Star Control Summary
Oxide Games' mouth-watering tech demonstration of their new proprietary engine has finally reached Steam in the form of the Star Swarm Benchmark. It uses both AMD's Mantle and DirectX.
Up to 10k units can be on screen in a mighty space fleet battle between two AIs, with each starship individually acquiring targets. It's time to give the Nitrous engine a whirl.
Brad Wardellinterest in Star Control for a long time, and yesterday announced that his company Stardock the rights to the IP in an auction held by Atari.
In a Skype conversation, Brad Wardell confirmed with Strategy Informer that the publisher now has the license rights to the classic IP Star Control.