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April 20, 2015: Xbox E3, Star Wars: Rogue One, GTA 5, Battlefront, Alan Wake 2, Firefly

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Sid Meier's Starships review: space oddity

Sid Meier's Starships is a game trying to please too many masters. Its intention, from the opening cinematic, is to create an epic space opera. But in execution, it falls in that weird...

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Sid Meier on how Starships was designed to encourage players to channel their inner admiral

There are many different branches on the science fiction tree, a fact that famed game designer Sid Meier knows just as well as anyone. The trouble is, not all of those branches are easy for the...

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Watch 15 minutes of interstellar strategy in Sid Meier's Starships

Sid Meier's Starships is a wild departure from the Civilization series from whence it sprung. Its mechanics are all streamlined versions of their counterparts in Firaxis' long-running strategy...

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We engage with Sid Meier's Starships (correction)

This spring, one of the greatest computer game designers of all time will launch a spiritual successor to Civilization: Beyond Earth. Oddly enough, it plays very much like a lavish tabletop...

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Sid Meier's Starships is all about ship customization, tactical combat

Sid Meier's Starships, the recently announced downloadable follow-up to last year's Civilization: Beyond Earth, takes the strategy franchise in a bold new direction — where no Civ game has gone...

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Sid Meier's Starships coming to PC, Mac and iPad in early 2015 from Firaxis

Sid Meier's Starships is the latest turn-based strategy title from Firaxis Games, and it will allow players to "build a planetary federation" in an effort to secure peace for the galaxy, publisher...