Blizzard : Starcraft II Launches July 27, 2010

Starcraft 2 Game from Blizzard EntertainmentBlizzard Entertainment announced today the official release date of Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty, the highly anticipated follow-up game to the 1998 hit Starcraft.  First announced in May 2007, the Starcraft 2 game has been in beta testing mode since February of this year.  You can pre-order your copy now for about $60 at and other retailers; a Collector’s Edition version will set you back $100.  Shortly after its release to retail, the game will also be available for purchase directly from Blizzard.

Featuring a new, enhanced 3D graphics engine, the real-time strategy game for PC’s will offer  both multi-player online combat as well as stand-alone game play.  Online play will be available through Blizzard’s redesigned gaming service.  The solo campaign will pick up where Starcraft:Brood War left off.   Screen shots from Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty, artwork, trailers and other downloads are available at Blizzard’s official site,

Available for pre-order from and other retailers. Retail price $59.99 (Collector’s Edition, $99.99)