File Extension Library

.SC2ASSETS File Extension

  • Developer by: Blizzard Entertainment
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .SC2ASSETS file?

.SC2ASSETS file extension is created by Blizzard Entertainment. .SC2ASSETS has been classified as Game Files. The format of .SC2ASSETS file is Binary.

.SC2ASSETS is Blizzard StarCraft 2 Assets File

Mo'PaQ data file (.MPQ file) used by StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, an outer space real-time strategy game; stores an archive of data files for a game campaign or modification; may be installed with the game, or may be created using a MPQ editor.

StarCraft II assets files can contain various types of game data, including audio, video, models, textures, and other data. Commonly bundled audio files include .OGG and .WAV files. Textures are commonly in a .DDS format, and videos are often included as .OGV files. Other files include .FXA actor animations and .M3 model files.

SC2ASSETS files can be found in the StarCraft II installation in the \StarCraft II\Campaigns\Liberty.SC2Campaign\ and \StarCraft II\Mods\Liberty.SC2Mod\ directories, as well as others.

StarCraft II assets files are typically very large in size since they contain audio, video, and graphics data. For example, the file base.SC2Assets in the \StarCraft II\Campaigns\Liberty.SC2Campaign\ directory is 3.72GB in size.

NOTE: Since SC2ASSETS files are created in an MPQ format, you can rename their extension to ".mpq" and open them with an MPQ editor.

List of all softwares that can open the Blizzard StarCraft 2 Assets File
Blizzard StarCraft 2
MPQ Editor
StormLib Library
Blizzard StarCraft 2
MPQ Extractor
StormLib Library
StormLib Library

How to Open .SC2ASSETS file on different platforms

Open .SC2ASSETS File on Windows

  • Right-click a .SC2ASSETS
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .SC2ASSETS file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .SC2ASSETS files" Press "Ok"

Open .SC2ASSETS File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .SC2ASSETS file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .SC2ASSETS File on Linux

Right click on the .SC2ASSETS file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .SC2ASSETS File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .SC2ASSETS file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .SC2ASSETS File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .SC2ASSETS files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .SC2ASSETS files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .SC2ASSETS files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .SC2ASSETS file format
  2. You need to check the .SC2ASSETS file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)