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[Escapist] Heart of the Swarm Brings Battle.net Upgrades to StarCraft II

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In a blog post on Battle.net, SC2 production director Chris Sigaty outlined the improvements that the Irvine-based developer would be shipping "at or around the launch" of Heart of the Swarm, including:
  • Multiplayer resume from replay
  • Global Play
  • Multilanguage support
  • Clan/group system
  • Unranked matchmaking
  • Multiplayer replay viewing

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Clan/Group system will be a very interesting dynamic...Might get me playing regularly again!
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So excited smile.gif Thanks for the post.

"Multiplayer resume from replay" sounds interesting. From the article though, it would be nice if we had LAN... even if we had to sync our computer to the internet every day.
Edited by kevinf - 5/8/12 at 6:46am
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When are they going to fix the chat functions because the ones currently used in sc2 and d3 are just stupid and not user friendly.
    
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Woohoo.. Updating battle.net as we speak. Can't wait! Less than a week and they might as well put me on payroll.thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by Stuuut View Post

When are they going to fix the chat functions because the ones currently used in sc2 and d3 are just stupid and not user friendly.

My guess is Legacy of the Void.
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Global Play

Are you saying I can game on ONE account now eek.gif

edit- And how will it work for Korea? You have to have a social security number attached to your SC2 account / other proof of existence.
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I always wanted to play SC2 a lot, like I did during SC1 but some reason I lack the energy to learn builds and so forth. Maybe its old age? biggrin.gif
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I'd have bought the game if I didn't have to buy it three times to finish the campaign.
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Originally Posted by GrizzleBoy View Post

I'd have bought the game if I didn't have to buy it three times to finish the campaign.

It's not just a campaign update...Each version will be a basic expac with new maps etc...You're basically buying a massive expansion...
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