Warcraft 3 has a new public test realm

Warcraft 3 - yes, Warcraft 3 - has a new public test realm.

Pete Stilwell, who works on Blizzard's Classic Games team, took to Battle.net to announce Warcraft 3's "first official PTR" had gone live. Right now you can download it to test new map pools for 1s, 2s, 3s, 4s and free-for-all.

News of a new PTR for Warcraft 3 comes as some surprise given Blizzard's brilliant fantasy real-time strategy game is 15 years old. But Blizzard has from time to time released patches for the game. And there are some balance changes available in the PTR right now, too:

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