StarCraft Remastered

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StarCraft Remastered
StarCraft Remastered cover
Developers
Blizzard Entertainment
Release dates
Windows August 14, 2017
macOS (OS X) August 14, 2017
StarCraft Remastered at Wikipedia
StarCraft
StarCraft 1998
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty 2010
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm 2013
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void 2015
StarCraft Remastered 2017

Key points

Remaster of StarCraft. Features include redrawn graphics, support for 4K HUD and 1080p assets resolution, the ability to zoom in and out during battle, and revised dialogue and audio.
Remastered and regular users will be able to play with each other.[1]

General information

Official site

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Battle.net
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
All versions require a Battle.net account.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
'Real-Time Lighting' requires a graphics card with more than 2.2 GB of VRAM.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
To play with the original StarCraft 4:3 resolution check the 'Pillarbox' option
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Half true, the 4k is in HUD only and the game does not zoom out anymore than the original, the comparison Blizzard showed are false.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Bilinear Filtering only
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Option to cap FPS at 300

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Sound Settings.
Sound Settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Changing the language through the Blizzard App. For each language the download is approximately 250 MB to 325 MB.
Changing the language through the Blizzard App. For each language the download is approximately 250 MB to 325 MB.
Language UI Audio CC Notes
English
All cinematic scenes are in English and subtitled to their respective language. Subtitles in cinematic scenes can be turned on/off.
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
French
German
Italian

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
8 Also supports 4 observers.
Online play
8 Also supports 4 observers.

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 8, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium D
AMD Athlon 64 X2
Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ 2.6 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2.8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6800
ATI Radeon X1600 Pro
256 MB of VRAM
Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
ATI Radeon HD 4850
512 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.10 10.12
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo Intel Core i3
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2.8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8600M GT
ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro
Nvidia GeForce GT 650M
ATI Radeon HD 5670

References

  1. Battle.net: "HD and non-HD users will be able to play with each other."