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Starcraft 2 Then and Now

One of my best friends on the entire planet got me into Starcraft back in 10th grade chemistry class. Even though I’m not particularly good at it, it remains one of my favorite games ever. I played terran pretty much my entire life and my signature end-game pwnage usually came in the form of a…

SC2 Heating things up…literally.

I guess the firebat made it to SC2 after all. Apparently there’s a known bug that has processors rendering menu-screens up the wazoo, causing overheating and in some cases, complete melt-downs of video cards. Originally reported by Gameinformer, the fix is pretty simple: players can input two lines of code themslves to alleviate the problem.…

Real-ID could be a security risk

Even though the lifted NDA for Cataclysm has pretty much outshined anything else WoW-related, I took the time to read up on the much anticipated Real-ID networking system and found myself to be less than thrilled. The official page says this is meant mostly for IRL friends, but they contradict themselves by also stating they’re…