Reviews and Problems with Galactic Civilizations II: The Dread Lords
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Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords
Game Over Online
30 March 2015
Excerpt: Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords is a “4X” game, where your goal is to explore, expand, exploit, and exterminate. It’s also the sequel to 2003’s Galactic Civilizations . I didn’t play that earlier game, but from what I can tell people seemed to like it, and so developer Stardock Entertainment...
Excerpt: All I can say about this game is, “Wow, what a game it is!” Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar doesn’t disappoint in any way shape or form. This game , I don’t even call this a expansion pack its way beyond that, is all about quality gameplay.
Excerpt: When Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords came out, our reviewer was pretty impressed. Given that it was possibly the most in-depth turn based strategy game ever created, and given that it takes place in space which by its very nature is infinite, you end up with a game with endless replay...
PC Review - 'Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar'
21 March 2007
Excerpt: Genre: Turn-Based Strategy Publisher: Stardock Developer: Stardock Release Date: February 8, 2007 Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords was considered by many to be one the best strategy games released in 2006, and it was arguably the best 4X strategy title of all time.
Conclusion: If you’re a fan of Dread Lords, then this expansion should absolutely be on your list to pick up as soon as possible. Go download it, I’ll wait… And if you’re just looking into strategy games in general it’s well worth getting the gold package which includes both Dread Lords and Dark Avatar.
Conclusion: To conclude, dear friends, this is a rather decent game. There are better out there, however this is solid, and if it's up your alley then you will most likely enjoy it. The graphics and audio are nice, albeit not right up to the minute, though I always give kudos to strategy games that go 3D, it...
Excerpt: “The year is 2225. 50 years ago, humans invented a technology called Hyper drive that allowed ships to travel great distances into the galaxy. Setting out, they found themselves in a race among the major galactic civilizations to explore, colonize, and ultimately conquer the galaxy”
Excerpt: The Wargamer is pleased to present
Stardock with our Award for Excellence for Galactic Civilizations 2.
Galactic Civilizations 2 combines a rock solid, time-tested
4X gameplay style with fantastic graphics.