StarCraft: Brood War

PC / Strategy / Release: Nov 30, 1998 / ESRB: T

Blizzard servers hacked, some personal info compromised

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 09, 2012 4:15pm PDT

Perhaps it's been too long since you've reset your password in a mad attempt to secure your privacy? Blizzard has announced that they have discovered "unauthorized and illegal access into our internal network."


Blizzard documentary celebrates 20-year history

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 08, 2011 11:15am PST

As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, Blizzard has released a 48-minute documentary exploring the company's history.


Blizzard Sues Second Korean Network Over Unlicensed StarCraft: Brood War Broadcasts

By Brian Leahy, Nov 05, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Earlier this week, it was revealed that Blizzard had filed a lawsuit in South Korea against MBCPlus Media, which operates the MBCGame television...


"*Yawn* That's old news again from Blizzard going sue everyone's business. What an idiot company."

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Blizzard Sues Korean Television Network Over Unauthorized StarCraft: Brood War Tournament

By Brian Leahy, Nov 01, 2010 3:00pm PDT

Back in May, Blizzard signed an exclusive deal with Gretech in South Korea to carry and sub-license broadcast rights to its games including...


"In the end, the only party that will make out in this litigation will be attorneys. Blizz should ..."

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Blizzard Signs Exclusive Broadcast Deal with GOM for South Korea

By Brian Leahy, May 28, 2010 4:00pm PDT

Blizzard may have just dealt the deathblow to the Korean eSports Players Association (KeSPA) and existing professional StarCraft leagues in South...


"Look guys there are a lot of people speculating that this will hurt pro-gaming because of ..."

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Korean StarCraft Corruption Confirmed; 11 Players Implicated

By Brian Leahy, May 17, 2010 4:27pm PDT

Last month, reports from South Korea broke that players and organizations were involved in illegal match-fixing within the country's lucrative...


"lol..when I read Starcraf Corruption confirmed I though it was some kind of addon..."

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Blizzard Ceases Negotiations With Korean eSports Agency; Fate of Korean Pro-StarCraft Unknown

By Brian Leahy, Apr 27, 2010 2:00pm PDT

According to an interview in South Korea's Yonhap News (via Daum), which was translated by forum member Waxangel, Blizzard has...


"I run a cybercafe and we pay the publishers a fee to license their games. Valve Software has ..."

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Report: Corruption in Korean StarCraft Pro Scene

By Brian Leahy, Apr 13, 2010 1:40pm PDT

[Update: 4/21/2010 - 12:15 PM] Added Blizzard statement. [Original Story] Reports are sweeping across South Korea alleging that multiple parties...


"Their Koreans..its what they do...probably 90% of people playing SC and SC2 beta are ..."

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