Blizzard Announces Release Date For StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm

Mark your calendars for March 12, 2013 StarCraft fans.  That’s when Blizzard will release three different versions of the game.  There will be the normal edition, which will be available both in disc format at store locations around the world, or via digital download from  The Digital Deluxe Edition will work exactly as it did for Mists of Pandaria, and be an digital download exclusive.  It will come with the following in-game goodies.

Torrasque Ultralisk Skin, 3 Portraits, and 3 Decals in Starcraft® II – Crush your enemies beneath the indomitable Torrasque, a fearsome new look for your zerg Ultralisks, and unlock six unique Swarm-infested portraits and decals.

A Baneling Pet in World of Warcraft® – Meet your corrosive new best friend, the Baneling companion pet. He’s bursting with excitement and can’t wait to explode onto the pet battle scene.

Blade Wings & Banner Sigil in Diablo® III – Grow zergified wings in honor of the Queen of Blades, and unfurl an exclusive banner sigil to herald your Swarm pride throughout the besieged world of Sanctuary.

Finally there will be the in-store only Collector’s Edition which include everything from the Digital Deluxe version, but also includes a behind-the-scenes DVD and Blu-Ray, a soundtrack CD, a hardcover art book and Zerg-rush mousepad.

For those interested in the Digital Deluxe version, you can pre-order it right now and get your hands on the digital goodies today!

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