Summary: Relive the epic battles of Warcraft II and its expansion, Beyond the Dark Portal, as you lead your armies to victory in the war-torn world of Azeroth, with the fate of the kingdom of Stormwind and its people in your hands.
- Relive the iconic battles of Warcraft II and its expansion, Beyond the Dark Portal
- Experience the thrill of real-time strategy at its finest
- Challenge yourself with 28 missions across two epic campaigns
In the war-torn world of Azeroth, the kingdom of Stormwind lies in ruins. The battle between the Alliance and the Horde rages on, with both sides racing towards an inevitable clash. The fate of this world and its people rests in your hands. Will you defend and protect, or conquer and claim? The choice is yours.
And now, you can relive the epic battles of 1995’s Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness and its expansion, Beyond the Dark Portal. These iconic games are now available for purchase on the Battle.net Shop, allowing you to add them to your gaming catalog and experience the thrill of real-time strategy at its finest.
Warcraft II took the series to new heights, elevating the genre with its strategic depth and thrilling gameplay. With the addition of flying and seafaring units, your armies become even more formidable. Bigger maps and more diverse armies will put your strategic and tactical skills to the test. Think fast, act decisively, and lead your forces to victory.
This release includes a total of 28 missions across two epic campaigns. Immerse yourself in the Horde and Alliance campaigns, and shape the fate of Azeroth. Visit iconic locations such as Dalaran and Stratholme, and witness their origins firsthand. The rich lore of Warcraft comes alive as you embark on these unforgettable quests.
But the adventure doesn’t end there. Once you’ve conquered the Tides of Darkness campaign, prepare yourself for the ultimate challenge in the Beyond the Dark Portal expansion. Venture into the shattered realm of Outland and put an end to the orcish threat once and for all. This final chapter will test your skills like never before.
For those seeking multiplayer mayhem, Warcraft II delivers. Battle against up to seven computer-controlled opponents or challenge other players online on an even larger selection of battlefields. Whether you choose to fight as a team or go solo, prove your worth as a master tactician and emerge victorious.
But the excitement doesn’t stop at playing pre-made maps. With the Warcraft II map editor, unleash your creativity and design your own multiplayer maps. Challenge your friends to epic battles on your custom creations and see who reigns supreme. The possibilities are endless, and the battlefield is yours to shape.
To guide you through this epic journey, the full manual for Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness is available for your perusal. Dive deep into the intricacies of the game and ARM yourself with knowledge. And if you’re looking for a quick overview of gameplay, a “Quickstart Gameplay Overview” segment is also available.
As the Second War reaches its climax, one thing is certain: victory will not come easy. It will require unparalleled cunning, unwavering courage, and nerves of steel. Are you prepared to take command and lead your forces to triumph? The fate of Azeroth rests in your hands. The time has come to prove your worth.
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