Friday, August 24, 2007

New Galatctic Civilizations II Expansion - Nov 2007

Galatcitc Civilizations II is getting a new expansion, set for Nov 2007.

The galaxy is being consumed by the fires of war as we enter the final act of the Dread Lord saga. Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor is the second expansion pack to the award-winning PC strategy game, Galactic Civilizations II.

With a November 2007 release date, Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor expands the gameplay of Galactic Civilizations in all new ways. Below is a partial list of some of the new features in the new expansion pack.

  • New campaign detailing the final chapter in the Dread Lord wars
  • The star destroying new unit, the Terror Star arrives
  • Unique technology trees for all 12 civilizations
  • Unique planetary improvements for each civilization
  • New 3D engine powered map editor
  • New Scenario Editor for creating highly detailed custom games
  • New Campaign Editor for players who want to create their own custom epic campaigns for themselves or to share with others
  • New Metaverse Tournaments: Specific Map & Scenarios recorded to the Metaverse with prizes for top players
  • New Ship Component: Atlas. Makes ships in a fleet more lethal
  • New Ship Component: Fortitude. Gives ships in a fleet have more hit points
  • New Ship Component: Driver. Makes ships in a fleet move faster
  • Unique weapons per civilization
  • Updated Planetary Invasions
  • New Enhanced textures and graphics for planets and ships
  • New Galaxy Size: Immense (vastly bigger than current galaxy sizes)
  • Extra alien portraits and logos
  • Legacy of the Telenanth: Detailed back story of Galactic Civilizations
  • And more!
Galatctic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor Home Page