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I'm another zombie poster from the early years of SC2 when we had real hope in it, and I also agree with FockeWulf.
Too bad this will accomplish nothing.
Oh well, I'd encourage you mapmakers to pick up standalone game programming and also get a shot at actually making money off what you make. With Blizzard shooting themselves in the foot like this, you have a real shot at competing with them.
Or you can check out some nifty games which might appeal to the scripter inside you like Topia Online (http://www.topiaonline.com).
Just a note on those links that you tried to open with a web browser: its a magnetic link.
Magnetic links are software specific. If you paste it into a document browser (windows) - the game will launch and open a arcade game/melee map/game lobby/group or player profile depending on what you have copied.
If you paste them inside the the game client they become clickable links - so you can redirect other players in chats etc. to a specic location.
I have used them to guide players from a group description to the playable maps.
Edited by Monkalizer on 2/20/2013 7:19 AM PST
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