StarCraft 2.1 deployed, Arcade now open for free players

StarCraft 2.1 Arcade

By on January 22, 2014 at 2:16 pm

Blizzard send word that patch 2.1 for StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm is now available to download.

2.1 brings changes to the level of access available to free players, with Arcade mode, custom games, and all three races now available to enjoy.

Along with this, there are improvements to clans and groups, changes to levelling and XP, and new extension mods.

Best of all, the classic StarCraft soundtrack, also known as “one of the best RTS soundtracks ever”, is now available to enjoy while playing. Here’s a video!

3 comments (Leave your own)

Maybe this was a better video to link?


Haha it is. Why didn’t Blizzard send that one through? Oh well, cheers!


This Ad must have been done by the same guys that did the PS4 greatness awaits Ad …

Anyways on topic great ! can’t wait to see more people in the arcades !

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