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post #1 of 42
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Is Star Craft 2 any good? i used too like red alert back in day
it looks like Star Craft 2 is a bit like that
I got a trail code (the tight git's only a trial) with my PNY 460
does anyone know how long the trial is for ?
should i get it ?
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post #2 of 42
If you enjoyed red alert, then yeah get it.
But it will be alot more challenging online because some people just sit and train all day pressing keys to see what gives the best result to beat a certain other players setup etc.

It's alot of fun, but challenging at times.
Also, you said git, so definitely get it.
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Use the trial and find out for yourself. Check online and see if you like the videos people have posted.
    
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It's really not that great.

I played Starcraft 1 and the Warcraft series for a long time. Even now I have Warcraft 3 installed just in case I get extremely bored.

I must say that Starcraft 2 is the weakest Blizzard game to date. The online interface is plagued with achievements and other irrelevant crap, there's almost 0 innovation in the gameplay and the single player is so cliche I almost threw up by the end.

At its current price of $60 I wouldn't recommend it.
post #5 of 42
It's highly addictive just like Starcaraft 1. Im going to buy it when the price drops a little bit...

Demo is Unlimited Time, but you can only do the first 3 missions in Campaign and can only play like 2 maps on custom..
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post #6 of 42
Get it for the single player, unless you are amazing at Multi player, otherwise, you will rage... like me
post #7 of 42
You should be asking. " how long you are gonna play it for" ya it's a really good game been playing it since day one. As in the trail its five days i think.
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what can i do in the trial?
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post #9 of 42
anything and anything. You can play the campain or play online. its a mini full version for the couple of days. But to requote my self . It may not be 5 days anymore. it might only be 48hrs
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post #10 of 42
Story line is / SP is good.

Multiplayer has tons of competition, endless skill cap, and will most likely be popular for 9 more years.

Is it innovative? Not really... but does that make it any less amazing? No.
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