A real-time strategy game released by Blizzard
in the late 1990s. Similar to Warcraft
. Was voted 'Computer Game of the Year 1997-98' by the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences. Despite its being released so long ago, still very popular. A console spinoff, Starcraft:Ghost
is expected within the next year, and Starcraft 2
is hoped for by the year 2010 by fans worldwide.