StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void release date and opening revealed

StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void

We told you it was happening, and happened it has: Blizzard has revealed the release date of the long-awaited third and final chapter of StarCraft 2. Legacy of the Void will be out November 10, as announced just now, shortly before the start of the StarCraft 2 WCS (World Championship Series) Season 3 Finals. After a few technical issues, and an excruciating, waffly preamble, Blizzard also showcased the game's reliably beautiful opening cinematic, which you can find above.

If you can't wait until November, know that Void's prologue missions—collectively titled Whispers of Oblivion, like a bad heavy metal album—are out now. Sean Sands went hands-on with LotV back in April, and left moderately impressed.

Tom Sykes

Tom loves exploring in games, whether it’s going the wrong way in a platformer or burgling an apartment in Deus Ex. His favourite game worlds—Stalker, Dark Souls, Thief—have an atmosphere you could wallop with a blackjack. He enjoys horror, adventure, puzzle games and RPGs, and played the Japanese version of Final Fantasy VIII with a translated script he printed off from the internet. Tom has been writing about free games for PC Gamer since 2012. If he were packing for a desert island, he’d take his giant Columbo boxset and a laptop stuffed with PuzzleScript games.