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Score Breakdown Based on 10142 ratings
  1. 10 (5817)
  2. 9 (3575)
  3. 8 (508)
  4. 7 (99)
  5. 6 (28)
  6. 5 (18)
  7. 4 (10)
  8. 3 (6)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (70)

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  • User Rating 9.4

    A great expansion to a classic game.

    Rated on April 14, 2006 by bob_rulz

    GOOD: Great additions; sounds remain good, especially voice acting; even more challenging AI; storyline and characters as memorable as original; engaging and addicting multiplayer BAD: Multiplayer ov...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Old game yet awsome

    Rated on July 13, 2006 by ennt1

    I thought this game was freakin awsome. Free multyplayer score! The campaign was really really fun and the campaign editor and just really fun. But they could have expanted on types of soldiers and ne...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    This is one of those games that you just keep coming back to.

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by Proud_Warrior

    This game never really gets old because there is practically endless possibilities of games you can join or create. What I mean by that is, if you have the internet there are always people creating ne...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    I believe there is no such thing as a perfect game, but this came damn close!

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by Kebn

    I had always heard great things about this game, but when i got it my expectations were greatly exceeded, the main reason being how completely different the 3 armies/races are, there isnt a single com...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    An AMAZING expansion to an AMAZING game....

    Rated on March 30, 2008 by DrewTheSchu

    What to say about a game that is as big, innovative, and revolutionary as Starcraft and it's expansion Brood War? This game took PC gaming by storm and pretty took over an entire country of gamers (...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    It possesses all the wonderful things previously incorporated in the original Starcraft.

    Rated on May 08, 2007 by deadkat

    Generic two word review: Great Game It possesses all the wonderful things previously incorporated in the original Starcraft: -Singleplayer is not the best, but it is enough to teach you basic s...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    What do you want? Yeah I'm going...

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by differentiation

    Blizzard attempts to please Starcraft fans and keep the game interesting with this release, but can be summed up as the introduction of a few new units and landscapes, nothing spectacular. The medic w...

    2 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    The best RTS ever made.

    Rated on August 18, 2009 by infested_ramza

    The original StarCraft was revolutionary, and sold millions of copies. Blizzard would be hard-pressed to make a sequel as good as it, but they went over the top and beat it. Using 3 races, Terran, Zer...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Starcraft has a wonderfull storyline filled with special content. The game is a must try out for everybody.

    Rated on April 05, 2008 by XAntFreakX

    Starcraft brood war opens up a lot more story line, filled with old characters and new characters. It will keep you interested throughout the campaign with wonderful strategy and content. Certain char...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.5

    Is strategy doing the same thing over and over?

    Rated on August 21, 2009 by flclempire

    I'll mainly be discussing the campaign side of this game because the multiplayer is an even more pathetic waste of time. The campaigns start off charmingly enough. Each mission actually has a bit of...

    2 out of 38 found this review helpful.