Editors Liked

  • Long
  • Engaging single player game
  • Finetuned multiplayer competition
  • Excellent production values
  • Ample tools for learning multiplayer skills
  • Solid ladder system for multiplayer ladders
  • Well balanced between units
  • Great graphics
  • Performs well on most video cards
  • Fun to play
  • Nice CE-edition
  • Sound and voice acting
  • Great inside jokes
  • Great soundtrack

Editors Didn't Like

  • Not as innovative as the original
  • Custom game browsing needs work
  • Remarkably conservative in design changes given the 12 years between games
  • Exclusive focus on Terran makes it harder to learn Zerg and Protoss units
  • Mostly, it's preaching to the converted
  • Occasional crashes
  • No LAN support for multiplayer gameplay
  • The dialog can get a little hackneyed
  • The wheel has not been reinvented
  • Camera control with W, A, S, and D keys would help
  • No chat rooms
  • No clan support