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[edit] Background

Warcraft II Battle.net Edition is the continuation of the ruthless clash between the armies of the noble Humans and the brutish Orcs. From the initial, unexpected invasion of the Orcish Horde to the quest of the Great Alliance to forever seal the Dark Portal that links their two worlds, you will experience the epic saga of the mighty battle to gain dominance over the kingdom of Azeroth. Along the way you'll need to carefully manage your limited resources to successfully construct and rule your medieval empire while engaging in real-time tactical warfare over land, sea and air.

[edit] Features

  • Support for Win95/98/NT and Macintosh
  • Unique User IDs and a worldwide ranking system for challenge ladders on Battle.net.
  • Over 70 missions across 4 campaigns
  • Over 100 Blizzard signed and approved maps, newly built or redesigned and balanced for multi-player games.
  • Map, unit and sound editing tools for customization of single and multiplayer battles

    [edit] Hardware Requirements

  • Mac OS 7.6 or higher
  • 16MB RAM (11MB free memory or use virtual memory)
  • 80MB available hard drive space
  • 2X CD-ROM for gameplay (4X for cimematics)
  • Monitor support for 256 colors and 640x480 resolution

    [edit] PC Hardware Requirements

    System: Pentium-60 or equivalent
    RAM:16 MB RAM
    CD-ROM: 4X CD-ROM
    Video Memory: 1 MB VRAM
    Hard Drive Space: 80 MB
    Mouse: Yes
    Sound Board: Yes

    DirectX: DirectX v2.0
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    Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition Ships

    Blizzard announced that Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition has shipped in the US and in Canada and should be seen on shelves shortly. This reincarnation of Warcraft II combines both the original WC2 and the Beyond the Dark Portal expansion and adds new features like Battle.net support and the coveted "shared vision" maps for team play.

    Oct 09, 1999, by Austin Bailey | 0 comments

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    Diversion
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    Guest
    Jul 31, 07 1:34pm
    Atticus242
    Nov 29, 04 7:11pm
    8/10 Warcraft2GoldEdition
    Ruben
    Oct 31, 03 9:12am
    6.0

    This game is is pretty good.And it is kind of long.Of course I spend on going hours...

    MasterCheat
    Aug 27, 03 11:56am
    10

    This is the classic. The classic game in which you can be the Horde- a disgusting race...

    Link_2000
    Jan 03, 03 4:56am
    9.8

    Starting the review off then - this game is the definative stratergy game. There's no...

    Guest
    Mar 26, 02 12:48am
    8.0

    I think that this game is really good but my opinion of it may get put down after...

    Guest
    Dec 27, 00 7:52pm
    5.0

    get the game if you never played warcraft in your life

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    • Publisher: Blizzard
    • Developer: Blizzard
    • Genre: Real-time Strategy
    • Perspective(s): Top Down
    Release Dates
    • North America: Oct 8, 1999
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