StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Now Available Worldwide

StarCraft II Now AvailableBlizzard Entertainment is very pleased to announce, that after years of development and beta testing, StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is finally available for purchase in Europe, North America, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Chile, Russia, Argentina, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, and the regions of Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau. Blizzard Entertainment also hosted launch parties in twelve cities around the world, in order to celebrate the release of the game.

“We’ve worked hard to deliver an epic continuation of the StarCraft story line as well as the ultimate competitive real-time strategy game with StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “Combined with the next-generation online environment of the new Battle.net, we believe players will agree that StarCraft II offers an experience unlike anything we’ve ever created, and we’re excited to finally be able to share it with them.”

The single player campaign of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, continues the storyline, excactly where StarCraft: Brood War left off. The game is available on a DVD and is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Macintosh. The standard edition of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is available for purchase at the price of $59.99, where the collector’s edition is available for purchase at the price of $99.99 and includes the following features:

  • The Art of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, a 176-page book featuring artwork from the game
  • An exclusive 2GB USB flash drive replica of Jim Raynor’s dog tag, which comes preloaded with the original StarCraft and the StarCraft: Brood War® expansion set
  • A behind-the-scenes DVD containing over an hour of developer interviews, cinematics with director’s commentary, and more
  • The official StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty soundtrack CD, containing 14 epic tracks from the game along with exclusive bonus tracks
  • StarCraft comic book issue #0, a prequel to the comic series
  • A World of Warcraft® mini Thor in-game pet that can be applied to all World of Warcraft characters on a single Battle.net account
  • Exclusive Battle.net downloadable content, including special portraits for your Battle.net profile, decals to customize your units in-game, and a visually unique version of the terran Thor unit

For more information on StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, read the announcement articles by clicking here or here.

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