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Score Breakdown Based on 14558 ratings
  1. 10 (8217)
  2. 9 (5116)
  3. 8 (827)
  4. 7 (175)
  5. 6 (58)
  6. 5 (28)
  7. 4 (17)
  8. 3 (17)
  9. 2 (14)
  10. 1 (91)

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  • Review Score:9.4

    The most addictive, classic, memorable game ever made.

    GOOD: Unforgettable storyline and characters; fantastic voice acting; three balanced races; engaging multiplayer; awesome array of sounds and music; challenging AI BAD: Game mechanics getting outdated; multiplayer overr... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.4

    The RTS by excellence!

    A reference in the domain of gaming, StarCraft is written in our heart as THE RTS. Gameplay, story, multiplayer, stability... Graphics... (eurk) All is good, except the graphics. This game's not dead and it will not die ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    If the mona lisa is a masterpiece then what do you think this game is? MASTERPIECE IS A UNDERSTATEMENT.

    I can write about this game for hours on end and it would not even come close to explaining the extreme depth of the strategy and gameplay. Starcraft is a national sport in South Korea because no other video game on this... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    YES...

    This game is AMAZING, if you never tried Starcraft i feel sad for you. This is the first "real-time" statagy game i've play, at first i tried it at a friends house and i had no clue what to do (and i was playing it onlin... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    The GRANDADDY of RTS!!!

    What to say about a game that is as big, innovative, and revolutionary as Starcraft. This game took PC gaming by storm and pretty took over an entire country of gamers (South Korea). So what made Starcraft such a grea... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Totally awesome! Made gaming so much more worth it!

    A great game even without the expansion! Starcraft has it all. A great singleplayer story, great multiplayer opportunities, three different species with even benefits, a great campaign editor, cool background music, g... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    starcraft is not just a good game. it is one of the classic games that people will keep playing forever. its one of does game that doesnt continue a trend, it starts one. even thought this game is about 5 years old (i th... Read Full Review

    2 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.8

    Warcraft in space.

    Yes, that's not far from the truth. Orcs have taken on another form known as the Zerg or Protoss. This is what Blizzard does best, RTS. It was the rave in the late '90s, people where reading into this stuff and trying to... Read Full Review

    0 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Awesome gameplay , great music and an engrossing storyline, make Starcraft one of the best RTS games of all time

    Starcraft, released in 1998 for the PC, is one of the most amazing games I had ever played, In its day , it was an RTS like no other, and to this day very few games in the genre can even come close. at its time, it had a... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    The number one Strategy of all time

    Starcraft was released in 1998 and right from the beginning became a very popular strategy game. The game is based sometime in the future on a far off world with three distinct alien races combating each other for univer... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful