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Star Citizen gets official release date, expected to reach $100 million by the end of 2015

Star Citizen launches in 2016

Star Citizen, the most successful crowdfunded project to date finally got an official release date, which was revealed by none other than legendary designer Chris Roberts himself. Roberts spoke about the game at length last night during his BAFTA Masterclass presentation and made a few very interesting announcements while he was at it. Now that two of the game’s modules are ...

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Star Citizen makes Guinness World Records book


Star Citizen is not even out yet and is already enjoying an incredible amount of gaming media talk. Now, Chris Roberts, the “big daddy” of Star Citizen proudly reports that the game has breached the $55 million mark in development crowdfunding, which puts Star Citizen in the Guinness Book of World Records “not as the largest crowdfunded game of all ...

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Star Citizen reached the $50 million milestone


Star Citizen, the upcoming space simulator by Cloud Imperium Games and legendary Director Chris Roberts has surpassed $50 million in funding. At the time of this writing the game sits exactly at $51,079,723, which is mighty impressive considering this is a crowdfunded project. 525, 174 people have contributed with various sums towards creating this highly ambitious title according to its ...

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Wing Commander 3: Heart of the Tiger is currently free on Origin


Origin’s “On the House” program offers a great way for people to experience games – both old and new – absolutely for free. There is no catch whatsoever so all you need is an Origin account to start downloading and playing. This time around Electronic Arts is offering an oldie but goodie in the form of 1994’s Wing Commander 3: Heart ...

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Star Citizen gets new stretch goal


Chris Roberts, the boss of Cloud Imperium Games, has announced that the next stretch goal for the crowd-funded Star Citizen will be the addition of alien languages. Speaking in a blog post on the developer website, Roberts explained that if funding reaches $50 million the team will work on increasing the immersion in the game by adding unique languages created ...

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Star Citizen finally gets the Arena Commander module


The Arena Commander (also known as dogfighting) module for Cloud Imperdium Games’ Star Citizen is now available. Arena Commander was actually supposed to come out last week, but was delayed due to a couple of game-breaking bugs. With all of the issues fixed, backers of the Star Citizen project can finally enjoy the new module now. The current build of the ...

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Dogfighting module for Star Citizen has been delayed


The dogfighting module for Star Citizen that was supposed to be released today has been delayed. Chris Roberts, director of the game and head of Cloud Imperium Games explained the decision in a recent blog post. Roberts says that the team has been working around the clock for the past two weeks to polish the game. Alas, a couple of nasty ...

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