StarCraft II gets a new patch to support in-game Clans

9:00 AM on 02.18.2013

Chris Carter

Reviews Director

Plus, an all new UI

Blizzard is pushing a new patch through for StarCraft II with a decent amount of updates -- most notably, a UI overhaul and the launch of in-game Clans and Groups. 

But there's a heap of other upgrades, like new replay tools, an improved Editor, and more social options.You'll also net a revised help tool, and new multiplayer options.

Is everyone ready for Heart of the Swarm yet? I thought the single player campaign was my favorite part of StarCraft II, and I can't wait to continue the adventure.

Starcraft II 2.0.4 [Battle.net]

  • An all-new user interface with new menu screens.
  • The launch of in-game Clans and Groups.
  • New Replay features, such as Watch with Others and Take Command.
  • A multitude of Editor improvements.
  • New matchmaking options: Training Mode, Vs. AI Mode, and Unranked Play.
  • Players Near You, so you can find other StarCraft II players on your local network.
  • New customizable Observer UI.
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