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I am also interested, I have never really been into RTS games and never played Starcraft 1 but how hard is this game to pick up and play?
They have tutorials explaining how to play the game and SP introduces you to the Terran and Protoss races slowly and at a decent pace. Only Zerg isn't explored in SP but if you want to learn the race, playing a single game against Very Easy AI will allow you to learn the different units, abilities, etc.... smile.gif
    
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Well if you have a trial key there is really no reason not to try it out, but be sure to try some MP games before your time is up cause thats likely what you'll be playing most if you buy the full game. As the the difficulty ? If you go online without going through a air amount of practice matches and strats you'll get roflstomped so hard.
And is the game good ? Its a Blizzard game, of course its good no really, its the only RTS I have ever bothered playing.
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I am also interested, I have never really been into RTS games and never played Starcraft 1 but how hard is this game to pick up and play?
It's easy to pick-up and play, but where its really at is the advanced games. You really have to get into RTS heavy to enjoy it. It's pretty slow if you play at beginner and bronze level.
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im at barnes and noble playing sc2 on battle.net on my laptop. this game can run on any pc really. i have a 1.3ghz dual core and a 4225 for graphics. on low settings 1280x720 is smooth as butter with 200 units on screen!

and yes the game is awesome.
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Its a Blizzard game, of course its good no really, its the only RTS I have ever bothered playing.
U...mis..ou..canno...mprehend....hoot....

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im at barnes and noble playing sc2 on battle.net on my laptop. this game can run on any pc really. i have a 1.3ghz dual core and a 4225 for graphics. on low settings 1280x720 is smooth as butter with 200 units on screen!

and yes the game is awesome.
Pick up a few more Cynide and Happiness books!

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Starcraft was my favorite game back in the day, the very first computer game I ever really latched onto. Starcraft 2 is good, but not as amazing and innovative as the first was. However, startcraft 2 is really fun for playing with your friends and playing single player. But for me, the 1v1's against other people(not your friends) is just boring and repetitive. I feel sorry for the people who spend that much time doing the same strategy over and over again until they can beat the other person in 5 mintues and 22 seconds.

Starcraft for me was all about the fun of the gameplay, not how fast you can beat your opponents. In other words, I don't play competitively at all in starcraft.
     
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But for me, the 1v1's against other people(not your friends) is just boring and repetitive. I feel sorry for the people who spend that much time doing the same strategy over and over again until they can beat the other person in 5 mintues and 22 seconds.
It's cute seeing peoples misconceptions about the game.
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What makes this game is the:

-Strategy. You will find so many ways to win (and lose) in this game, it is not even funny.
-Competition. You are playing people from ALL AROUND THE WORLD. You will have a newfound respect for the game by seeing how many people play and have their opinions.
-Graphics. Of course its going to be redundant...thats because its a continuation of the real story. But would you have played SC2 if it had SC1 graphics?? Hell no...the graphics make this game so rich and dynamic that you forget this is the first iteration of a 3 part series.
-Longevity. This is the first iteration of a 3 part series. This game will have a lot to offer in the next 3-4 years of playing this game. With the release of each expansion, this game will become a legend for the next decade of gaming.

I would get it. Hell, i got the collectors edition. I like the music and the artbook.
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It's cute seeing peoples misconceptions about the game.
Opinions are misconceptions....ofcourse! Your a genius! +rep!
    
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Opinions are misconceptions....ofcourse! Your a genius! +rep!

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