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23rd/28th December—Lost Transmissions parts 2 and 3 released; softcover of Heaven's Devils released
Blizzard published parts two and three of Heaven's Devils: Lost Transmissions. In addition, StarCraft II: Heaven's Devils, the softcover version, was released.
21st December—Blizzard releases StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty demo
Blizzard has made a demo of StarCraft II available for download.
17th December—Blizzard releases PTR patch 3
Blizzard has released the final test version of patch 1.2. There are no patch notes beyond a mention of "Tools Update".
11th December—Wings of Liberty wins two Spike awards
10th December—Blizzard releases PTR patch 2
Blizzard released the second set of PTR patch notes. Read the notes and instructions here.
4th December—Blizzard releases patch 1.2.0 patch notes
Blizzard unveiled a massive set of patch notes. It will enable chat functionality and creates a massive set of balance changes.
2nd December—Blizzard unveils StarCraft II's cheat codes
Blizzard unveiled all StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty cheat codes at their site.
30th November—Blizzard bans more bad players
9th November—Patch 1.1.3 is out
Featuring a thor bug fix. Get the notes here.
22nd October—BlizzCon 2010 is here!
BlizzCon 2010 launches today. The wiki is updating as quickly as possible.
16th October—Blizzard sues hackers
Blizzard announced they are suing three hackers—Permaphrost, Cranix, and Linuxawesome— who created and distributed cheats for the multiplayer game for copyright violations.
14th October—Patch 1.1.2 out
The new patch is out, with numerous gameplay changes. The wiki has already been updated to reflect this. Read the notes here or at our patch notes.
13th October—Stealing Thunder short story
A story focused on the marauder, Stealing Thunder, is released on the official StarCraft II website.
1st October—5000 cheaters banned
Blizzard suspended and banned 5000 cheaters and hackers "who were in violation of the Terms of Use for cheating and/or using hack programs while playing. In addition to undermining the spirit of fair competition that’s essential to play on, cheating and hacking can lead to stability and performance issues with the service. Maintaining a stable, safe, and secure online-gaming experience for legitimate players is a top priority for us, and we'll be continuing to keep watch on and take action as needed."
28th September—Patch 1.1.1 is out
Blizzard released Patch 1.1.1 for StarCraft II today.
21st September—Patch 1.1 is out
Blizzard released Patch 1.1 for StarCraft II today.
19th September—Heart of the Swarm interview
Dustin Browder revealed information on Heart of the Swarm. Kerrigan will still be leading the Swarm. See the info at Gameinformer.
27th August—Situation Report: Patch 1.1 and Beyond
Blizzard expressed their views on upcoming balance changes to StarCraft II in this situation report.
25th August—BlizzCon 2010 rewards
Blizzard announced that BlizzCon 2010 will hold rewards for StarCraft II players: a murloc portrait and two deep sea decals. Get the information at the BlizzCon page.
23rd August—Heart of the Swarm information
MTV wrote an article on Heart of the Swarm developments here.