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Warcraft III: Reforged PC

Warcraft 3: Reforged

A remastered version of Warcraft III from 2002, which is one of the most popular RTS games in history. The game includes not only the basic version of the original title but also its legendary expansion: The Frozen Throne.

Strategy | fantasy | RTS | Isometric view | reeditions/remasters/remakes

Warcraft III: Reforged Release Date PC

29January2020

developer: Blizzard Entertainment publisher: Activision Blizzard Official website

English language game language: English

Warcraft III: Reforged is a remastered version of the legendary RTS Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos from 2002 and its add-on called The Frozen Throne. The game was developed by Blizzard Entertainment. This extremely popular developer is responsible for the creation of the Warcraft brand, which was born in 1994. Warcraft III: Reforged was officially announced at the BlizzCon Convention in November 2018.

Plot

Warcraft III: Reforged takes us into the fantastic world of Azeroth and lets us learn about the history of the four races (Orcs, Humans, Undead and Night Elves) that are waging a war for control over the whole land. The story is told through cut-scenes running on the game's engine (their total length exceeds four hours), which focus on several main characters of the campaign.

Mechanics

Warcraft III: Reforged is a classic real-time strategy in which the action is presented in isometric view. Players build bases, collect resources, and then recruit units which are send to fight enemies. The game has a few balance changes which are exclusive to the remaster. It is worth mentioning that many of them are the result of suggestions coming from fans and e-sport players.

Game modes

In addition to the single player campaign, we can also play in multiplayer mode. It is fully compatible with the original version of the title. Since both games use the same engine, we will also be able to use community maps in the included editor.

Technical aspects

Warcraft III: Reforged offers fully refreshed graphics. The title supports high resolutions, it has also introduced a package of social functions and solutions for the matchmaking system etc. Many of the maps have been redesigned to better reflect the appearance of a world that fans know from World of Warcraft. The cut-scenes were made from scratch with new character models and animations. The voice actors, cooperating with Blizzard, recorded their dialogue lines again.

Game mode: single / multiplayer   Multiplayer mode: Internet   Player counter: 1-24  

User score: 1,9 / 10 based on 860 votes.

Pre-release expectations: 8.0 / 10 based on 388 votes.

PEGI rating Warcraft III: Reforged

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains bad language. Game contains depictions of violence.

Warcraft III: Reforged System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Core i3-530 2.93 GHz / AMD Phenom II X4 910 2.6 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTS 450 / Radeon HD 5750 or better
  • 30 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i5-6400 2.7 GHz / AMD Ryzen 7 1700X 3.4 GHz
  • 8 GB RAM
  • graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 960 / 3 GB Radeon R9 280X or better
  • 30 GB HDD
  • Windows 10 64-bit
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