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Originally Posted by RayvinAzn View Post
Not since Warcraft II maybe. How many games can you name before that besides the original Warcraft?
Diablo I and II, Starcraft, Black Throne, Rock N Roll Racing, Lost Vikings. <_<
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i hope there is a delay for SC2 means they're actually taking time to work on it (cough @ EA).
Aint that the truth brother!! Good grief..
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Dude, that's a great idea. We'll just tell people it will be good whenever we finish it, then slack off for ten years, then in the last year actually do some work and make a game that looks like the original, just with a few twists, for instance, it now supports high resolutions.
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Dude, that's a great idea. We'll just tell people it will be good whenever we finish it, then slack off for ten years, then in the last year actually do some work and make a game that looks like the original, just with a few twists, for instance, it now supports high resolutions.
O no you didn't.
    
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lol, I'm going to make a dark archon and mind control you.
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post #46 of 55
Blizzard has class by taking their time. They already know that Sc2 is going to be the hit of the century and have already been working on it for 2.5 years. If they released a half @$$ game 2morrow everyone would still buy it. They are just perfectionists, like your calculus teacher. lol. Give them time to make an excellent game and they will give you a a game that will make you cry tears of joy while killing your opponents.

P.S. I hate WOW. if it wasnt for WOW starcraft 2 would hav been out 3 years ago!
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FYI Blizzard has been working on SCII since the release of War3 in 2002. Sure they had a small team working on the game for quite a while but it has been six years nonetheless.

A friend of mine played SCII at the WWI in Paris quite a bit and got a good feel for the game. He said that Terran and Protoss feel pretty solid, only the Zerg felt lacking. Lacking as in a building that only serves a single purpose like producing a unit or something of the like. He also said that there was not a real menu and that he could only choose which race to play as and to pick an AI or human opponent...Here is a quote from my friend...

"According to the devs again, a third of the campaign has been done, and they expect to have it ready for the end of the year (hint* release date for the end of the year?). He denied the possibility of co-op campaign. They had tried to do it, but they realized that if you are Jim Raynor, there is no place for any other Joe your partner can play."

With that said I really don't think SCII is THAT far off, I wouldn't rule out an 08' release. Blizzard has a track record of releasing games 1.5 years after they are announced. SCII was announced in May of 07'. Could 2/3 of the story take six months to create? Maybe. Just don't bank on this article.
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Where's War4? I would rather play that =D WOW killed the series for me.
    
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Yeah, crysis made me cry. That's it, no tears of joy, I was just sad. It was kind of crappy and unoptimized, and it looked like it was going to be so great. Starcraft I was great though. It would be cool to see them make a game where you could play it as an RTS game or a first person shooter, where you could just click a button and get down on the battlefield as any unit, or you could just build a bunch and command them.
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I want it in December, early B-day present!
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