At this stage, releasing a follow-up to Starcraft is a little bit like releasing a follow-up to Football or Chess; it’s so ingrained in esports and gamer culture.
Starcraft has been, and probably always will be, a driving force in the esports industry, technically being South Korea’s national sport. Heart of the Swarm looks set to continue that trend.
But is it for the right reasons? Is Heart of the Swarm a worthy successor to Wings of Liberty?