Category Archive: space

EVE: VALKYRIE

EVE: Valkyrie was released on November 17, 2016 by CCP who also developed this game. EVE: Valkyrie is a virtual reality space fighter game. CCP brings space flight to VR with EVE: Valkyrie. Players can now fly in space and fight it out. Join the Valkyrie, an outlaw band of galactic pirates, and take up arms to claim …

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CALL OF DUTY: INFINITE WARFARE

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare was released on November 3, 2016 by Activision. The game was developed by Infinity Ward. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is a first person warfare game. The player will embark on a classic war story about grand scale naval warfare; all set in a grounded future where human conflict has spread …

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HOUSE OF THE DYING SUN

House of the Dying Sun was released on November 1, 2016 by Marauder Interactive who also developed the game, House of the Dying Sun is a space action shooter. There have not been a lot of space action shooters released so House of the Dying Sun is trying to fill the gap. This game reminds us of …

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ADR1FT

Adrift was released on March 28, 2016 by 505 Games. The game was developed by Three One Zero. Adrift is a first person adventure game. The story follows an astronaut, who floats through the wreckage of a destroyed space station with no memory of the incident. Over the course of the game, players find clues …

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EVE: GUNJACK

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Eve: Gunjack was released on April 5, 2015 by CCP who also developed the game. Eve: Gunjack is a VR first person space shooter. This is Space Invaders 2016. Take on the role of a gun turret operator on a mining vessel in the Outer Ring region of known space. As part of the ship’s defense team, …

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FRACTURED SPACE

Fractured Space was released November 20, 2014 by Edge Case Games. The game was developed by Edge Case Games.  Fractured Space is team-based space combat fought in gigantic capital ships. With the intensity of a shooter and the big-picture-thinking of a strategy game, Fractured Space is at the forefront of an exciting new frontier for …

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STAR TREK ONLINE

Star Trek Online was released February 5 12, 2010 by Perfect World Entertainment. The game was developed by Hi-Rez Studios from 2004-1008. Star Trek Online is a massive online role third person playing game. There are still some components missing in the game, expect to see lots of updates as the developer continues to finish …

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MICROSOFT FLIGHT SIMULATOR X

Microsoft Slight Simulator X was released October 16, 2006 by Microsoft Games. The game was developed by Microsoft Studios. This game uses disc checks and Securom, Macromedia, Starforce, Tagès and other protection systems are being rejected by Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 10 for security reasons (KB3086255). Flight Simulator X marks the tenth version of …

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STARSHATTER: THE GATHERING STORM

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Starshatter: The Gathering Storm was released on July 7, 2004 by Matrix Games. The game was developed by Destroyer Studios. Starshatter: The Gathering Storm is a combat space simulator. This game is a remake of the 1997 Starshatter. The gameplay has largely been retained. The game game focuses around four dynamic campaigns, which generate different events every time …

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FREELANCER

Freelancer was released March 4, 2003 by Microsoft Game Studios. The game was developed by Digital Anvil. Freelancer is a space trading and first/third person combat simulator. This game uses disc checks and Securom, Macromedia, Starforce, Tagès and other protection systems are being rejected by Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 10 for security reasons (KB3086255). …

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STARLANCER

Starlancer was released March 31, 2000 by Microsoft Game Studios. The game was developed by Digital Anvil. Starlancer is space combat simulator. Starlancer is a video game that simulates combat in space.  The game is spectacular considering its release date. It is the year 2160. Mankind has colonized the solar system and two political entities …

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STAR WARS: X-WING ALLIANCE

Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance was released March 28, 1999 by LucasArts. The game was developed by Totally Games.Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance is a space simulation game. Apart from the usual badges and medals for winning missions – a feature shared by the other games of the X-Wing computer game series – progress is also indicated …

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STAR WARS: X-WING VS TIE FIGHTER

Star Wars: X-Wing vs Tie Fighter was released on April 17, 1997 by LucasArts. The game was developed by Totally Games. Star Wars: X-Wing vs Tie Fighter is a space based action shooter. This game is designed for multiplayer. There is a practice mode but this game does not have a campaign. The game requires a joystick …

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DESCENT

Descent was released on December 17, 1994 by Interplay. The game was developed by Parallax Software. Descent is a first person shooter. This game was being offered in Steam but it has been pulled since December 2015. Descent is a highly advanced first person shooter boasting six degrees of freedom. One of the few games in …

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WING COMMANDER III: HEART OF THE TIGER

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Wing Commander III was released on March 27, 1994 by Origin Systems who also developed the game. Wing Commander III is a space combat simulator. Wing Commander features a lot of live action cutscenes. Wing Commander III is a real throwback to the classic DOS period. Gameplay involves completing missions and destroying enemy craft, Wing commander III …

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STAR WARS

Star Wars was released circa May 1983 by Atari who also developed the game. Star Wars is  a first person space combat game. The PC version was converted by Parker Brothers who distributed it under Broderbund. Star Wars brings action gaming to the PC. This game was also published in most consoles in the early …

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ASTRO DODGE

Astro Dodge was released on March 10, 1982 by Digital Marketing Corporation who also developed the game. Astro Dodge is a space based shooter. This game was designed by David Gangola. This game was released as shareware which was very common in the early DOS period. The original Atari Asteroids was a world class arcade game. …

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BOSCONIAN

Bosconian was released circa November 1981 by Midway. The game was developed by Namco. Bosconian is a side-scroller action game. The player controls a small fighter ship that can move in eight directions, and can fire both forward and backward. A round consists of a number of green enemy bases that must all be destroyed …

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ASTEROIDS

Asteroids was released circa November 1979 by Atari who also developed the game. Asteroids is a 2D space shooter. The objective of Asteroids is to destroy asteroids and saucers. The player controls a triangular ship that can rotate left and right, fire shots straight forward, and thrust forward. To change direction the player has to think …

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