Can't Play Ranked in StarCraft II

Updated: 2 years ago
Article ID: 135554

Common Problems

  • Can't start competitive games in StarCraft II
  • Unable to access ladder play in SC2
  • Error: "You cannot enter this matchmaking queue because you do not meet the requirements."

If you are playing the free version of StarCraft II, you must earn the achievement 10 First Wins of the Day in Unranked or Versus AI before you can access ranked play. 

You can also access ranked play by purchasing the War Chest Bundle (only available during War Chest Season).