Yes, you can play a deep, fantastic RTS game with only a gamepad.
Earlier this week, I posted some pretty exhaustive first impressions of Iron Marines [$4.99], and consider this review a continuation of that article. In it, I cover most of the basics of the game and how various mechanics work. To avoid endlessly repeating myself a bunch, I'd recommend going back and reading that as this
Iron Marines is a brilliant RTS title that feels a bit like Starcraft. It's got a sci-fi setting and some of the most spectacular strategy mechanics we've seen in mobile games to date. With that said, the RTS genre can be a bit tricky to break into if you're a newcomer. Here are a few tips to help you on your way. [Read more]
I just got finished playing around an hour or so of Ironhide's Iron Marines [$4.99], and it'd be hard for my first impressions of the game to be any better. It's from the developers of the Kingdom Rush [Free] series, so it's not much of a surprise that they'd know how to make a really
Have you ever played StarCraft on the N64? Of course you haven't what a silly question. I have, and it is awful. That being said, the idea of playing a local multiplayer version of an amazing real-time strategy (RTS) game was too good of an idea to pass up. Show More Summary
StarCraft was unveiled to the world 20 years ago, and in the time since it's become a legendary fixture of the competitive gaming scene. Which makes it easy to forget that it's also a fantastic space opera. More »
Blizzard constantly proves that their games have really long legs and both Starcraft games are shining recent examples. The remaster for the original Starcraft, which released in 1998, just launched and now the sequel is getting a major...Show More Summary
With the remastered version of StarCraft now out in the wild, some folks have started questioning why more wasn't done to the core formula and, more than anything, why this latest iteration on the series wasn't made available on consoles. According to one Blizzard exec, there's one very...
A $15 coat of paint doesn't disturb the venerated classic, warts and all.
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This remake is all jacked up and good to go.
You can try an early version of the patch now before it arrives at the end of the tournament season.
Blizzard has signalled big changes are coming to StarCraft 2 multiplayer. The developers are working on a major design patch that targets underused units and abilities as well as sudden game-ending moments. Changes to StarCraft 2's economy, unit redesigns across the three races and more. Show More Summary
With the release of StarCraft. Remastered this week, I felt like going back to the original for yesterday's ScribbleTaku. And just about everyone guessed the Zerg melee upgrade, with mysteryman getting in first. Well done everyone. Let's see if you're just as sharp today. More »
It's a good day for retro gaming: Starcraft Remastered is out, and Battle.net is back to being a branded services instead of flying under the "Blizzard app" label. The post Battle.net is Back and Starcraft Remastered Has Gone Live appeared first on ExtremeTech.
This week on IGN's video game talk show: Starcraft Remastered, Agents of Mayhem, Night Trap, and more.
Last year Blizzard made what I felt was a huge mistake in scrapping the Battle.net brand, which gamers have associated with properties like StarCraft and Diablo for decades. The company has now reversed that decision, in what can only be a humble acknowledgment of my wisdom in these matters. Read More
No additional pylons required.
UPDATE Blizzard has sent word via its official StarCraft Twitter account that StarCraft Remastered will launch at 1:00 pm Pacific / 4:00 pm Eastern, a two-hour delay from the HD upgrade's originally scheduled launch. "Our deployment is taking longer than initially expected and our current estimate for #SCR launch is 1pm PDT," per the tweet. Show More Summary