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Gratuitous Space Battles
7.4 out of 10

Gratuitous Space Battles

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Overall 9
8.5

Expert Review

GamingNexus
25 February 2013
  • Summary: This review bring us another expansion, this time “The Outcasts” expansion to “Gratuitous Space Battles” (GSB).  Gaming Nexus does not seem to have a review of the original game so this review will mostly cover the game itself.
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Overall 7
7.0

Gratuitous Space Battles: The Outcasts Review

Strategy Gaming Online
29 January 2013
  • Excerpt: , and in that time, the one-man dev team made up of the UK's Cliff Harris has added a new campaign mode where players jump fleets around a starmap, collecting resources and slowly taking over every planet on the map.
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Overall 7
7.0

Gratuitous Space Battles: The Outcasts Review

AtomicGamer
29 January 2013
  • Excerpt: It's been a couple of years since I last played Positech Games' unique indie tactical game, Gratuitous Space Battles , and in that time, the one-man dev team made up of the UK's Cliff Harris has added a new campaign mode where players jump fleets around a starmap, collecting resources and slowly...
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Overall 8
8.0

Gratuitous Space Battles Review

Softpedia
3 March 2011
  • Conclusion: Gratuitous Space Battles is definitely something that gamers must try. A game that falls in no particular niche and still manages to impress is not something to be seen everyday. Although it will be a bit hard at first, I get the feeling that once you master the gameplay, a whole new world opens up...
  • Pros: As I said before, the graphics are one of the first things that attract most players. But they'll probably be a little disappointed once they figure out how hard the game actually is. But it's still worth it! Another plus is the actual gameplay. I know of no other game that does what Gratuitous S...
  • Cons: There are several problems, but the most important one is the learning curve. Although the game features a tutorial, the step from building ships to designing new and better ones is pretty difficult. Maybe I don't have the necessary patience to learn the gameplay, but I wished it had a simpler mo...
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Beta spotlight: Gratuitous Space Battles

Neoseeker
9 January 2011
Overall 8
7.5

Gratuitous Space Battles

games xtreme
22 October 2010
  • Summary: GamesXtreme checks out some really epic battles in the indie game: Gratuitous Space Battles.
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Overall 8
8.0

Gratuitous Space Battles review (PC)

HonestGamers
12 August 2010
  • Excerpt: Cliff Harris is one man. He goes by the name of Positech Games, which conjures images of many a developer slaving away together, but no. He’s definitely one person, all on his own.
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Overall 7
7.0

Gratuitous Space Battles

GamesRadar
19 December 2009
  • Pros: Tinkering with spaceships, Lasers, explosions, nebulae, Online challenges
  • Cons: Can't control the battles, Ship editing system isn't clear, Hard to tell what works
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gamerdad.com
17 December 2009
  • Conclusion: Kid Factor: The game is simply a bunch of planning followed by very pretty space explosions. My preschool-aged son loves watching the battles, since they’re in space they look pretty.
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Overall 8
7.5

Gratuitous Space Battles

GAMESQUAD
27 November 2009
  • Conclusion: Gratuitous Space Battles is a fine entry into the world of death-dealing warships in space. In its current form, GSB makes for a visually impressive tower defense type of game; something perfectly suited for killing some downtime.
  • Pros: Visually impressive; challenging gameplay.
  • Cons: Needs a campaign; battle sounds could be louder.
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