Warcraft III is a game created by Blizzard Inc. that offers the unique feature called Battle Net. Battle Net allows owners of Warcraft III to play regular Warcraft III games against each other, or custom made games such as Footmen Frenzy. Warcraft III is the third game to be released in the Warcraft Series and spawned the insanely popular MORP World of Warcraft. Warcraft III was the first Warcraft game to be made in 3D. The Sequel to Warcraft III was Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne. Footmen Frenzy is playable only with the Expansion game.


In multiplayer mode, The Frozen Throne adds several new units and buildings for each race, in addition to a single new hero per race. Note that not all of these units are found in Footmen Frenzy.

1. Human:

  • New units - Spell Breaker and Dragonhawk Rider
  • New buildings - Arcane Tower and Arcane Vault
  • New hero - Blood Mage

2. Night Elf:

  • New units - Mountain Giant and Faerie Dragon
  • New buildings - Ancient of Wonders
  • New hero - Warden

3. Orc:

  • New units - Troll Berserker(A purchasable upgrade from Troll Headhunter), Troll Batrider and Spirit Walker
  • New buildings - Voodoo Lounge
  • New hero - Shadow Hunter

4. Undead:

  • New units - Skeletal Mage, Obsidian Statue and Destroyer
  • New buildings - Nerubian Tower and Tomb of Relics
  • New hero - Crypt Lord

5. Neutral (new):

Most of these also appear in the single player campaigns.

System RequirementsEdit

The minimum specifications for Windows 98/ME/2000/XP are as follows:

  • 400 MHz Pentium or better
  • 128 MB RAM
  • 8 MB 3D video card with DirectX 8.1 support
  • 550 MB hard drive space (+ Reign of Chaos install)
  • 4X CD-ROM drive

The minimum specifications for Macintosh OS 9.0+/OS X v10.1.3+ are as follows:

  • 400 MHz G3 or better
  • 128 MB RAM
  • 16 MB ATI or nVidia chipset 3D video card
  • 550 MB HDD space (+ Reign of Chaos install)
  • 4X CD-ROM drive

The recommended specifications are as follows:

  • 600 MHz
  • 256 MB RAM
  • 32 MB 3D video card

The requirements for multiplayer are:

  • TCP/IP connection
  • 28.8 kbit/s or faster

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