Starcraft 2

Blizzard Finally Adds Community Map Store on StarCraft 2

Nine years ago, Blizzard announced its initial plans to feature a community-driven map store for their popular RTS video game Starcraft 2. But it was last month when the feature was finally updated with the developers launching the Premium Arcade. The launch of the StarCraft II patch 4.3.0 will introduce new Arcade maps made by…

Classic Strategy Games Still Worth Playing

Once in awhile, we all like to travel back time and install classic games on our PC or gaming laptop. We love to experience its gameplay again and feel the excitement we once felt over it. And for me, one of the best classic video games genres is RTS. Here are six of the best…

qxc Speaks: Proposed Zerg Changes

Post written by Kevin “qxc” Riley of compLexity Gaming. Why? The purpose of these gameplay changes is not to address balance. The purpose of these gameplay changes is to make the game more fun and interesting by changing fundamentally how certain units work. Balance can come later by modifying numbers. These changes reflect my own personal…

Midday: How to intelligently improve your StarCraft skills

Post written by Samuel “Midday” He of compLexity Gaming. Whether you’re completely new to Starcraft, or a seasoned veteran, improvement is something that any active player should consistently be striving for. However, improvement in Starcraft does not come as easily as in some other games. In Mario Kart for example, you learn organically, meaning that every…

qxc Speaks: Avoiding Supply Blocks

Post written by Kevin “qxc” Riley of compLexity Gaming. Starcraft is all about increasing your army as quickly as possible. The faster your supply on the field grows, the better your position will generally be. Nothing hinders growth more than getting supply blocked. Early on, missing just 1 or 2 supply at the correct times will make it…