StarCraft II is Coming

Blizzard announced that Starcraft II is coming, finally, at the Blizzard World Wide Invitational event in Korea, they have not announced an official date, but say that what they have is already playable in multiplayer, they know it’s really late now, even on their website they say it’s about time!

StarCraft II continues the epic saga of the Protoss, Terran, and Zerg. These three distinct and powerful races will clash once again in the fast-paced real-time strategy sequel to the legendary original, StarCraft. Legions of veteran, upgraded, and brand-new unit types will do battle across the galaxy, as each faction struggles for survival.

Featuring a unique single-player campaign that picks up where StarCraft: Brood War left off, StarCraft II will present a cast of new heroes and familiar faces in an edgy sci-fi story filled with adventure and intrigue. In addition, Blizzard will again offer unparalleled online play through, the company’s world-renowned gaming service, with several enhancements and new features to make StarCraft II the ultimate competitive real-time strategy game. Source: via

Here is a video from Youtube showing the cinematic version of the trailer, I believe this was taped at the event in Korea, as you can hear the crowd cheering in the background, but, if you want a better picture, skip this one and watch the high resolution version on instead.