Sins of a Solar Empire is often described as a 4XRTS game, or a game that tried to merge the action and tactics packed gameplay of a Real time strategy game with the deep, complex, empire wide strategy of a 4X turn based game. It's up to debate whether Sins succeeded in this goal, but I think all can agree that of the 4Xs of "explore, expand, exploit, and exterminate", Sins is much more focused on the exterminate than on the others. This mod seeks to give more depth to the other 3Xs of the game by adding additional game elements or refining the existing ones to reward players who give more strategic thought to the non-combat side of the game. Combat will still be the center point of the game, but players will find that the non-combat options available will be much more rewarding. Spying, exploring, sabotage, diplomacy, culture, and economic development have all been added or changed in innovative new ways. Regardless of what you think Sins is, this is the 4XRTS it should have been.

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Checksum bug. Bugs bovin GoaFan77 - read

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E4X 1.5 released General GoaFan77 GoaFan77 - read

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Do you play with the Occupied Victory Condition? General GoaFan77 Vegas - read

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Fortress Constructor issue Bugs Sain346 GoaFan77 - read

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Freezing Bugs Shockmatter GoaFan77 - read

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Advent Loyalist - Matriarch Celestia Bugs Stargate965 Stargate965 - read

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Developer Explains: Hero Units Advice GoaFan77 GoaFan77 - read

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Vasari Rebel - Scientist Vasul - Attack Behaviour (Minor) Bugs Stargate965 GoaFan77 - read

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Advent Rebel Domina. Bugs kknave GoaFan77 - read

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Developer Explains: Phase Probes Advice GoaFan77 GoaFan77 - read

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TEC Rebel Cobalt Frigate Bug Bugs Stargate965 GoaFan77 - read

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