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X Rebirth dev focused on fixing crashes, performance and showstoppers

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 22, 2013 8:15am PST

Oh, how wonderful and exciting X Rebirth looked in the run-up to release, but oh, how harsh and unforgiving is the cold light of reality. The space sim is more than a mite wonky in its current state, but developer Egosoft has plans to fix it up, and detailed them in a new de...


"I was kiddin anyway. Wasn't super into the previous games but I hoped this would fill the gap ..."

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X Rebirth launch trailer splashes down

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 14, 2013 6:30am PST

After years of waiting and hoping, it's finally almost here, launching tomorrow at long last. And pull back to reveal... oh! I'm talking about X Rebirth. Developer Egosoft has deployed a trailer to celebrate the space sim's release, hinting at all the wonderful things we'll ...


"so should i do campaign first, or sandbox? if i do campaign first, does my progression carry ..."

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X Rebirth trailer details trading and mining

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 27, 2013 6:00am PDT

X Rebirth wowed us last month with a trailer on the space sim's scale and depth, and now is impressing with intricate detail. A new trailer devotes ten minutes to how trading and mining work in a galaxy where NPC ships tie into the economy and you can control your own fleet ...


"'s a space game, about doing stuff in space. The stuff one can do in space that is ..."

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X Rebirth blasting off into absurdly detailed space on November 19

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 09, 2013 6:30am PDT

X Rebirth may be arriving two years later than planned but oh me oh my it certainly has used that extra time well. Developer Egosoft has announced its latest sandbox space sim will launch on November 19, and dropped a hot trailer showing the sim is so detailed, you can get o...


"Considering how much of it they showed in the trailer, I doubt that it is a major portion. And ..."

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X3: Albion Prelude announced, coming Dec. 15

By Xav de Matos, Dec 07, 2011 7:30pm PST

Egosoft has announced X3: Albion Prelude, a new add-on to X3: Terran Conflict coming to PC and Mac on December 15.


"When are they going to sell a fucking tutorial? I want to play this game but after hours of ..."

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X Rebirth continues the longstanding Egosoft-developed space series later this year

By Xav de Matos, Apr 20, 2011 9:45am PDT

Publisher Deep Silver and developer Egosoft have announced the X Universe will continue in a new title later this year, dubbed X Rebirth. First screens and teaser trailer within...


"Finally a game for 2011 to actually look forward to. I was pretty bummed that ME3 has been ..."

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DRM Issues Spoil Steam Holiday Sale

By Chris Faylor, Jan 02, 2009 10:37am PST

Some of those that recently bought GSC Game World's S.TA.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky and Egosoft's X3: Terran Conflict were temporarily unable to activate...


"it was almost definitely there before FC2 was released - i remember talking about this before ..."

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