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.

  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
Media RSS Feed Report media I think, therefore I am (view original)
I think, therefore I am
embed
share
view previous next
 
Post comment Comments
Railgunner2160
Railgunner2160 Jun 29 2013, 4:23am says:

I'll bite, what is it????

+2 votes     reply to comment
GoaFan77
GoaFan77 Jun 29 2013, 1:25pm replied:

Check the latest news! ;-)

+1 vote     reply to comment
BlackRangerXIII
BlackRangerXIII Jul 7 2013, 9:56pm says:

Dude
Nice way of using such a good phrase from Descartes

+1 vote     reply to comment
Post a Comment
click to sign in

You are not logged in, your comment will be anonymous unless you join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) which we encourage all contributors to do.

2000 characters limit; HTML formatting and smileys are not supported - text only

Description

Sir, one of our phasic communication arrays intercepted this message originating from the Forbidden Worlds!

*Static*
Cybernetic Planet Defense Systems: Online.
Prometheus Starbase: Active.
War against the Organics: Executing.
Probability of Defeat: 1.337%.

Image Details
Type
Demonstration
Date
Jun 29th, 2013
Size
1366×706
Options
URL
Embed (big)
Embed
Share
Report Abuse
Report media
Add Media
Members only