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StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm is a mutated beast of last year's real-time strategy game infused with traces of point and click adventure. For StarCraft II's first expansion, the second chapter in Blizzard's trilogy, the game is getting a dose of role-playing game elements.
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StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm is a mutated beast of last year's real-time strategy game infused with traces of point and click adventure. For StarCraft II's first expansion, the second chapter in Blizzard's trilogy, the game is getting a dose of role-playing game elements.
Point and click, rpg? Double U Tea Hef?

EDIT: well the rpg part makes since but PnC?
Edited by cdoublejj - 5/31/11 at 12:37am
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Wow! The article that Kotaku is referring to has LOTS of information. This is GREAT!
 
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so after reading this...im both extremely excited and upset.....i do like the sound of the new missions, how the story will fall along with the other and the way you upgrade your units as well as all the new zerg type units they will be offering....thats fantastic to me as i am a diehard zerg fanatic. The thing i dont like and im sure people will yell at me for, is the "RPG" stuff they are going to do with Karrigan. The said shes like a hero unit from Warcraft 3.....as soon i saw that i got turned off. i HATEd the hero units....only becuase it took away from the regular units. in multiplayer people would jsut build up hero units and if you got like a level 5 hero unit, you win....it was like watching wave after wave of units get smashed...i know thats the point but thats not fun to me. Sorry...keep that for the actual RPG games, i want my old school RTS

either way, ill be purchasing this opening day collectors edition with all the trimmings
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starcraft meets dawn of war?
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...blizzard seems confident in Bnet .5 except for the custom maps system and marketplace. Scary.
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Perhaps it is time I got back into starcraft 2...I enjoyed the story of wings of liberty but I didn't like the format of an RTS single player campaign and just went through all missions past the first 5 on casual instead of brutal which I started on. Might have to load up the game and see if I can have some fun pushing for master's league.
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I was right!
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