Mar 12, 2013
The latest expansion to StarCraft II opens up the highly anticipated Zerg campaign mode and adds new features and multiplayer units to the game!
ZERG!!!!! Its launch day for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm! In the latest expansion pack to StarCraft II players will now be able follow the story of Kerrigan via a Zerg campaign mode. In the campaign, Kerrigan, the self-named Queen of Blades and leader of the swarm, is out for vengeance as she aims to take down Arcturus Mengsk permanently!
Heart of the Swarm is officially available around the world at retail stores in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Russia, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, Mexico, Chile, Brazil, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau. It is not available yet for mainland China and Blizzard has stated that those release plans “will be announced at a later date”. The expansion pack is also available via digital download on the official StarCraft II website at www.starcraft2.com.
Speaking about the launch, Mike Morhaime, CEO and Co-Founder of Blizzard Entertainment had this to say:
“Heart of the Swarm enhances every aspect of StarCraft II. In addition to Kerrigan’s campaign and the new multiplayer units and maps, we think players will really enjoy the new online elements and new features that make StarCraft II more fun and easier to learn than ever before.”
Are you planning to get your Zerg on in StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm? Let us know in the comments below or talk about it on our forums!