Journey to the farthest reaches of the galaxy and take command of an elite team of Confederate Marines in this fully-playable demo of StarCraft.
Whether you're new to real-time strategy games or a skilled veteran, you'll be faced by the challenge of leading your troops to victory over powerful and truly alien opponents.
Can you restore peace to the fringe-world of Chau Sara?
- Three all-new missions that foreshadow the upcoming galactic war
The mystic Protoss, the adaptable Terrans, the merciless Zerg -- all must fight for their place amongst the stars.
- Experience an Epic Storyline
StarCraft's storyline spans thirty missions spread across three unique campaigns, creating a true sci-fi epic. Follow Jim Raynor on his quest to save the Terran colonies from destructions; serve the cunning Zerg Overmind as it hatches a deadly plan; and lead the Protoss Prelates in the desperate defense of their homeworld.
- Create and Share your Own Maps
StarCraft includes the map editor used by the game's developers to create all of StarCraft's single and multiplayer maps. Use it to conceive your own multiplayer battlegrounds and campaigns, and share them with your friends.
- Optional tutorial mission to introduce new players to the ways of war
- Head-to-head play via modem, serial link, IPX network, and over the Internet through Battle.net
Prove your Mettle Online with Battle.net. Take the fight online with up to seven of your friends via Battle.net, Blizzard Entertainment's free online gaming services. Find matches, share strategies and compete in regional ladders to see who controls the galaxy.
- Rediscover a real-time strategy classic
StarCraft introduced many revolutionary new features that have since become staples of the real-time strategy genre: asymmetric factions, meticulous balance, and a strong emphasis on deep strategy and high accessibility. Find out why even more than 10 years, StarCraft continues to headline gaming tournaments worldwide.