Entus, SK Telecom T1, Samsung Galaxy, and the team formerly known as SBENU.

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  5. Das Keyboard Arms Gamers for Total Domination, Launches Division Zero Gaming Gear LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Information Technology

    ... Tactile Switch provides a soft, tactile bump halfway through a keypress. Perfect for fast-paced games, StarCraft II and OSU players can now fast-finger precise movements on their keyboards. At the heat of a battle, gamers can have up to 600 , and ...

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  6. Customization key to Logitech's G502 Proteus Spectrum mouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Sal Pizarro

    ... works like a dream. Response is smooth, and no matter how quickly I move the cursor around the screen in StarCraft II , the mouse always captures the movement perfectly. There's no delay and it picks up even the slightest nudge or twitch. The ...

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  7. How Blizzard turned a costly failure into the highly anticipated 'Overwatch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of Santa Monica-based Activision Blizzard Inc. , has a long record of producing blockbuster games, including "Starcraft II," "World of Warcraft" and "Hearthstone." Proud legacy has its downsides. When the Titan project was launched in 2007, "World ...

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  8. European Premium Esports Event Gamers Assembly to Award 100,000 Euros in Cash PrizesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Digital Post Production

    ... the globe compete in large tournaments on stage playing games including League of Legends, Counter Strike, StarCraft II, Hearthstone, Call of Duty or Street Fighter. A total of 100,000 euros in prize cash will be granted to celebrate more than 1,600 ...

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  9. Game designer Jeffrey Kaplan failed big, but he's back on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | Seattle Times

    ... too. Blizzard, a division of Activision Blizzard, has a long record of producing blockbuster games, including "Starcraft II," "World of Warcraft" and "Hearthstone." Proud legacy has its downsides. When the Titan project was launched in 2007, "World ...

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  10. Review:Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Blizzard raised eyebrows when it originally launched "StarCraft II." One of the most anticipated sequels in recent memory would be released in three parts.

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  11. Blizzard Turned Around Costly FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | NewsFactor

    ... of Santa Monica-based Activision Blizzard Inc., has a long record of producing blockbuster games, including "Starcraft II," "World of Warcraft" and "Hearthstone." Proud legacy has its downsides. When the Titan project was launched in 2007, "World of ...

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  12. How Blizzard turned a costly failure into the highly anticipated 'Overwatch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of Santa Monica-based Activision Blizzard Inc. , has a long record of producing blockbuster games, including "Starcraft II," "World of Warcraft" and "Hearthstone." Proud legacy has its downsides. When the Titan project was launched in 2007, "World ...

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  13. Video: Working with modders to make Starcraft II a better eSportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Gamasutra

    Many developers hope their games will be good enough to foster a community of professional players, but as audiences for eSports grow many game makers still puzzle over how to design a game that's as entertaining to watch as it is to play. At GDC 2015 MIT Game Lab research scientist Philip Tan joined Blizzard Entertainment developer Ryan Schutter to shed some light on the topic by breaking down how they worked with Starcraft II community modders to rapidly iterate and improve the game, as an eSport, by improving the viewer interface.

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  14. New Game: StarCraft II: Legacy of the VoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | MobyGames

    StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void is a stand-alone expansion pack for StarCraft II Wings Of Liberty . It is a real time strategy game with a military science fiction theme.

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  15. Steven Reviews 'Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void brings the Starcraft II story to a close, and for a fairly simple plot, it closes out remarkably well. The Protoss leader, Artanis , leads an army to take back their homeworld, Aiur , from the xenomorphs known as the Zerg .

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  16. 5 Things New Players Should Know Before Playing StarCraft 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    While StarCraft had interested me for years, I avoided picking it up until the 3rd expansion of StarCraft II, Legacy of the Void . The game looked awesome, but I was a little intimidated by real-time strategy and all those super fast-acting pro-gamers .

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  17. Review: StarCraft II: Legacy of the VoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Nag.blog

    When StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty debuted in 2010, it was embraced by a global community of rabid fans who had been playing its predecessor for more than a decade. Now, five years later, Legacy of the Void has launched into a very different market than Wings of Liberty , one where many believe real-time strategy games are a dying breed.

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  18. StarCraft II Nova Covert Ops Mission Pack Available to Pre-OrderRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | GamersHell.com

    ... the missions with different loadouts for more replayability. Those who pre-purchase this first mission pack for StarCraft II will receive a unique Nova portrait, as well as a Covert Ops Ghost skin for their Ghost units. The Nova portrait is limited ...

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  19. Pre-Order Nova Covert Ops and Receive In-Game BonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | IGN

    Nova Covert Ops is available for pre-order starting today. StarCraft II's first of the new mission packs don't release until spring of 2016, but Blizzard is offering bonuses to those who buy early .

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  20. Flash, The 'God Of StarCraft,' Retires At Ripe Old Age Of 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Kotaku

    ... Jae Dong, who counted Flash's Terran with many a Zerg play: Flash managed to make the jump from Brood War to StarCraft II after Blizzard finally released its long-awaited sequel in 2010 and continued to play for KT Rolster to much acclaim. He also ...

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