Speaking of alpha, your life will embrace a more turn-based outlook this Thursday as Galactic Civilizations III becomes available through Steam Early Access on March 27th. End Turn.
The footage is of an earlier build than the one made available later this week for those in the, which comes with a $100 price tag.
The alpha footage doesn't show diplomacy, research or any combat. The finished game is a long way off and so Elite Founders should be prepared for a bumpy ride on their way to galactic domination.