Blizzard make the declaration last month that the first Starcraft and its DLC development Brood War were getting remastered for PC with a delivery booked for this mid year. For those that can hardly trust that that and need will play some exemplary Starcraft, you can now do so totally free.
As of the arrival of fix update 1.18 for Starcraft, both the base game and the extension Starcraft: Brood of War are presently allowed to download and play on PC.
This news comes politeness of the patch notes for Starcraft, which likewise notice various options and bug fixes to the game.
To make it simpler to perform multiple tasks with Starcraft, the game has added windowed fullscreen and windowed mode, which you might more straightforward switch between by squeezing Alt+Enter.
The at any point game additionally added better similarity with Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10, which is vital because of it currently being allowed to play. Countless PCs currently have basically Windows 7, and with so many bound to download this presently free duplicate of the game, this ought to assist with any issues.
Anticheating means have been worked on in the game also, so there ought not be as many issues with expected miscreants while playing on the web. The web-based play ought to be a lot of smoother too, as they have “improved gameplay responsiveness during multiplayer by increasing turn rate to match LAN speeds over Battle.net.”
For those attempting to download the free variants of the primary game and the extension, there are reports of Battle.net going down because of the traffic from this today. Notwithstanding, it has all the earmarks of being up as of the hour of this composition, so make a point to continue on assuming that you have any issues.
Make sure to download this free variant to get that Starcraft fix for the present and afterward search for Starcraft Remastered to show up at some point this summer.
– This article was refreshed on March eighth, 2018