Based on 3 critics – Overal Score: 56 / 100
GameInfo: Sword of the Stars II continues the series of strategic space game Sword of the Stars. In this section you will see all six races that were present in the original game and its appendices, and a new virulent race Suul’kov. It is known that its members carried out a secret pressure on Liira, Zuulov and other races universe Sword of the Stars.
|WGTC Ultimately, it’s a game that just isn’t meant for everyone. Modern gamers who get confused when catching a Pokemon isn’t explained to them clearly won’t enjoy this game. Grumpy old farts who could tell me the underlying plot of Braid because they were alive around the time the atomic bomb was going off will. Read Full Review||70/100|
|Strategy Informer “It’s hard to talk about Sword of the Stars II as a game without talking about the circumstances surrounding it. As many of you will have heard by now, the it’s in a pretty dire state right now, with the dev team having to work round the clock to fix things. Out of respect for past achievements – both from Paradox and Kerberos themselves, we gave the development team two weeks to do what they could, at which point we’d give our review, and now here we are. You’ll be pleased to know that, at the very least, the game is more or less stable and playable now. Whether or not it’s enjoyable is another kettle of fish. Fish that we suspect are dead”. Read Full Review||55/100|
|PC Gamer Sword of the Stars 2 adds a couple of extra Xs to the traditional 4X grand strategy formula. The familiar explore, expand, exploit and exterminate are joined by their ugly siblings excruciating and extended-periods-of -crashing, making for a misjudged and painful sojourn in this poorly served genre. Read Full Review||43/100|
Developer: Kerberos Studios
Publisher: Paradox Interactive
Release Date: 28 Oct 2011