Tough, fresh strategy game is like Civilization in space.
Common Sense Media
8 December 2012
Summary: Parents need to know that Endless Space is a downloadable strategy game for Windows computers with a small amount of space-based sci-fi violence. Some of the game's species are evil in nature and interested only in conquest; but the player can also try to win the game through means of diplomacy, expansion, or technology.
Excerpt: If there’s one thing truly endless about space, it’s our enduring romance with its mysteries. We gazed in awe at pictures taken by the Mars Curiosity rover: it took a year to get there, and you thought public transport was slow. Since your chances of travelling into space are practically non-existent, it falls to video games to fill in the blanks. Yet why merely explore the galaxy when you rule it?