Summary: At first you'd think getting out of the cockpit for once is such a great idea, but then you realize that it doesn't add to the atmosphere of the grim void of space. In fact most places you'll land are prettied up and cute and most missions are get this lead singer back to the band. Plus instead of basing your captain level on your current space level, you have to start over again anyway, which is great for someone who's just started the space stage, but for someone who's...
Summary: Doesn't work well on Mac. We have to restart our iMac a few times to eventually get it to play. This is a newer computer with PLENTY of memory. I have since found out that most Mac users have a problem playing it.
Summary: You may appreciate the idea of the developers to give users the possibility to forge mission in this awesome game, but the fact is that users are (or seem to be) not able to create something worth buying this expansion
I'm sure it's great. . but. . . disc DRM is bad for modern Macs.
Roy Plisko, Amazon
27 July 2014
Summary: I just received this expansion disc, in great time. The seller did excellent work delivering. I was forced to buy in disc form because I could not find a Mac download version. The first disappointment is that it requires the disc to be inserted just to play the game. My Retna Macbook pro has no disc drive so they are expecting me to put my laptop in my lap with a external DVD drive hanging off the side before I can play an EXPANSION of a game that originally never needed...
Summary: Looking for something new to do in Spore? This is for you then. Enjoy making and customizing a captain that can beam down to planets to partake in all sorts of missions. Enjoy making your own epic adventures as well.