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Why StarCraft 2 is going free-to-play

Why StarCraft 2 is going free-to-play

Wings of Liberty, Blizzard Entertainment's popular real-time strategy game, is going free-to-play later this month on November 14th, the studio announced yesterday. If you already own Wings of Liberty, Morhaime says you can get the expansion pack, Heart of the Swarm, free instead.

Also coming to StarCraft 2 is a new pair of commanders - Mira Han and Matt Horner - and a new co-op mode map called Part and Parcel.

The game, originally released in 2010, will be going free-to-play starting on November 14, although some aspects will remain premium only. On top of that, Blizzard is offering gamers the chance to unlock StarCraft II's competitive multiplayer content available for free. That's right! This isn't just one of those free weekends, the game's free entry will last indefinitely! Select commanders will also be free.

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Ranked multiplayer ladder - Compete with other players to become the best of the best, complete with all of the multiplayer units from Wings of Liberty, Heart of the Swarm, and Legacy of the Void. Be aware however that you need to log in and claim it before December 8.

On top of all this, you'll be able to play Co-Op Commanders - current and upcoming - for free up to level five, with the weekly mutation level restriction removed.

Once the change goes into effect, the vast majority of StarCraft II's original release will be entirely free-to-play for everyone.

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It's a smart move, and free access to ranked multiplayer could be a boon for the StarCraft eSports scene. If you have already bought any of those, then you'll soon be receiving an exclusive Ghost skin and three new portrait options.

The game was really divided into three episodes, each focusing on one of the three playable races (Human, Zerg, and Protoss - but you knew that), and only the first (the human one) will be available for free. Heart of the Swarm, Legacy of the Void, and Nova Covert Ops will cost $14.99 each.

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