StarCraft II won’t have LAN support

By Patrick Garratt, Monday, 29 June 2009 21:10 GMT


Um. What? According to this Incgamers piece, Blizzard’s Rob Pardo’s confirmed that StarCraft II won’t have LAN support.

We got quite different answers about local area networking (LAN), where both Dustin or Sigaty said they were still discussing it, however, Pardo knew immediately: “We don’t have any plans to support LAN,” he said and clarified “we will not support it.” The only multiplayer available will be on

Blimey. Very progressive. Kind of makes LAN parties not LAN parties any more.

The game should be out this year.

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