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StarCraft II: Wings of...
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty
9.8

Suddenly, nothing else matters.
Wednesday 28 Jul 2010 10:00pm | PC | 118


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Videos

StarCraft 2 Goes...
StarCraft 2 Goes Free-to-play This Month

Blizzard’s iconic real-time strategy game will be free-to-play, unlocking the multiplayer and parts of the campaign.
Monday 6 Nov 2017 2:10pm | PC | 4

Starcraft II: Legacy...
Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void Prologue Announced

Big news coming out of the PC Game Show regarding a prologue set of missions for Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void and what to expect from them.
Wednesday 17 Jun 2015 4:00pm | PC | 6

BlizzCon Virtual...
BlizzCon Virtual Tickets Now On Sale

Virtual Tickets cost US$39.99, and include community contests, in-game items, on-demand replays, and a broadcast of the closing ceremony.
Friday 5 Sep 2014 3:35pm | PC | iOS | 3

New
New "Spawning" Feature for StarCraft II

Players that don't own all of the versions of StarCraft II available able to temporarily access them
Wednesday 5 Jun 2013 3:05pm | PC | 3

StarCraft Universe, a...
StarCraft Universe, a Mod for StarCraft II, Now Available

Originally known as StarCraft MMO, Universe adds World of Warcraft-like gameplay to StarCraft II.
Tuesday 19 Feb 2013 11:27am | PC

StarCraft II: Heart of...
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Opening Cinematic Revealed

Overnight, Blizzard unveiled the opening cinematic for the upcoming StarCraft II expansion, Heart of the Swarm.
Wednesday 23 Jan 2013 12:42pm | PC | 1

StarCraft II: Heart of...
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm

A teaser for the upcoming StarCraft II expansion pack
Monday 31 Oct 2011 8:08pm | PC

Blizzard DOTA -...
Blizzard DOTA - BlizzCon 2011 Trailer

Blizzard's new "Defence of the Ancients" style game
Monday 31 Oct 2011 7:05pm | PC


Previews

New StarCraft II Mods
New StarCraft II Mods

Tonight’s secret ingredient is.... novelty?
Monday 21 Feb 2011 9:00am | PC | 2


Features

Matt Dawson from HSL,...
Matt Dawson from HSL, and Bringing eSports to Schools

We have a chat with Matt Dawson about the new High School gaming league he and a few other companies have teamed together to get off the ground.
Tuesday 4 Apr 2017 3:00pm | PC | 5

Blizzcon 2013 - Live Blog
Blizzcon 2013 - Live Blog

Blizzard's multi-game convention is back, after a one-year hiatus, with all sorts of announcements expected. Follow the fun right here!
Friday 8 Nov 2013 9:08pm | PS3 | 360 | PC | 7

April Fools 2013
April Fools 2013

A collection of industry gags, as received in press release (or other) form, presented verbatim.
Tuesday 2 Apr 2013 9:43am | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PC | DS | 23

Game Masters: December...
Game Masters: December and January

Game Masters: The Exhibition is finally here and we're breaking it down, month by month. First up: December and January.
Thursday 13 Dec 2012 2:00pm | PS2 | PS3 | 360 | PC | 3DS | Xbox | 9

Used vs. New: On The...
Used vs. New: On The Other Hand...

What's mine is yours: Conrad explains why the industry needs secondhand gamers, in response to Aylon
Friday 24 Feb 2012 4:15pm | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PC | Vita | PSP | 3DS | DS | 7

Top 10 CGI Videogame...
Top 10 CGI Videogame Trailers

It's time for ten of the very best.
Tuesday 13 Sep 2011 11:00am | PS3 | 360 | PC | 20

NZGamer Podcast...
NZGamer Podcast Episode #54

LAN Parties, Transformers 2, and gold-plated hats.
Friday 10 Jul 2009 10:00am | PS2 | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PSP | Xbox | GCN | 11

Life Changers: Starcraft
Life Changers: Starcraft

Reuben recalls a landmark in gaming history.
Friday 11 Jan 2008 10:00am | PC


Competitions

Win a BlizzCon 2017...
Win a BlizzCon 2017 Virtual Ticket!

One of the biggest community events in gaming is right around the corner, and thanks to Blizzard you can join in on the action.
Monday 16 Oct 2017 11:00am | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 14

Win StarCraft II!
Win StarCraft II!

We've got three copies to be won!
Tuesday 3 Aug 2010 1:00pm | PC | 9


News

StarCraft 2 Is Now...
StarCraft 2 Is Now Free-to-play

In case you missed the announcement when it first landed, Blizzard has made their seminal strategy game open to all.
Wednesday 15 Nov 2017 2:33pm | PC | 1

NZ Dollar Coming to...
NZ Dollar Coming to Blizzard Battle.net

Later this year the USD will be changed to NZD for pricing on Blizzard Battle.net - and yes, that means your Blizzard balance too.
Wednesday 18 Oct 2017 6:00pm | PC | 1

BlizzCon 2017 Event...
BlizzCon 2017 Event Schedule Includes World of Warcraft, Overwatch, and More

Even if you aren’t attending the event, Blizzard is still offering Virtual Tickets – offering live streams of all stages.
Wednesday 4 Oct 2017 2:43pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 3

StarCraft Remastered...
StarCraft Remastered Gets Release Date, Pricing

The seminal real-time strategy game will be arriving with 4K resolution and more this August, Blizzard announced.
Friday 30 Jun 2017 1:54pm | PC | 9

Blizzard and Twitch...
Blizzard and Twitch Make Streaming Deal

The deal between the popular streaming service and Blizzard will see Twitch subscribers getting free Overwatch loot boxes.
Wednesday 21 Jun 2017 3:35pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | iOS | Android | 5

Blizzard to Ditch...
Blizzard to Ditch Battle.net Name

The online service which launched in 1996 is losing its distinct name over “occasional confusion and inefficiencies” related to identity.
Thursday 22 Sep 2016 9:13am | PC | 3

Chris Metzen Retires...
Chris Metzen Retires from Blizzard

The long-time employee who has worked on Warcraft, Starcraft, and Diablo, is leaving to spend time with his family.
Tuesday 13 Sep 2016 1:00pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 2

Report: StarCraft HD...
Report: StarCraft HD Remaster in Development

A remastered version of one of the biggest RTS games in history could be making its way out of Blizzard.
Monday 8 Aug 2016 8:45am | PC | 13

BlizzCon 2016 Virtual...
BlizzCon 2016 Virtual Tickets Now Available

If you can’t make it to the United States in person, don’t worry: Blizzard have you covered with access to HD streams.
Tuesday 26 Jul 2016 2:33pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | iOS | Android | 3

StarCraft II: Nova...
StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops Debuts on March 29

The first of three episodes that make up StarCraft II's next singleplayer campaign will be available later this month.
Friday 18 Mar 2016 11:16am | PC | 7

Big Discounts in...
Big Discounts in Blizzard's Holiday Sales

Select Heroes of the Storm content and the first two StarCraft II games are 50% off, while World of Warcraft is reduced by 75%.
Wednesday 25 Nov 2015 1:02pm | PC | 2

Blizzard Shares...
Blizzard Shares Cosplay Reference Kits Ahead of BlizzCon

Blizzard have released a series of reference kits for those wanting to cosplay as their favourite Blizzard heroes at upcoming conventions.
Friday 11 Sep 2015 10:22am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | iOS | 2

Blizzard Details...
Blizzard Details StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void

A standalone product, and the final chapter in the StarCraft II trilogy, the game follows the Protoss alien race, and also adds more content.
Thursday 19 Mar 2015 3:00pm | PC | 3

BlizzCon 2015 Dated,...
BlizzCon 2015 Dated, Tickets On Sale in April

This year's BlizzCon will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Los Angeles, California from November 6 - 7.
Friday 13 Mar 2015 10:01am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 5

Metallica to Close...
Metallica to Close BlizzCon This Year

The closing ceremony for this year's Blizzard community event, BlizzCon, will feature Metallica as the headline act.
Wednesday 22 Oct 2014 8:56am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS2 | PS3 | 360 | PC | iOS | Xbox | GCN | 7

Women Barred from...
Women Barred from Upcoming Hearthstone Tournament

The International e-Sports Federation and Finnish eSports Federation have come under fire for creating "male only" tournaments.
Thursday 3 Jul 2014 10:52am | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | iOS | 15

American University...
American University Introducing Scholarships for eSports

Robert Morris University Illinois is planning to add eSports to its varsity athletic program, starting with League of Legends.
Friday 20 Jun 2014 9:02am | PC | 11

BlizzCon 2014 Taking...
BlizzCon 2014 Taking Place November 7 - 8

Tickets go on sale for US$199 on May 8th, with details of Virtual Tickets to be announced at a later date.
Wednesday 23 Apr 2014 4:36pm | PS4 | PS3 | 360 | PC | iOS | 3

StarCraft II Patch...
StarCraft II Patch Expands Free-play Options

Patch 2.1, released today, allows Starter (free) accounts to play all three races, all of the Arcade Mode, and more
Wednesday 22 Jan 2014 2:38pm | PC | 3

Diablo III: Reaper of...
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Confirmed for PlayStation 4

Will be playable at BlizzCon next month, publisher confirms; no word on versions of the expansion for current-gen consoles
Friday 18 Oct 2013 10:37am | PS4 | PC | 3

Blizzcon Virtual...
Blizzcon Virtual Tickets Now On Sale

Not going to Blizzcon? A virtual ticket is almost as good, and it comes with virtual loot for four of Blizzard's games.
Friday 13 Sep 2013 4:41pm | PS4 | PS3 | 360 | PC | 1

Blizzard To Announce...
Blizzard To Announce Something At Gamescom

Company tease an announcement related to one of their products; more to be revealed in three weeks.
Thursday 1 Aug 2013 11:28am | PS4 | PS3 | 360 | PC | 14

Activision Blizzard...
Activision Blizzard Goes Independent in $10 Billion Buyout

Bobby Kotick leads the charge in big-ticket buyout; Vivendi to retain part ownership in new company.
Friday 26 Jul 2013 5:23pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS2 | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | Wii | PC | Vita | PSP | 3DS | DS | Xbox | GCN | GBA | 4

Blizzcon Ticket Sales Date Announced

If you're planning on going to Blizzcon, make sure your credit card is ready to go at the end of the month.
Friday 5 Apr 2013 11:55am | PS4 | PS3 | PC

March Kiwi BarCraft Events Announced

Auckland and Wellington-based events scheduled for the end of the month, showcasing the best of 2012
Tuesday 12 Mar 2013 9:52am | PC

BlizzCon 2013 Announced

Blizzard have announced the next iteration of their popular BlizzCon convention, taking place in November.
Wednesday 20 Feb 2013 12:11pm | PS4 | PS3 | 360 | PC | 1

Auckland Game Summit Features Artists from Blizzard, Valve

Auckland's Media Design School has announced the speakers that will headline their upcoming Game Summit event
Wednesday 23 Jan 2013 4:37pm | PC | iOS

Blizzard Discount StarCraft II, Diablo III

Thanksgiving / Black Friday sales continue online as Blizzard drop the prices on their latest titles.
Wednesday 21 Nov 2012 1:20pm | PC

Blizzard Notifies Players of Unauthorized Access to Account Information

A breach of account security has resulted in the unauthorized release of some player information to outside sources.
Friday 10 Aug 2012 11:09am | PC | 1

World Championship Series (Oceania) Finals in Australia This Weekend

The next stop in the Blizzard World Championship Series takes place in Sydney this weekend, with two Kiwis taking part
Thursday 9 Aug 2012 4:27pm | PC

Blizzard Detail StarCraft II World Championship Series

Oceanic route to the finals includes NZ-based qualifying events, but we have to beat the Aussies to proceed
Thursday 5 Apr 2012 12:08pm | PC

April Fools Gaming Roundup

The best gaming-related gags, gathered up in one place for your easy consumption
Monday 2 Apr 2012 10:14am | PS3 | 360 | PC | 7

Blizzard To Layoff 600 Staff

World of Warcraft developer make deep cuts on the back of declining subsciber numbers
Thursday 1 Mar 2012 10:27am | PC | 2

New Information on Upcoming Blizzard Games

Diablo III, StarCraft II, and World of Warcraft titles detailed
Friday 10 Feb 2012 12:39pm | PC | 5

No BlizzCon This Year, Battle.net World Championship Announced

Blizzard's jam-packed schedule doesn't allow room for a conference this year
Thursday 26 Jan 2012 11:56am | PC

Blizzard Phone Support for NZ Extended

Ever needed to get in touch with Blizzard?
Friday 20 Jan 2012 2:19pm | PC | 1

Video Game Awards - The Winners

Now that the VGAs are over, we've got all the important details right here. What details? Well, who won what, of course!
Monday 12 Dec 2011 9:10am | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PC | 3DS | iOS | 18

Blizzard Hint at new StarCraft II Unit

Blizzard are going to be releasing new Heart of the Swarm information at BlizzCon
Wednesday 5 Oct 2011 2:59pm | PC

Foo Fighters to Play at BlizzCon

Just when you thought you were as gutted as you could be to not be going
Thursday 29 Sep 2011 9:38am | PC

BlizzCon Store Preview Sale Starts Tomorrow

What are you doing at 5am tomorrow morning? Got a BlizzCon 2011 Virtual Ticket?
Friday 23 Sep 2011 1:37pm | PC

Kiwi StarCraft II Player Wins Trip to BlizzCon

One of our own has come out of the weekend's invitational with a top-two finish
Monday 19 Sep 2011 3:26pm | PC

StarCraft II Invitational Begins Tomorrow

The tournament for players from South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand
Friday 16 Sep 2011 10:22am | PC

BlizzCon 2011 Virtual Ticket Now Available

Keen to see what's next for big Blizz? Can't get to Anaheim? Where there's a will
Thursday 4 Aug 2011 3:55pm | PC

StarCraft II Starter Edition Now Available

Following the lead from World of Warcraft, StarCraft II has a starter edition
Thursday 4 Aug 2011 2:31pm | PC

Blizzard Raise $1.9M For Japan Earthquake Relief

Fund raising thanks to the sale of a virtual pet in World of Warcraft
Thursday 4 Aug 2011 1:37pm | PC

Google vs. Microsoft... Zerg Rush!

The world's biggest tech companies face off in games of StarCraft II
Wednesday 13 Jul 2011 4:35pm | PC | 4

BlizzCon 2011 to Feature Professional eSports Competition

Blizzard have announced that their upcoming convention will feature two eSports finals
Tuesday 12 Jul 2011 5:17pm | PC

Activision Blizzard Prints Money

First quarter earnings reports are in - half a billion in profit
Tuesday 10 May 2011 10:07am | PS3 | 360 | PC

Blizzard Make Wishes Come True

But we're not talking about Diablo 3. Blizzard's generosity, however, knows no bounds
Friday 6 May 2011 11:05am | PC | 1

BlizzCon Ticket Details Announced

Tickets for the upcoming Blizzard Conference go on sale next month
Wednesday 13 Apr 2011 3:34pm | PC

Aussie In StarCraft Competition Tonight

The Global StarCraft League World Championship is currently taking place in Seoul
Thursday 31 Mar 2011 11:47am | PC

Blizzard Bullish On Potential Of New MMO

Project Titan has the potential to eclipse World of Warcraft, developer says
Wednesday 9 Mar 2011 9:11am | PC | 1

Blizzcon 2011 Dates Announced

Blizzard have announced dates for the next Blizzcon, where attendees get to celebrate all things Blizzard related
Tuesday 8 Feb 2011 9:45am | PC

Spike TV's Video Game Award Winners

The Spike Video Game Awards were held over the weekend, inviting celebs from inside (and outside) of the gaming industry for a bit of a...
Tuesday 14 Dec 2010 9:50am | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PC | 9

Blizzard's Release Schedule Leaked?

An image is making it's way around the 'net, purporting to be Blizzard's release schedule for the next five years. It includes everything up...
Thursday 2 Dec 2010 11:22am | PC | 2

Blizzard Takes Legal Action

Games developer and publisher Blizzard has increased the intensity of the fight against hackers
Monday 18 Oct 2010 10:45am | PC | 3

5000 StarCraft 2 Cheaters Banned

Over the weekend Blizzard banned and suspended 5000 hackers/cheaters in their popular real-time strategy title, StarCraft II: Wings of...
Monday 4 Oct 2010 10:50am | PC | 6

Kotick Considering Cut-scene Based Movies

Activision Blizzard CEO, Bobby Kotick is floating the idea of selling movies based on in-game cut-scenes. According to
Monday 20 Sep 2010 4:30pm | PC | 10

Blizzard’s warning to Cheaters

For those thinking of cheating, compromising or hacking their way to an advantage over their fellow competitors in Starcraft II, should...
Wednesday 15 Sep 2010 2:30pm | PC | 4

NZGamer.com Competition Winners (August 23)

Winners for StarCraft 2, Madden NFL 11 and Kane & Lynch 2! Were you one of the lucky ones?
Monday 23 Aug 2010 11:00am | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PC | 14

Blizzard Expands SC2 Server Access

At their Gamescom press conference, Blizzard announced that StarCraft 2 players from Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand will be able
Thursday 19 Aug 2010 1:15pm | PC

Starcraft appearance in Korean-Air Adverts

New Korean-Air TV advertisements are now featuring references to Starcraft. In more proof at the prevalence of Starcraft in Korean culture,...
Friday 6 Aug 2010 4:30pm | PC | 4

Account Thieves Target StarCraft 2

It was only a matter of time. Phishers have begun targeting StarCraft 2 players in a battle.net account phishing scam. It involves the phisher...
Tuesday 3 Aug 2010 11:45am | PC | 2

Blizzard Offers Workaround for StarCraft Glitch

Blizzard has confirmed reports that StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty is making computers, specifically video cards, overheat. In their...
Friday 30 Jul 2010 1:45pm | PC | 6

StarCraft II NZ Midnight Launch w/ Photos

StarCraft II is finally here and we lined up to get it
Tuesday 27 Jul 2010 1:15pm | PC | 13

StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty $98 at JB Hifi

Still on the fence on buying StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty? JB-Hifi will be selling the standard edition of Blizzard's latest real-time
Monday 26 Jul 2010 12:30pm | PC | 12

No LAN Multiplayer For StarCraft 2

Blizzard has confirmed with IncGamers that there will be no LAN play for StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. This comes as a surprise since the...
Friday 28 May 2010 1:20pm | PC | 15

StarCraft 2 Facebook Integration Announced

Blizzard announced today that its Battle.net gaming service will integrate with Facebook, linking the online gaming platform with the popular...
Thursday 6 May 2010 11:10am | PC | 3

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Dated

Blizzard announced today that StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, will arrive in stores throughout New Zealand on July 27, 2010. Players will also...
Tuesday 4 May 2010 10:15am | PC

Starcraft 2 Priced & Limited Edition Details

Blizzard announced today that StarCrat II: Wings of Liberty will be available both in a standard edition (RRP $129.95) and in a...
Friday 9 Apr 2010 10:55am | PC | 6

StarCraft 2 Closed Beta Begins

Blizzard has announced the start of the StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty closed beta test. Invitations are already being distributed to...
Thursday 18 Feb 2010 1:00pm | PC | 5

Starcraft 2 Website Updated With New Content

Blizzard have just refreshed their Starcraft 2 Website with enough new content to fill a Terran supply depot!
Friday 20 Nov 2009 9:30am | PC | 1

Starcraft 2 - Coming This Year?

Starcraft fans will be pleased to hear that lead designer Chris Sigaty has dropped a clue as to Starcraft 2's release date in an interview at...
Saturday 20 Jun 2009 12:37pm | PC | 13

Starcraft II Turned Trilogy?

Blizzard Entertainment are set to split the SKUs for Starcraft II campaigns...
Saturday 11 Oct 2008 3:49pm | PC | 13

Video Games Live at GDC '08

If you were unlucky enough to have missed Video Games Live in Wellington last year 1UP.com has a fix for you. 1UP.com, at this years GDC,...
Friday 7 Mar 2008 9:23am | PS2 | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PC | Xbox | GCN | HH

StarCraft II Announced!

Blizzard Entertainment has unveiled StarCraft II, the sequel to its award-winning real-time strategy game StarCraft, at the 2007 Blizzard...
Monday 21 May 2007 10:02pm | PC