Stardock News


Star Control: Origins Fleet Battles Beta Begins Today

By Asif Khan, Nov 16, 2017 3:05pm PST

Stardock celebrates the 25th anniversary of Star Control II with a new beta for Star Control: Origins.


"Player designed ships are going to be the complete downfall of this game."

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Best Deals From Stardock's Steam Publisher Sale

By Asif Khan, Sep 22, 2017 9:30am PDT

You had me at Offworld Trading Company...



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Galactic Civilizations 3 Gets A New Expansion This Spring

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 02, 2017 12:15pm PST

Galactic Civilizations 3 will get the Crusade expansion with a wealth of new content in the next few months. 


Galactic Civilizations III 1.9 Patch Brings a Whole Lot of Changes

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 01, 2016 8:45am PST

Only a preview of things to come.


Offworld Trading Company lets you become a resource tycoon on the Red Planet

By John Keefer, Apr 28, 2016 11:35am PDT

Think e-Trade on Mars.


Sorcerer King powers out of Steam Early Access in July

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 30, 2015 10:35am PDT

Stardock is preparing the Doomsday Counter, as the 4x fantasy game, Sorcerer King, is set to leave Steam Early Access and officially release in July.


"Just play Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes, it 10000% than this."

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Stardock takes RTS to a new level with Ashes of the Singularity

By Daniel Perez, Mar 05, 2015 10:01am PST

Real-time strategy fans need to pay close attention to Stardocks' Ashes of the Singularity.


"Total anniliation and supcom had it and it added to the game in both cases. In Supcom, for ..."

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Sorcerer King summons two new sovereigns with Beta 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 13, 2014 2:00pm PST

Stardock's Sorcerer King is jumping into its second beta today with two new playable sovereigns and some new tricks for the evil King himself.


Galactic Civilization 3 Early Access Spotlight: The Art of Negotiation

By Steven Wong, Oct 16, 2014 10:00am PDT

The interstallar 4X strategy game Galactic Civilizations 3 enters a new Early Access phase with the patch that introduces diplomacy. Additionally, a new race enters the competition to become the biggest empire in the galaxy. We speak to lead game designer Paul Boyer to get a...


Sorcerer King is a 4X game set in an already-conquered world

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 02, 2014 9:00am PDT

Stardock is venturing into the 4X genre with the upcoming Sorcerer King, in which you've already lost and the world has already been conquered by an all-powerful AI.


"Lighthearted? Yeah.. no thanks. The vast majority of indie games I've been playing lately are a ..."

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Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes 'Adversaries' patch addresses buggy AI

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 25, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes doesn't have the smartest AI in the world, but developer Stardock is addressing that and a whole lot of other issues with the new 'Adversaries' patch.


"What about game, thrones, souls, champion, and countless others? I swear, browsing the app store ..."

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Offworld Trading Company bringing the free market to Mars on PC

By Ozzie Mejia, May 21, 2014 3:15pm PDT

Mars is about to be invaded... by capitalism! Up to eight players will ruthlessly fight one another using the free market in Offworld Trading Company, the upcoming PC game from former Civilization IV developer Soren Johnson.


"Brad Wardell had to issue a work-hours ban on playing this game it seems."

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Stardock brings Dead Man's Draw from iOS to PC

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 07, 2014 6:00am PST

Dead Man's Draw may have been Stardock's first mobile game, but gosh, the developer could hardly withhold its love from PC after all these nows. It's now launched the piratical card game for PC boxes, with all the freemium appendages rounded up and stitched on as standard, o...


"If you are referring to the iOS version, it went free a few months ago, so you can certainly ..."

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Civilization IV designer Soren Johnson founds new studio

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 06, 2013 7:00am PST

Eight months after joining Stardock, lead Civilization IV designer Soren Johnson has founded a new indie studio named after his haircut of choice, Mohawk Games. Announcing its first game, codenamed Mars, Johnson has said "The goal is to make games that will be played for yea...


"Soren is an awesome guy - I met him at a board games party, he really gets deep into the ..."

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Galactic Civilizations 3 announced, pre-orders offering alpha and beta access

By Steve Watts, Oct 15, 2013 11:00am PDT

Stardock has announced Galactic Civilizations 3, and opened tiered pre-orders for alpha and beta access among other goodies.


"God damnit, I just bought Endless Space last week. Could have been a little sooner with this ..."

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