Warcraft III: Reforged

Rating Summary

Based on 34 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

60

Top Critic Average

10%

Critics Recommend

Based on 34 critic reviews
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IGN

Top Critic

7 / 10.0
Feb 5, 2020

Reforged is an uninspiring remaster, but Warcraft 3 itself is still a great game nearly two decades later.

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59 / 100
Feb 3, 2020

An exceptional RTS let down by a very disappointing remaster.

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6 / 10
Feb 3, 2020

An inexplicably careless remaster, where none of the changes are unequivocally for the better and the experience is brought down further by numerous bugs and missing features.

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6 / 10.0
Feb 6, 2020

Warcraft III was a great game, but I struggle to find a reason to return to it in this form. Reforged has a laundry list of bugs, lack of polish, multiplayer options markedly amiss from the original offering, and uninspiring new assets

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Unscored
Feb 4, 2020

Reforged ultimately feels like a dusty museum exhibit more than a faithful remaster or an update into the modern age. It could have been an excellent way to introduce this story and game to a new generation. Instead, it’s a halfhearted release that misses the opportunity to bring Warcraft 3 back to its old audience while hopefully finding a new one.

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6 / 10.0
Feb 4, 2020

I brought up "the old Blizzard" in this review because this is a first time in a while (yes, even counting Diablo III at launch) that you can really sense a huge shift at the company in just about every sense. Warcraft III: Reforged is both the beginning and end of an era. It works to a degree thanks to the immense talent of the original Warcraft III creators and custom map fiends, but it doesn't quite feel like Blizzard, does it.

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55 / 100
Feb 17, 2020

Warcraft III was a great RTS, and Warcraft III Reforged still is, but has a lot of issues. All races are balanced and the campaign is epic, but this remastered version has a number of issues that cannot be ignored, such as disconnecting from multiplayer or options that were in the original and gone in Reforged.

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6 / 10
Feb 5, 2020

Warcraft III: Reforged is built upon such strong foundations, yet manages to be somewhat unremarkable in 2020, mired by technical hiccups and Blizzard's clumsy messaging.

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VG247

Top Critic

Unscored
Jan 29, 2020

There’s a reason why it’s a classic.

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Unscored
Feb 5, 2020

Reforged, like a lot of remasters today, is good for a run around if all you wanted was to give your nostalgia a long leash

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