bnetd is a software package that enables users of the online game StarCraft (and Starcraft:broodwar) released in March 31, 1998. to connect and chat together. Bnetd was released on April 28, 1998 under the name StarHack and provided near-complete emulation of the original online multiplayer gaming service network. This was accomplished through reverse engineering of the corporate Blizzard Entertainment's Battle.net. Due to a lawsuit in 2002, United States that Blizzard won against bnetd's original developers, they no longer maintain or host bnetd.

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  • bnetd is a software package that enables users of the online game StarCraft (and Starcraft:broodwar) released in March 31, 1998. to connect and chat together. Bnetd was released on April 28, 1998 under the name StarHack and provided near-complete emulation of the original online multiplayer gaming service network. This was accomplished through reverse engineering of the corporate Blizzard Entertainment's Battle.net. Due to a lawsuit in 2002, United States that Blizzard won against bnetd's original developers, they no longer maintain or host bnetd. (en)
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  • 0.4.25
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  • 1998-04-28 (xsd:date)
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  • Abandoned
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  • Mark Baysinger
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  • 2002-02-21 (xsd:date)
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  • Server
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  • English
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  • hi2
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  • bnetd is a software package that enables users of the online game StarCraft (and Starcraft:broodwar) released in March 31, 1998. to connect and chat together. Bnetd was released on April 28, 1998 under the name StarHack and provided near-complete emulation of the original online multiplayer gaming service network. This was accomplished through reverse engineering of the corporate Blizzard Entertainment's Battle.net. Due to a lawsuit in 2002, United States that Blizzard won against bnetd's original developers, they no longer maintain or host bnetd. (en)
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  • Bnetd (en)
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  • bnetd (en)
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