Cloud Imperium has released Star Citizen 3.7 to all backers, bringing an entirely new set of features and improvements to the game. The developer has included a ton of content, expanding pretty much every area of the game.
The latest Around the Verse video for Star Citizen has just landed, and you should really take a look at it. CIG is putting a lot of focus on player behavior and immergent gameplay in Star Citizen, and this week’s ATV update is all about it. To start with, a group of Star Citizen players
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
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
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
Cloud Imperium Games has been posting a series of Star Citizen trailers showing off some of the most recent ships and vehicles presented for the game. We get to take a look at the Drake Cutlass Black, the Aopoa Nox, the RSI Ursa Rover, the MISC Prospector, the new RSI Aurora, and the Drake Dragonfly.
With another impressive update from CIG, the development train is slowly rolling towards 3.0 for Star Citizen. This weeks “Around the Verse” is focusing on the UI system for Star Citizen, known as MobiGlas. The new video also features a section that shows off a bit of CIGs QA process for Star Citizen. With the
In a new Round the Verse video, CIG is showing off more Star Citizen. This time around, we’re seeing more new planetary vehicles as well as a basic overview of the trading kiosks for the game. We get a good look at the free town of Levski, visual effects, weapons, weapon skins, missions, AI, planetary
Earlier this week it came to light that CIG has taken out a second Star Citizen loan, this time from the bank Coutts. The loan appeared on their UK tax filings at Companies House dated 15 June. CIG co-founder and legal counsel Ortwin Freyermuth explained in a forum post that these loans are more of
Today was Star Citizen‘s fourth anniversary, CIG held a livestream celebration in which they announced some great changes going forward. During the event Chris Roberts also issued a ‘Letter from the Chairman’ update in which he addresses some of the criticism of the project over the past few years. “Open Development does have its drawbacks. Not
As development on the much-hyped Star Citizen rolls on, RSI has hit a new milestone today with the publishing of Alpha version 2.5 to all the game’s backers. The new version adds plenty of new content and improvements to the game. The biggest changes to the overall experience are coming in 3.0 however, and 2.5
The Star Citizen site has been updated with both a comprehensive blog post and updated patch notes for Alpha 2.4, which is now available for qualified players. The latest version of the game brings a significant number of improvements and features into the game, including the first iteration of persistence in the game world. That’s
The recent release of the Alpha 2.2.2 patch marks yet another achievement for the mega-hit Star Citizen. In an effort to encourage more PC gamers to try the game out, Cloud Imperium has launched a new free fly access for all accounts. All the ships are available to fly including the recently added Aegis Sabre.
CIG has just launched the latest version of Star Citizen following a stint of closed testing, as well as a short run on the PTU. This Alpha 2.2 update brings some new content to the alpha including a flyable Aegis Sabre and not so flyable Xi’an Khartu-Al, but it’s in the hangar at least. The space
Cloud Imperium are now ready to test the next alpha version of Star Citizen with the launch of 2.2.0 on the PTU. This Star Citizen PTU roll out is going to be limited to start but it’s worth checking your email if you’re a backer to see if you’ve made the cut. There’s a lot to
The end of the year Star Citizen update from Chris Roberts looks back at this year’s achievements, and while they were probably less than most backers had hoped for, it’s been an interesting twelve months. Roberts pays some attention the huge amount of cash the game has raised this year with it having reached more than $102
The latest version of Star Citizen is now on the launcher and comes with turrets. As Cloud Imperium start figuring out the manned turrets for additional players on ships, this update brings the first iteration of the system on three of ships, the Super Hornet, the Cutlass Black and the newly released Gladiator. The turrets