Star Citizen Alpha 3.8 is out now, bringing a ton of new content to the MMO. Cloud Imperium Games has been teasing these additions for months now, with the teams working on the game slowly developing and deploying new features aplenty. And it’s not just new features coming in Star Citizen Alpha 3.8, the game
The latest Star Citizen: Around the Verse has been released, and we’re pretty psyched. The duo of Chris Roberts and Eric Kieron Davis return to run through the latest developments in and around the most ambitious space game ever made. The behind-the-scenes look at mission gameplay from CitizenCon 2948 continues with more insights into the
CitizenCon 2948 is over and done with, but that doesn’t mean that Cloud Imperium Games don’t have their work cut out for them. In the latest Around the Verse segment, we meet back up with Chris Roberts and Sean Tracy as they take us around the various goings-on at CIG to show us just how
Sandi Gardiner and Chris Roberts are back this week with another Around the Verse video, with a whole lot of Star Citizen news and segments. A lot of the focus this week is on player gatherings, creations and events since we’re so close to CitizenCon for this year. It’s really cool to see all of
Cloud Imperium Games is back again this week with another Around the Verse broadcast starring Chris Roberts, Sandi Gardiner and various members of the Star Citizen team. CIG is still making steady progress on what could be my new favorite space MMO, when it finally releases in a feature complete state, whenever that might be.
Cloud Imperium Games and Chris Roberts have finally responded to the growing tidal wave of player feedback that is grumbling that Star Citizen has made a huge mistake. You see, the whole issue is about UEC, United Earth Credits, are the primary in-game currency in Star Citizen. Previously, CIG had a cap in place of
It’s Friday, so that means that the latest edition of Star Citizen: Around the Verse is here for your viewing pleasure. This time the focus is on more features of a social nature in the ambitious Star Citizen Persistent Universe, or PU for short. As we’ve grown accustomed to, Chris Roberts and Sandi Gardiner are
CIG is busy toiling away on Star Citizen 3.2 and beyond, and the next alpha version of the ambitious sci-fi MMO is on the way, now the team has released a quick Around The Verse update video showcasing some of their progress. On the development end of the spectrum, the latest Around the Verse is
This week, Cloud Imperium Games released the next major update to the super-ambitious spaceship MMO, Star Citizen. There’s a lot to the Alpha 3.2 update, so let’s dig in. One of the biggest updates coming with the new alpha version is mining gameplay, that will allow players to prospect and scan deposits, fracture the rock
So, there aren’t many times when gaming news leaves me speechless and scratching my head, but this is one of those times. If you’re sitting on $27,000 for that house or car payment, maybe you should consider blowing it on non-existent ships in a video game. Cloud Imperium Games have devised a new scheme to
Have you wanted to get into the craze that is Star Citizen? Did you want to test the game out a bit before committing fully? Well now is your chance because the developers are offering a full trial weekend to anyone who redeems a special promo code on the Star Citizen site. Star Citizen’s most
CIG have been busy this past week. The newest Alpha build is available on the PTU for testing according to an announcement on the Star Citizen website. The majority of changes in this update revolve around fixing some bugs and optimizing a few things, be aware that there is a major bug with the VMA
Star Citizen backers and followers of the ambitious project got quite a few treats this holiday season. From an hour long gameplay slice of Squadron 42, to the first release of Star Citizen Alpha 3.0 being pushed out to the PTU. But CIG aren’t done pulling surprises out of the goody bag just yet. A
This evening CIG held their Star Citizen holiday live stream and the main event was a showing some footage of the single player Squadron 42. The video takes viewers through a mission to demonstrate the transition between space combat and ground combat. This was to show how CIG plan on integrating the two and also how they
With Christmas only a couple of days away, CIG will hopefully not have their staff working silly hours to monitor this. It’s a bit mad pushing this live over the holiday break but it’s CIG so anything is possible. For the backers, follow these instructions to get Star Citizen 3.0 up and running on the PTU.
Now if you’re like me and you’ve been paying attention to the rumblings about Star Citizen, you’ll notice some things. The biggest thing you’ll see is that speculation and the perpetual monetization of what could be is at the heart of the entire community. CIG have built an entire business – to the value of
Crytek, makers of CryEngine, have brought a potentially ruinous lawsuit against the makers of Star Citizen and Squadron 42, Cloud Imperium Games. The complaint names Cloud Imperium Games (CIG) and Roberts Space Industries (RSI) as the defendants. Both companies were co-founded by Chris Roberts, the creator of the Wing Commander franchise. Crytek alleges CIG and
People love carriers in space, hordes of fighters swarming over enemy ships and ripping them to shreds is a dream for a lot of gamers. From EVE Online to Star Citizen, people chase that dream. Well it looks like CIG have announced the potential for a new Carrier to be added to Star Citizen. The
Today, Star Citizen developer Cloud Imperium Games released a brand new video focusing on Musashi Industrial and Starflight Concern, or MISC for short. The video provides updates on two prominent civilian starships that will be in the game, the mining vessel MISC Prospector and the peculiar cargo ship MISC Hull C. The HULL C is particularly
Another day, another video in the marathon series of Around The Verse videos Cloud Imperium Games are pumping out ahead of the next phase of Alpha 3.0 for Star Citizen. The newest video focuses on the oldest ship manufacturer in the Star Citizen universe, Roberts Space Industries. The first ship showcased is the luxury cruiser Constellation Phoenix.
For years CIG has been Star Citizen selling ships to help fill the coffers to fund development and today the latest money-making scheme has been launched. This is day 5 of CIG’s 8-day ATV marathon, if you want other ATV vids; check out the one about alien vehicles, or the video about the new Javelin
Star Citizen is a juggernaut in terms of its fundraising capability. More precisely, it’s at $167,134,692 provided by 1,920,416 registered users. It’s the most successful video game funding campaign we’ve ever seen. On top of the crowdfunding update, we get a new video focusing on ground vehicles and alien ones, providing updates on the massive Banu
Coming off of yesterdays Anvil debut video, Cloud Imperium Games revealed another new ship that will join the universe of its upcoming space simulator, Star Citizen. One of the newest ships is the Aegis Dynamics Hammerhead. The Hammerhead is a 100 meter-long patrol ship, literally bristling with guns and missiles. It carries nine crew members
This weeks “Around The Verse” dev vlog for Star Citizen is tackling a whole new area of the universe. The cities that will dot planetary landscapes, and the tech being used to build them.True to form, CIG are going all out and using procedural technology to generate batches and randomized and unique cities to populate