StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void – Nova Covert Ops Released

Blizzard Entertainment launched the Nova Covert Ops campaign today along with many bug fixes and other new features. Nova Covert Ops requires the free StarCraft II Starter Edition, StarCraft II, or StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void.

Read a partial patch notes for Patch 3.2.0.

Patch live in SEA today, 3/28. To be released in other regions starting 3/29.

The first mission pack for Nova: Covert Ops is now available!

  • The first mission pack consists of three missions and can be accessed by selecting Campaign > Nova: Covert Ops.
  • Assuming the role of Nova Terra, re-immerse yourself in the Koprulu sector, strategize against the Defenders of Man, and help Emperor Valerian Mengsk restore peace and unity to the Dominion.
  • Customize your equipment, select special army upgrades, and utilize powerful psionic ghost abilities to work your way through each mission to victory.
  • A new ghost unit skin is now available for those who had pre-purchased the Nova: Covert Ops mission bundle.
  • Players who purchase the Nova mission pack or mission bundle but do not own any of the expansions in the StarCraft II trilogy have elevated access to the following components of StarCraft II: Starter Edition:
    • Ability to chat in Public Chat Channels
    • Ability to join and chat in Groups and Clans
    • Map publishing to the StarCraft II Arcade utilizing the full range of assets from all three StarCraft II expansions
    • Offline Play
  • For more information, see our blog post.

  • Chain of Ascension
    • A new Co-op Missions map, Chain of Ascension, has been added!
    • Fight off waves of enemies as you and your ally engage in a tug-of-war battle to achieve victory.
    • For more information, see our blog post.
  • Vorazun
    • Level 15: Strike from the Shadows
      • Cloaked Damage bonus has been reduced from 25% to 15%.
      • Cloaked Damage bonus now applies only to unit attacks and not abilities.
      • The effect still applies to all allied units.
    • Dark Templar & Shadow Guard
      • Shadow Fury damage changed from 35 to 25 (+15 to light).

Bug fixes, and other features in the full patch notes.

 
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