Star Citizen

Star Citizen is a destination, not a one-off story. It’s a complete universe where any number of adventures can take place, allowing players to decide their own game experience.
EU & US Release date: 2016

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48GB of work in progress Star Citizen assets have been leaked

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After a community manager for developer Cloud Imperium Games released a screenshot for Star Citizen containing a partial URL, the internet inevitably clunked into gear.

Someone guessed the rest of the link, and boom... despite CIG quickly shutting down the link, 48GB of work in progress assets have already been downloaded and shared across the web.

Star Marine is Star Citizen's FPS module, Cloud Imperium give full developer report

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The upcoming FPS module for Cloud Imperium Games' Star Citizen has been named 'Star Marine', and it's been Chris Roberts' dream of "integrating a first person shooter with a space sim." It's all part of a wider more immersive universe.

In this space sim we "aren’t directly ‘playing’ a ship", but a character who's piloting a ship. That means we can be involved in far more of the action, like being part of a boarding team.

Star Citizen's MISC Hull series unveiled, "countless options for every type of merchant"

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Cloud Imperium Games is feverishly working away on Star Citizen, the space sim with an enormous crowd-funded budget that today stands over $81.6 million and continues to climb. There's just over 887k backers - or 'citizens'.

No space sim would be complete without its selection of huge cargo haulers, and now the studio unveils the MISC Hull series. It starts small for a just-starting-out trader, to the hulking goliaths that roam shipping lanes.

Star Citizen's 'Grabby Hands' system will let you get to grips with your cargo

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Star Citizen creators Cloud Imperium are talking up a big new feature. Is it mass capital ship battles? Ship-to-ship boarding actions? Wookie co-pilots? No, it is none of these things.

It is a new 'Grabby Hands' system for moving cargo around. Okay, to be fair, the development team realises this isn't the sexiest subject to discuss, but they have good reasons for doing so.

Star Citizen hits another funding milestone, reaches $76 million

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Star Citizen, the forthcoming space title from Wing Commander creator Chris Roberts and his studio Cloud Imperium Games, has just smashed $76 million in crowdfunding.

$76 million. That's nuts.

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