Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed


Forgot your password?
Real Time Strategy (Games)

Submission + - StarCraft II cost $100 million to develop (

UgLyPuNk writes: Video game production is in a slump, the world’s struggling with the tail-end of the Global Financial Crisis, and Activision Blizzard has spent more than US$100 million developing StarCraft II.

The sequel’s been 12 years coming, and expectations are understandably high, with analysts predicting several million units will be sold this year alone – comfortably padding Activision‘s wallet.

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

StarCraft II cost $100 million to develop

Comments Filter:

It was kinda like stuffing the wrong card in a computer, when you're stickin' those artificial stimulants in your arm. -- Dion, noted computer scientist