Get ready to explore, discover and interact with a multitude of species as you journey among the stars. Forge a galactic empire by sending out science ships to survey and explore, while construction ships build stations around newly discovered planets. Discover buried treasures and galactic wonders as you spin a direction for your society, creating limitations and evolutions for your explorers. Alliances will form and wars will be declared.
Like all our Grand Strategy games, the adventure evolves with time. Because free updates are a part of any active Paradox game, you can continue to grow and expand your empire with new technologies and capabilities. What will you find beyond the stars? Only you can answer that.
DEEP AND VARIED EXPLORATION
Every game begins with a civilization that has just discovered the means to travel between stars and is ready to explore the galaxy. Have your science ships survey and explore anomalies, leading you into a myriad of quests, introducing strange worlds with even stranger stories and discoveries that may completely change your outcome.
STUNNING SPACE VISUALS
With characteristically complex unique planets and celestial bodies, you will enter a whirlwind of spectacles in a highly detailed universe.
INFINITE VARIATION OF SPECIES AND ADVANCED DIPLOMACY
Through customization and procedural generation, you will encounter infinitely varied races. Choose positive or negative traits, specific ideologies, limitations, evolutions or anything you can imagine. Interact with others through the advanced diplomacy system. Diplomacy is key in a proper grand strategy adventure. Adjust your strategy to your situation through negotiation and skill.
An eternal cycle of war, diplomacy, suspicions and alliances await you. Defend or attack with fully customizable war fleets, where adaptation is the key to victory. Choose from an array of complex technologies when designing and customizing your ships with the complex ship designer. You have a multitude of capabilities to choose from to meet the unknown quests that await.
ENORMOUS PROCEDURAL GALAXIES
Grow and expand your empire with thousands of randomly generated planet types, galaxies, quests and monsters lurking in space.
PLAY THE WAY YOU WANT
Customize your Empire! The characters you choose, be it a murderous mushroom society or an engineering reptile race, can be customized with traits like ethics, type of technology, form of preferred space travel, type of habitat, philosophies and more. The direction of the game is based on your choices.
FREE UPDATE HISTORY
|Plattform||Mac, Windows, Linux|
|Steam account required for game activation and installation The Multiplayer feature for this content requires a Paradox Account in order to play PC System Requirements MINIMUM: OS: Windows 7 x86 or newer Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad 9400 @ 2.66 Ghz / or AMD Athlon II X4 640 @ 3.0 Ghz Memory: 2 GB RAM Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce X 460 with 1024MB VRAM / or AMD HD 5770 (Latest available WHQL drivers from both manufacturers) DirectX: Version 9.0c Network: Broadband Internet connection Storage: 4 GB available space Sound Card: Direct X- compatible sound card Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer. Mac System Requirements MINIMUM: OS: OS X 10.8.5 or newer Processor: Intel Core i5 @ 2.5Ghz Memory: 4 GB RAM Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 320 or higher with 1024MB VRAM / or ATI Radeon HD 6750 with 1024 VRAM Storage: 4 GB available space Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer. Linux System Requirements MINIMUM: OS: Ubuntu 14.04 x86 Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad 9400 @ 2.66 Ghz / or AMD Athlon II X4 640 @ 3.0 Ghz Memory: 2 GB RAM Graphics: Nvidia GTX 460 with 1024MB VRAM / or AMD HD 5770 with 1024 VRAM , shader model 3 required. (Latest available proprietary drivers from both manufacturers) Storage: 4 GB available space Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer. Language Support: English, German, French, Spanish, Polish, Brazilian-Portuguese, Russian|
|PEGI Rekommenderad åldersgräns||PEGI 7|
|Språk som stöds||Interface: English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese-Brazil, Polish|
|System som stöds||Linux, Mac OSX, PC Windows|
|Utvecklare||Paradox Development Studio|
|Specifikationer||Måste användas på ett giltigt Steam-konto - ESD|
|Operativsystem som stöds||Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Ubuntu 14.04, Apple OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion eller senare|
|Maskinvarukrav||Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits) - Core 2 Quad - 2.66 GHz - RAM 2 GB - HD 4 GB
Apple OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion eller senare - Core i5 - 2.5 GHz - RAM 4 GB - HD 4 GB
Ubuntu 14.04 - Core 2 Quad - 2.66 GHz - RAM 2 GB - HD 4 GB
|Extra krav||Mus eller kompatibel enhet, högtalare, Internet-uppkoppling, tangentbord, ljudkort kompatibelt med DirectX 9.0c, 1 GB videominne, DirectX 9.0c eller senare|