Liquipedia:StarCraft News

From Liquipedia StarCraft Brood War Wiki

New News[edit]

August 14, 2017 - StarCraft: Remastered is released with Patch 1.20
Today, we are honored to bring a classic game loved by so many into the modern era. Today we launch StarCraft: Remastered. Read more...
July 24, 2017 - Patch 1.19 is released
This is the last major patch before Remastered launches. Read more...
June 30, 2017 - StarCraft: Remastered launch date announced
The game will go live on August 14, 2017. The retail price is $14.99 USD or €14.99. Read more...
April 30, 2017 - Afreeca Starleague Ro16 starts today
The ASL 3 Ro16 starts today featuring Flash, Hyun, ggaemo and Shine. Read more...
April 19, 2017 - Patch 1.18 is released
After over eight years since the last patch, Blizzard provides mostly bug fixes, quality-of-life improvements and better compatibility with more recent versions of Windows and macOS. Read more...
March 26, 2017 - StarCraft: Remastered is announced to be released in the Summer of 2017
Blizzard announces that StarCraft: Brood War will be available for free and a remastered edition can be bought. While the graphics are updated to support higher resolutions, gameplay will remain the same. Read more...
March 9, 2017 - SSL Classic Season 1 starts soon
The tournament is set to begin on April 13, 2017 and marks SPOTV's debut in Brood War. Read more...
Afreeca Starleague banner.jpg
November 10, 2016 - The Afreeca Starleague Season 2 begins soon with TaekBangLeeSsang returning to competition!
The round of 24 will start on December 4, 2016, with the top seeds of Shuttle and Sharp. Read more...
July 8, 2016 - The Afreeca Starleague begins soon with Flash returning to Brood War competition!
The round of 16 starts on July 17, 2016, with the top seeds of EffOrt and Sharp. Read more...
Spotimes Starleague S2 banner.jpg
November 13, 2015 - Spotimes Starleague Season 2 returns with 32 top players
The action begins today with Sea, ZerO, and more Read more...
VANT365 Starleague banner.jpg
October 17, 2015 - VANT36.5 National Starleague (KSL2) set to begin with ~$33,000 prize purse!
Starting on October 28, participating players include Bisu and Sea Read more...
all news and citations…


Old News[edit]

September 19, 2015 - The KDS Starleague Season 2 to commence with a 32 player tour!
The Ro32 dual tournament group stage with Sea, EffOrt, hero, and more starts on Sept 21st, casted by Afreeca BJ KDS. [ Read more...]
August 13, 2015 - Spotimes Starleague to begin with a 16-player progamer tournament
July 17, 2015 - TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague Championship and TeamLiquid Legacy Cup series are announced!
  • The TLC series begin July 25, enabling the TL/foreign BW community to practice for the TLS Championship Read more...
May 13, 2015 - SSL 11 commences with a 24-player Challenge Round on OnGameNet!
SSL11 banner v1.jpg
May 9, 2015 - The Draemong Starleague – casted by Afreeca BJ KDS with a 16 player tour!
April 2, 2015 - 41 returns to cast the 41 Maki Starleague with an eight player tourney!
Terror TEMPTS Starleague banner.jpg
March 23, 2015 - Terror announces the Terror TEMPTS Starleague with 16 top players!
March 9, 2015 - HoSic BJ Starleague returns with an intimate eight-player season 2!
March 7, 2015 - PianO Starleague is under way with PianO and Neo.G_Soulkey casting!
December 12, 2014 - Kongdoo Starz League announced with $36,000 prize purse!
SSL10 video banner.jpg
November 28, 2014 - Brood War will return to OnGameNet as Sonic announces SSL 10!
HungryApp ESports League Special Match.jpg
November 22, 2014 - Bisu wins HEL Special Match #5 at G-Star game expo!
Sbenu Super Fight logo.jpg
November 11, 2014 - SBENU Super Fight #6 will start in 6 hours!
October 23, 2014 - SBENU Super Fight #5 will occur in a week's time!
LoveTV logo.jpg
October 14, 2014 - LoveTV is testing potential new maps for the upcoming LSL3!
  • Afreeca Players will play on maps like Bifrost 3, Blitz X and Katrina. Read more...
BCTVlogo.png
September 24, 2014 - Killer defeats hero to win BCTV Starleague S1
September 22, 2014 - sOoL announces event matches leading up to the LoveTV Starleague S3
  • Afreeca BJs and the TBA players will fight in weekly team battles/best of matches Read more...
September 18, 2014 - HEL Special Match series continues with Bisu and more
  • Fourth iteration of the monthly show-match/tournament, with $3,000 at stake Read more...
September 1, 2014 - LoveTV Starleague Season 3 announces prize pool of over $86,000 USD
  • Details continue to emerge as anticipation builds over list of players Read more...
August 26, 2014 - Sonic's Sbenu Super Fight #3 scheduled for Aug 28
August 21, 2014 - Reunion Tournament announced.
August 14, 2014 - Sonic's Sbenu Super Fight continues with series #2
PLU2014 banner.jpg
August 7, 2014 - Special Show Match in China scheduled for August 17, including Bisu!
August 7, 2014 - Brood War Special Matches on New Korean e-Sports 24/7 Youtube channel!
July 27, 2014 - The 41 Starleague Season 2 is now underway, with many top names participating!
June 2, 2014 - LoveTV Team Battle Event announced!
July 29, 2014 - Sonic's first Sbenu Super Fight to occur on July 31, including Sea vs Larva!
July 28, 2014 - The inaugural BCTV Starleague Season 1 is ongoing, with several top names participating!
April 28, 2014 - German KOTH III & Oldschool Tournament announced!
February 16, 2014 — 2014 GOMTV WeMakePrice Classic Season 4 has started!
February 03, 2014 — 2014 1st Sonic Proleague, featuring 5 sponsored teams, and 8 teams total, has started!
  • It is being cast by Sonic, Kim Carrier, Lee Seung Won, GoRush, TheMarine, and Shark. Read more...
March 18, 2014 — LoveTV Starleague Season 2 has started!
January 21, 2014 — 41 Starleague Season 1 has started!
  • It is being cast by 41.pOse and features 32 top players. Read more...
January 17, 2014 — ZeuS Starleague Season 1 has started!
January 8, 2014 — SSL Season 9 acquires sponsorship!
January 6, 2014 — GomTV Classic Season 4 announced!
  • Yellow, Jangbi, Sea and more will be invited to play, the tournament will be on from February 9th to March 9th. Read more...
December 16, 2013 — Scan won iCCup Ladder Main Event!
December 14, 2013 — iCCup Ladder Main Event entered the final stages.
  • Top 32 players from iCCup server are fighting for $750 prizes! Read more...
December 9, 2013 — 9th SonicTV Starleague is announced!
December 7, 2013 — LoveTV Starleague Season 1 is about to start!
  • Korean Starleague with 32top players and impressive prize pool. Read more...
November 22, 2013 — Sziky won Finals of TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague 3!
November 22th, 2013 — Grand Final of 3rd TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague is about to start!
November 9, 2013 — Quarterfinals of TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague 3 starts this weekend!
  • Check games from the best players in foreign scene. Read more...
November 9, 2013 — Reps team LAN Party 2013 started today!
November 5, 2013 — 1st SOSPA King of the Hill Proleague has started!
November 3, 2013 — We are now after 2 weeks of SBWI Teamleague.
  • All teams played their first matches, check out standings table! Read more...
November 1, 2013 - Shuttle won 18th SOSPA Ranking Tournament!
October 20, 2013 - ZergMaN's BJ Starleague has finished!
October 19, 2013 - Defiler.ru vs Psistorm.eu grudgematch is happening.
  • 2 sites will fight for $150 prize sponsored by "surf-vl"! Read more...
October 18, 2013 — 18th SOSPA Ranking Tournament is announced and is starting today!
  • This time starting with 16 players to make it happen before SSL9. Read more...
October 16, 2013 — Sea won vs Killer 3-1 and HiyA won vs Shuttle 2-0.
October 15, 2013 — Grand Finals of 17th SOSPA Ranking Tournament will be played tomorrow!
October 2, 2013 — SBWI Teamleague is announced!
  • Top foreign teams will fight for $1000 prizes, sponsored by SBWI! Read more...
October 1, 2013 — 2 month long ladder stage of iCCup Ladder Main Event is started.
September 30, 2013 — ZergMaN's BJ Starleague has started!
September 21, 2013 — 17th SOSPA Ranking Tournament has started with 32 players!
September 8, 2013 — TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague 3 is announced!
  • Tune in for third season of majestic TLS tournaments!. Read more...
August 29, 2013 — iCCup Ladder Main Event is announced!
August 7, 2013 — Zeus, Rock, Fengzi, Brave and BeSt announced for the 16th SOSPA Ranking Tournament!
  • Though the dates haven't been set, the 16th SRT will be held before the next SSL. Read more...
July 8, 2013 — The 15th round of the SOSPA Ranking Tournament is announced!
  • With a sponsor, twice the players, and a bigger prize pool than ever before. Read more...
May 22, 2013 — The 13th edition of the SOSPA Ranking Tournament is announced!
May 5, 2013 — The second season of the TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague is announced!
April 9, 2013 — The venue for the SSL 8 Grand Finals announced!
  • The venue for the Grand Finals of the 8th season of SSL has been announced. Read more...
March 30, 2013 — TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague Grand Finals concludes!
February 25, 2013 — Gambit's Cup 3 Round 2 is announced!
  • Top foreigner teams will compete for a $1700 prize pool. Read more...
February 23, 2013 — The groups for SSL 8 are finalized!
  • The group selection were held today and the round of 32 groups were announced. Read more...
February 7, 2013 — News on SSL 8
February 1, 2013 — The 12th SOSPA Ranking Tournament completes
January 27, 2013 — TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague Qualifiers complete
  • Congratulations to the 24 players who have qualifed to the main event! Read more...
January 14, 2013 — TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague Qualifier #1 and #2 complete, first four qualified attendees determined
December 31, 2012 — TeamLiquid Legacy Starleague announced
December 23, 2012 — Former Hanbit Stars player aSam passes away
  • It has been reported that Lee "aSam" Hyeong Yeon, former Protoss player for Hanbit Stars, has passed away in a hospital in Daejeon, South Korea, after being involved in an unspecified accident. Read more...
December 1, 2012 — 7th SonicTV Starleague completes
November 15, 2012 — UPDATE: 7th SonicTV Starleague finals will proceed after all!
November 14, 2012 — The 7th SonicTV Starleague finals are cancelled
This news piece is outdated, read the update listed above for new details.
  • In an announcement today, BJ Sonic stated that the finals for the 7th SonicTV Starleague have been cancelled because Blizzard Korea is requiring him to obtain a broadcast license. In a separate post, he said that the finals would be played out "no matter what," and so the tournament will complete regardless of the broadcast licensing difficulties. Read more...
October 20, 2012 — Torenhire Starleague I finishes
  • Congratulations to the winner!
September 22, 2012
September 1, 2012
August 23, 2012 — KT Rolster's Violet passes away
  • Diagnosed with acute leukemia in January 2011, Woo "Violet" Jung Ho has passed away after a year-long battle with cancer. Before passing away, Violet made his mark on the Team Liquid community, actively posting on the forums and engaging his fans and well-wishers. During his progaming career, Violet contributed heavily to his team's victory at the 09-10 Proleague as their Protoss ace. Read more...
August 4, 2012
May 20, 2012
May 15, 2012
April 14, 2012
April 8, 2012
March 17, 2012

References[edit]