Recent News

wcs
Jul 14

Congratulations to the WCS Summer Champion!

Download every replay from the tournament, full eye-tracking player POV VODs now available.
StarCraft II
Jul 10

DeepMind Research on Ladder

Experimental versions of DeepMind’s StarCraft II agent, AlphaStar, will soon play a small number of games on the competitive ladder in Europe as part of ongoing research into AI.
wcs
Jul 10

WCS Summer: Viewer's Guide

StarCraft II esports returns to Ukraine this weekend!
StarCraft II
Jul 9

StarCraft: Cartooned – Available Now

Rediscover the classic real-time strategy gameplay of StarCraft with all-new, adorable cartoon graphics by Carbot Animations!
StarCraft II
Jul 9

StarCraft II 4.9.3 Patch Notes

StarCraft II Patch 4.9.3 has been released. Check out the full details.
wcs
Jul 5

Caster Call to Action

Apply to cast the 2019 WCS Challenger Season 3 Open Qualifiers!
wcs
Jul 3

Welcome to WCS Challenger Season 3

Qualified players, ladder race and open qualifier dates, and more!
wcs
Jul 1

Nation Wars™ Returns in 2019

Blizzard is proud to partner with O'Gaming once again to bring you the sixth edition of Nation Wars: Nation Wars 2019!
StarCraft II
Jun 18

StarCraft II 4.9.2 Patch Notes

Check out the full patch notes here!
wcs
Jun 18

Your Summer StarCraft Lineup

Assembly Summer returns to StarCraft on August 1-3, GSL vs. the World rescheduled, and updates on Challenger Season 3
StarCraft II
Jun 4

StarCraft II 4.9.1 Patch Notes

Patch 4.9.1 is now live, and check out the details here!
StarCraft II
May 29

New StarCraft II Loot for Twitch Prime Members

Brand-new console skins, portraits, emoticons, and more are coming for Twitch Prime subscribers.
StarCraft II
May 23

Co-op Commander: Stetmann

Stetmann now joins the field with a blend of all three races' technologies, and leads the Mecha Swarm army!
StarCraft II
May 23

StarCraft II 4.9.0 Patch Notes

Patch 4.9.0 has arrived with a brand new Co-op commander, Co-op Missions balance updates, Vorazun Twitch Prime offer and more!
wcs
May 23

Caster Call to Action

Apply to cast the 2019 WCS Challenger Season 2 Open Qualifiers!
StarCraft II
May 7

2019 Season 2 Map Preview

Here is a preview of the map pool for 2019 Season 2.
wcs
Apr 25

WCS at BlizzCon 2019

All matches in one day, back in the Arena.
BlizzCon
Apr 25

Welcome Back to BlizzCon®!

BlizzCon® is returning to the Anaheim Convention Center on November 1 and 2, and tickets go on sale in two waves on May 4 and May 8. Here’s everything you need to know to get ready!
StarCraft II
Apr 24

StarCraft II 4.8.6 Patch Notes

Patch 4.8.6 brings a bug fix for Collection item description.
StarCraft II
Apr 23

StarCraft II 4.8.5 Patch Notes

We've got a few bug fixes in our latest patch for StarCraft II.
StarCraft II
Apr 9

StarCraft II 4.8.4 Patch Notes

Our latest patch brings a new Mr. Sheng Announcer, a new set of Feats of Strength with new rewards, and bug fixes!
wcs
Apr 9

WCS Spring: Tickets Now on Sale, Player Registrations Open!

Information for players, community casters and spectators.
wcs
Apr 4

So You Think You Can Cast?

Help us bring the 2019 WCS Challenger Season 1 Open Qualifiers to the community!
wcs
Apr 3

WCS Winter Finals Viewer’s Guide

Tune in this weekend for the best of EU and NA StarCraft 2.
StarCraft II
Mar 25

StarCraft II Balance Update – March 25, 2019

Changes to Protoss and Zerg in Versus balance, and couple of bug fixes.
wcs
Mar 20

WCS Winter Round of 8 Viewer's Guide

Format, stream locations, and schedules here!
wcs
Mar 14

Welcome to Season 1 of WCS Challenger

All the details you need for your chance to compete for regional glory.
wcs
Feb 22

IEM Katowice Survival Guide

Brackets, broadcast times…and Twitch drops!
StarCraft II
Feb 19

StarCraft II 4.8.3 Patch Notes

Please find a new Lowko announcer, a set of new portraits, and bug fixes in this patch!
StarCraft II
Feb 19

Patch 4.8.3: Lowko Announcer

We are very happy to welcome Simon "Lowko" Heijnen as the latest addition to our family of community announcers.