Space games have experienced a rebirth over the past few years, exploiting a decade of pent up desire for exploration among the stars in order to launch umpteen new games. But can these sequels, revivals and newcomers compete with the old classics for a place in our heart? Let's find out. Below you'll find the list of the fifteen best space games ever made.
4 years ago
Star Conflict [official site], the free-to-play space action MMO, has just welcomed a destroyer class to its ranks of spaceships. They're the slower-but-covered-in-guns type of ship - big on firepower and requiring a lot of your precious space resources. That's why, to start you on your path to a destroyer, we're offering up 2,000 Black Hort spaceships.
7 years ago
Can this really be the first game called Star Conflict? The ten seconds of research I applied to the question suggests that it is. Amazing. Anyway, this space combat game from Gaijin is looking interesting. It's a Russian MMO heading to the west, and it sits roughly along the lines of World Of Tanks or Mechwarrior Online, only this time you're a space pilot with…