Tutorials[edit | edit source]
Below is a listing of tutorials for every section of the editor. All data tutorials can be found under the "data" section near the bottom. For your benefit, video tutorials have been marked with a yellow camera icon (), and written tutorials have been marked with a green text icon () (See Legend below). If you find a tutorial that is outdated and no longer useful, please let us know. If you want to add a tutorial, be sure you include the appropriate icon as well as the name of the author who originally wrote the tutorial. These people put a lot of work into making this content, so let's give them credit for it.
Terrain by Blizzard
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General Editor Tutorials[edit | edit source]
Changing the Editor's Region by Sixen
[File Reading Extract Data from downloaded maps!] by gerSlikey
Fix Localization by Hati
Getting official maps by vjeux
(permission required)How to play online by limezor
Mac - Launch Custom Game by MotiveMe
Map Publishing by Onetwo
Map Publishing (Release Editor) by Onetwo
Beginner Tutorial by brcosm
Complete guide to the Lobby and Game modes by uBdead
Guide to Galaxy - Parts 1 and 2 by AzothHyjal
Loooong Tutorial ... (2.5 hours) by StarcraftScientist
Understanding the Editor by Onetwo
Cinematics Editor Tutorial by Blizzard
Simple Frenzy Map by Onetwo
Simple Zombie Escort by Onetwo
TD Explanation/Tutorial by Onetwo
Tips & Tricks by Bifuu
Video Tutorials by Beider
Zerg Invasion by Onetwo
Wiki overviews[edit | edit source]
Overviews & tutorials written directly in the wiki.
SC2 Editor API
Common Error Messages
Simplified Heatmaps using Excel
Inside is a Tutorial driven Guide that is focused purely on Making Tower Defense Maps.