Starcraft II is a sequel to the real-time strategy game StarCraft.
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Pro Has an active eSports scene
With a 1.6 million dollar prize pool for the world championships in 2015, Starcraft Ii has a very large and supported eSports scene that is participated in throughout the world.
Pro Gives in-game access to a wide variety of community created games/mods
Users can publish their mods to the game so that other players can choose mods while in the game to then apply them. This makes for easy access to a wide variety of mods and games.
Pro Well balanced, asymmetrical gameplay
Opposing teams will have completely different skillsets making for players that take different approaches to completing the same goal. This makes for asymmetrical gameplay that has been painstakingly balanced.
Pro A free starter edition is available
With the starter edition you can play the beginning of the campaign, ranked ladder matches and play anything in the Arcade (it offers a huge selection community created games/mods)!
Con Large focus on micromanagement
Do not get this game if you are more interested in building massive armies and fighting wars of attrition.