News from the Front: New Maps for Starcraft 2

Blizzard has released a teaser for the new ladder maps for Season 3. The maps were selected based on winning votes from Team Liquid’s mapmaking contests. Here is the preview:

It seems that most of the winning maps are 2-spawn maps with no 4-spawn maps in sight, a pleasant change as I am not a fan of 4-spawn maps. I will be doing a detailed analysis of the maps from a Zerg’s (my main race in SC2) point of view later this week. If you need more details, here is the blog post on the official SC2 website.