Additional cost for playing Battle.Net?

  1. Does Startcraft 2 come with the CD-key that is used for online playing or require subscription to Battle.Net like WOW?

    User Info: erichwlim

    erichwlim - 11 years ago

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  1. itself has no subscriber fee, and according to what Blizzard has said in the past never will. What youre paying for is the WOW specific subscription.

    User Info: caesar5285

    caesar5285 - 11 years ago 4   1


  1. Unless you count paying for your internet an additional cost, No they don't charge you for it, unless your region is time limited.

    User Info: Swiftelf

    Swiftelf (Expert) - 10 years ago 0   0
  2. USA Release of Starcraft 2 comes with a CD-key

    No payment is required to play online.

    User Info: RenamonFOX

    RenamonFOX - 10 years ago 0   0
  3. In case you were unaware, There is a CD-key that is attached (permanently) to a account (either you make one then, or use a pre-existing one).
    No cost to play online.

    User Info: Dragon239

    Dragon239 - 10 years ago 0   0
  4. There will be no fee for When you purchase SC2 you will receive a CD Key, this key will allow you to create One account to use online to play SC2.

    User Info: I_Like_Toast

    I_Like_Toast - 11 years ago 1   2
  5. It comes with a CD-Key. It also requires you to have a account, you can make one for free at once you log in to you attach your CD-Key to your account and use that as your login to the online portion of the game

    User Info: robbymuffin

    robbymuffin - 10 years ago 1   2
  6. As for subscription access, it only applies in South Korea, and only in limited settings. They have the option of buying unlimited access for the same price we do. They also get free play if they have an active WoW subscription, can buy $1.50 day passes, pay $1 an hour in cybercafes, and buy $8 30-day passes.

    So, no, there is no additional charge for playing the game if you buy the retail box, no matter where in the world you are.

    User Info: heffroncm

    heffroncm - 10 years ago 1   3
  7. access with Starcraft 2 can either be time limited, or unlimited depending on what region you live in.
    Generally most people have the unlimited version which grants access to the game and battlenet with no additional fee, ala WoW.
    However there are some regions they are planning on deploying a subscription based plan where, like WoW you pay on a regular basis for access to the game.

    User Info: stpk4

    stpk4 - 10 years ago 1   4

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