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Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion

12 months ago

Sins Of A Solar Empire: Rebellion and Geneshift free on Steam until tomorrow

Here's a double giveaway to snap up now before it disappears early tomorrow. Available until 2pm GMT on Wednesday are a pair of good games that couldn't be more different - Sins Of A Solar Empire: Rebellion by Ironclad Games is - depending on how you look at it - a mega-scale space RTS or a small, real-time 4X strategy game. Geneshift by Nik Nak…

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3 years ago

Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion overhauls engine

Stardock and Ironclad Games have launched a surprise update for Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion [official site], their sparefaring RTS from 2012. The update brings engine improvements to let the game use more memory so it can crash less, it reduces stuttering in large battles, fixes AI bugs, supports modern high resolutions, adds options for higher-quality textures and shadows, and it generally makes Rebellion…

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8 Years On, New Sins Of A Solar Empire DLC

I remember when it were all Sins of A Solar Empire [official site] 'round these parts. Couldn't move for Rossignols and Gillens talking about spaceship real-time strategy/4X games. Over eight chuffing years later, oh God I am so old, Ironclad and Stardock's space management'n'war-em'up is still going strong. It was reinvigorated with the shinier Rebellion expandalone in 2012, which has just now received new, criminal…

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5 years ago

Enjoy Skiffy Mash-ups Via Sins Of A Solar Empire Mods

Who's still playing Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion [official site]? It's been about a year since I last dabbled with Ironclad's lovely space RTS, but I'll admit that I think I'd quite like to play it right now rather than writing about it. But no, dear reader, no. First I must tell you about a few Rebellion mods, as several projects smooshing in other sci-fi series like…

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7 years ago

Rebellion Suing Stardock Over The Word ‘Rebellion’

Rebellion are suing Stardock and Ironclad Games over the use of the term "Rebellion". Ironclad's standalone expansion pack for their strategy series was called Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion, and the trademark suit claims that the use of the word has "deprived [Rebellion] of substantial sales of its products". Blimey.

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