Blizzard Entertainment has announced that an expansion pack for StarCraft II is now available. The expansion pack is called StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm. The expansion pack follows the arrival of Kerrigan and her brood as she aims to destroy Arcturus Mengsk.
The expansion pack is available in retail stores around the U.S., Canada, Europe, and a number of other countries. Blizzard says that the expansion pack will launch in mainland China at a later date. The expansion pack is available for Windows and Macintosh computers for $39.99(USD). A download version is also available for the same price.
A Digital Deluxe version is also available for download for $59.99(USD) and includes a StarCraft II Torrasque, portraits and decals, a World of Warcraft in-game pet, and Diablo III Blade Wings and Banner Sigil. In retail stores, a Collector’s Edition that includes digital and physical bonus items is available for $79.99. The physical bonus items include a hardcover art book, behind-the-scenes DVD, and a soundtrack.