Starcraft II

PatchBot will keep your Discord channel up-to-date on all the latest Starcraft II changes.


Latest Updates

PatchBot BOT

StarCraft II 5.0.3 Patch Notes


  • New observer interface added, “Pro 2020”.   - Supports 1v1, 2v2, 3v3, and 4v4 games at 16x9.   - Previously seen earlier this year at IEM Katowice and War Chest Team League.   - Features larger numbers and icons for improved mobile and couch viewing.   - Reduced text for multi-region broadcasts.


  • Maps   - Part and Parcel       - The mission timer now starts with 90 additional seconds. ...

PatchBot BOT

Balance Update - August 13, 2020

Hey everyone,

Last week we released a community update talking about our thoughts on the state of the game as well as some proposed changes along with our reasoning. As it was released a few hours after the patch notes themselves, we suspect some may have missed these notes, and we urge everyone to check them out before continuing. With that in mind, here are some small adjustments we’d like to make to our initial proposals.



PatchBot BOT

Balance Update - August 6, 2020

Hey all,

With the recent celebration of the 10th anniversary of our beloved game, the conclusion of Dreamhack Masters Summer, and the imminent finale of GSL Season 2, we’d like to take this time to update you all on our thoughts on the state of the game since our last balance patch. As we haven’t seen many changes in TvT and ZvZ, we’ll be focusing on talking about the other matchups.



PatchBot BOT

StarCraft II 5.0.2 Patch Notes


  • Zerg   - Baneling       - Weapon damage changed from 18(+17 vs light) to 15(+20 vs light).
  • Protoss   - Oracle       - Revelation duration increased from 15 seconds to 20 seconds.   - Void Ray       - Cost decreased from 250/150 to 200/150.       - Void Ray build time decreased from 43 to 37 seconds.       - Movement speed increased from 3.5 to 3.85. ...

PatchBot BOT

StarCraft II 5.0 Patch Notes


  • Countdown to Start Timer   - In Versus games, a short countdown timer will now count down to the beginning of the game after all players have loaded.
  • Game Server Choice on Lobby Creation   - Lobby hosts may now select their game server when creating a custom lobby.   - Note: Requires enabling an option in your “Language and Region” options.
  • New Announcer: White-Ra   - “More GG, More Skill”
  • New Announcer: Stone ...

PatchBot BOT

StarCraft II 4.12.1 Patch Notes


  • Maps   - Golden Wall LE       - Expanded the Reaper path near the natural base locations to require more than one structure for a wall off.   - Heavy Artillery LE       - Updated the terrain in the middle of the map to allow for increased maneuverability.


  • Collection   - Fixed an issue where the default skin for the Armory had altered textures.
  • War Chest 6 ...