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StarCraft is a real-time strategy game by Blizzard Entertainment. It was initially released for Microsoft Windows in 1998. A Mac OS version of the game was released in 1999, and a port to the Nintendo 64 was released in 2000.
The main storyline follows a war among three galactic species: the adaptable and mobile Terrans, who are descendants of Human outcasts from Earth, the hive mind arthropodic Zerg, and the psionic humanoid Protoss warriors.
StarCraft was the best-selling computer game in 1998 and won the Origins Award for Best Strategy Computer Game of that year. Nine million copies of StarCraft and its expansion pack, StarCraft: Brood War, have been sold since its release, making it the second best-selling computer game in history (behind The Sims). It is especially popular in South Korea, where professional players and teams participate in matches, earn sponsorships, and compete in televised matches.
A sequel, StarCraft II, was announced on May 19, 2007.
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