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Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition

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Description

Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition contains both Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness, and Warcraft II: Beyond the Dark Portal. It's been updated, with re-sampled sounds, and is playable over Blizzard's Battle.net. New features, such as improved fog of war and shared vision, have also been added.

Screenshots

Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition Windows Main Menu
Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition Windows Submarines are very effective against enemy ships, since AI won't strike back blindly unless it can see you.
Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition Windows Since submarines can only aattack sea targets, ballistas and catapuls are quite a delicate touch for handling them.
Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition Windows Mission Briefings

Alternate Titles

  • "WC2BNE" -- Common abbreviation
  • "Warcraft II: Wersja Deluxe" -- Polish title (early edition)
  • "WarCraft II: Platinum Edition" -- Working title

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User Reviews

A great game, which is more than you can say for the way in which it was updated Windows Maw (845)
Classic real-time strategy game updated. Windows samorris74 (11)
Blizzard delivers the goods worthy of the pricetag. Windows Andrew Romig (10)
The ultimate temptation over C&C... NOT! Windows コナン (77870)
This Update is from 1999 - remember that Windows Justin Joe (2)
Great update. Windows Wolfang (135)
Something I've wanted for years. Windows ZombieDepot (45)

The Press Says

PC Player (Germany) Windows Dec, 1999 82 out of 100 82
GameSpot Windows Nov 10, 1999 8 out of 10 80
PC Games (Germany) Windows Mar 07, 2001 72 out of 100 72
Computer Games Magazine Windows Dec 14, 1999 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Inside Mac Games (IMG) Macintosh Jul 03, 2000 7 out of 10 70
GameStar (Germany) Windows Jan, 2000 3 out of 6 60
All Game Guide Macintosh 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
the most popular .. 2 Klaster_1 (58045)
May 09, 2011

Trivia

At first it was called Warcraft 2 Plantuim. and was going to have 2 all new campaigns, but the campaigns were droped.

The game has the first movie trailer for Warcraft 3.

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