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Star Citizen Is Free To Play Through June 1st

Star Citizen Is Free To Play Now Through June 1st

Back on Friday, Cloud Imperium Games made Star Citizen free to play until June 1st to celebrate their in-game event, Invictus Launch Week The whole concept plays out as their version of Fleet Week to a degree as you get to explore all the game has to offer without paying for it or anything else[...]

Cloud Imperium Makes "Star Citizen" Free To Try For A Week

Star Citizen Releases Latest Updates With The Alpha 3.9 Patch

Cloud Imperium Games has released a new update this week for Star Citizen as it received the Alpha 3.9 patch We have the complete list of patch details below, but the short version is that the developers have expanded the experiences and have created a deeper immersion based on community input and feedback They've introduced[...]

Cloud Imperium Makes "Star Citizen" Free To Try For A Week

Cloud Imperium Games Responds To Crytek's "Star Citizen" Lawsuit

Cloud Imperium Games has responded to the Crytek lawsuit involving Star Citizen and Squadron 42 in what appears to be a very ugly situation Last month we reported on the initial filing of the lawsuit, claiming they were in breach of contract while developing Squadron 42 for them Essentially pointing out that the company was,[...]

Cloud Imperium Makes "Star Citizen" Free To Try For A Week

Lawsuit Filings Over "Star Citizen" Reveal More Release Schedule Woes

Some new legal documents popped up on Reddit this week, showing game publisher Crytek sued developer Cloud Imperium Games The entire lawsuit was over the idea that they were in breach of copyright for developing two games when they only held a license to develop one Basically pointing out the absurdity that they're STILL working[...]

Cloud Imperium Games Releases A "Squadron 42" Trailer

Cloud Imperium Games Releases A "Squadron 42" Trailer

We may never see a finalized version of Star Citizen, but Cloud Imperium Games appear to be committed to the release of Squadron 42 So much so that the company released a brand new trailer this week, giving us what they refer to as a "visual teaser" for the game The video shows off several[...]

"Star Citizen" Receives Tons Of New Content With The 3.8 Update

Cloud Imperium Games released a new 3.8 Update into Star Citizen, and with it came a ton of content with tech, gameplay, and more Some of the big additions are planetary weather effects, a procedural planet tech update, and a new Server-side Object Container Streaming system The last one on that list enhances the performance[...]

Cloud Imperium Makes "Star Citizen" Free To Try For A Week

"Star Citizen" Has Surpassed $250 Million In Funding

Cloud Imperium Games and Roberts Space Industries have reported this week that they have officially surpassed $250 million in funding for the game ($251,278,449 as of the time this article was written.) With that kind of money, they could reach all their goals.. Which they already did, years ago, as the biggest one was $65[...]

"Star Citizen" Receives The 3.6 Update With Tons Of Content

Cloud Imperium Games just threw a fancy new update into Star Citizen, as the developers unleased the 3.6 Alpha into the mix with a bunch of new content You can read about the features in detail here, but the short version is that you now have governing rules, new appearances to space stations, new NPCs,[...]

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Star Citizen is Available for Free Until November 30th

[caption id="attachment_751862" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Cloud Imperium Games[/caption]Star Citizen is available for free this week, allowing gamers who haven't joined one of the various funding campaigns to experience the ambitious space simulator game until November 30th The game's first planet and city were added earlier this week, which means that free players and backers alike are[...]

Star Citizen Will Offer a Free Week in Late November

Cloud Imperium Games announced this week that they'll be offering the chance to play Star Citizen absolutely free for a solid week in November From November 23rd-30th, you'll be able to sign up for a free account and experience the game through a special Free Fly program where you'll have access to several ships each[...]

Cloud Imperium Raises Additional Funds Following Star Citizen 3.3 Alpha

Cloud Imperium Games are still toiling away at Star Citizen, and after releasing the 3.3 Alpha update and a nice hype trailer for it on Wednesday, the company has raised over $1 million USD in additional funds We've previously discussed all the changes that will come to Star Citizen with the 3.3 update, which you can check[...]

Cloud Imperium Games Reveals New Info on Star Citizen 3.3 Update

The devs at Cloud Imperium Games dropped some new info this week about Star Citizen and the upcoming 3.3 update for backers The company revealed the new content, being called Squadron 42, which will drop in December They even included a new trailer, which you can watch below, featuring the voices of  Mark Hamill, Gillian Anderson, Gary[...]

Cloud Imperium Games Shows Off Star Citizen's 3.3 Update

The never-ending saga of "When Will Star Citizen Be Finished?" continues as Cloud Imperium Games shows off what the next update will be While that may seem like a constant joke for some of us to make, the game has currently raised nearly $190 million on the crowd-funded project (the biggest amount raised for a video game[...]

The PC Gaming Show at E3 Liveblog with Bleeding Cool

It is quite possible, given this year's massive lineup, that the PC Gaming Show is actually hosting the Sony overflow since the PlayStation conference is expected to be more intimate than ever.The full official lineup includes:Sega Square Enix Crytek Double Fine Hi-Rez Studios SkyDance Media Digital Extremes Raw Fury Klei Modern Storyteller tinyBuild Cloud[...]

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Star Citizen Shows Living AI Crew from Squadron 42 in New Video

[caption id="attachment_751862" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Cloud Imperium Games[/caption]Cloud Imperium Games released a new video of upcoming space simulator Star Citizen Today's video focuses on the single-player campaign titled Squadron 42. The video showcases a very interesting feature, in the form of a series of implementations designed to make the Idris-class warship where we’re stationed feel like a living environment, with[...]

Star Citizen Loads A New Video Up About Weapons & Space Combat

If you're following Cloud Imperium Games and their ever slow march toward finally releasing Star Citizen, the next video they've released will probably give you a lot more hope for the game than you've probably had in some time Aside from the fact that they surpassed $178 million in crowdfunding this week, the company released a new[...]

Cloud Imperium Games Releases A New Star Citizen Alpha 3.0 Video

Cloud Imperium Games just dropped a brand new feature trailer today for Star Citizen, showing off more features in their current Alpha 3.0 build for the game that anyone who backed the game can now play with The video is a good eight minutes long and has so much content that we wouldn't do it justice[...]

Star Citizen Raised a Staggering $35 Million in 2017

Star Citizen made an astonishing $35 million in 2017 it's being reported, pushing the game's total crowdfunding to astronomical heights. As reported by Polygon, the ambitious space game reportedly made $34.91 million in 2017. This is down from the $36.11 million in 2016, but lets not kid ourselves, that is a heck of a lot of money, […]

All Star Citizen Backers Can Download Alpha 3.0 Today

Yesterday, Cloud Imperium Games released some long-awaited news to the millions of backers of Star Citizen Starting today, everyone who backed the game will now have access to the Alpha 3.0, totally free to download The news was sent out in a newsletter to all of the game's supporters, which according to their own numbers is[...]