Blizzard is celebrating StarCraft II’s eighth birthday with cake and double XP

Blizzard is celebrating StarCraft II’s eighth birthday with cake and double XP

As soon as upon a time, StarCraft II felt like a sport that was by no means going to launch. The unique StarCraft launched in 1998, and it wasn’t till 12 years later that Blizzard lastly launched the sequel. Now it is 2018 and we’re one way or the other eight years previous StarCraft II. It is so outdated that Blizzard made it free-to-play final fall.

For StarCraft II‘s eighth birthday, Blizzard is celebrating in fashion. Anybody who performs a single sport will probably be awarded with a cake portrait. Additionally, fireworks and banners are displayed each time a base construction is constructed. However, the very best incentive is a double XP bonus to base expertise gained in co-op commanders and to particular person races in versus. As Blizzard factors out, it is a good time to degree up your non-main races.

The festivities solely final per week, although. The anniversary occasion runs right now by means of July 30. Nonetheless, no must go (Zerg) speeding to get your bonuses.

Celebrating StarCraft II’s Eighth Anniversary [Blizzard]

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