star citizen

Official Site: Star Citizen
Studio: Cloud Imperium Games Corporation/Roberts Space Industries
Launch Date: N/A
Genre: Sci-fi Sandbox
Business Model: B2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

Star Citizen’s Invictus Launch Week free-play demo and ship sales event is underway

It's time once again for CIG to set its cash registers ringing, draw in new players, and otherwise give everyone playing Star Citizen a...

Star Citizen’s current development roadmap tentatively plots alpha 4.0 for the third quarter of this year

Regular readers and followers of Star Citizen news know that CIG has been promising a "road to 4.0" in recent months -- recall that...

Star Citizen officially enters alpha 3.23 with new quality-of-life and mission features

After a whole lot of teasing, talking, and showcasing, Star Citizen has finally released alpha 3.23, bringing with it a few new mission features...

Star Citizen showcases the creation of the two brand-new animals coming to alpha 3.23

Land on any planet in Star Citizen currently and you'll be greeted by things like weather patterns, flora, and very possibly a derelict or...

Star Citizen answers questions about alpha 3.23 and readies Invictus free-fly event for May 17

CIG is still hoping to drive player interest in Star Citizen's alpha 3.23 as the studio focused on the upcoming new build in its...
it's not even on a teevee

Global Chat: How much is Fallout 76 benefiting from Amazon’s Fallout series?

MMO blog Tales of the Aggronaut looked at the recent phenomenon of Amazon's popular Fallout series and any correlating increase in the games' populations,...

The Daily Grind: What does your ideal space sim MMO look like?

Even a quarter-century into the MMORPG revolution, we still haven't seen an interstellar MMO that really fits what I'm seeking in a space sim....

Star Citizen runs down alpha 3.23’s feature set including the return of Invictus event and a new hoverbike

Cloud Imperium continues to promise that Star Citizen's alpha 3.23 is right around the corner, which is a similar refrain provided in this week's...

Star Citizen allows third wave of testers to alpha 3.23’s PTU, talks about upcoming UI changes

Now that access to the PTU of Star Citizen is linked to overall account activity, players have been waiting for their turn in line...

Star Citizen brings new race tracks and a first look at engineering to alpha 3.23’s Arena Commander

While many of the reveals shared by Star Citizen for alpha 3.23 have been focused on the persistent universe portion of the game, the...

Star Citizen says alpha 3.23’s personal hangars would have made the game ‘literally unplayable’

This past weekend, we reported on the news that Star Citizen had to delay the addition of personal hangars and other related gameplay elements...

Star Citizen pushes back alpha 3.23’s new hangars and cargo missions, adds in water physics instead

For the past several weeks, Star Citizen has been talking up the features of its upcoming alpha 3.23, often calling it one of the...

Star Citizen releases a new launcher and talks about its ongoing Overdrive Initiative missions

CIG is certainly not the first MMO to unleash an inordinate amount of fanfare for releasing a new game launcher, but even so, there...

Perfect Ten: MMOs that earned a notorious reputation

Nobody wants a bad reputation. I mean, you can't make everyone everywhere approve of you, but you also don't have to go out of...

Star Citizen kicks off an updated Jumptown event and highlights more alpha 3.23 UI updates

Old salts of Star Citizen are probably familiar with Jumptown, a hidden drug fab that developed into a PvP hotspot that was then repurposed...

The Stream Team: Backseat Streaming goes into Star Citizen’s Overdrive Initiative

In an era of armchair warriors, we bring you Backseat Streamers! Here, Massively OP’s Chris and MJ get to take a backseat and watch...

Working As Intended: The top 10 hot tubs in MMORPGs

It's been a running joke for a few years that I always put hot tubs in my MMO houses whenever possible, and once that...

Star Citizen highlights on-foot HUD updates arriving in Alpha 3.23

The features list for Star Citizen's Alpha 3.23 release continues to be the focus of CIG's regular video digests. This week, players are looking...

Star Citizen outlines the features and functions of alpha 3.23’s new persistent hangars

As a space trucker myself, I can tell you having the ability to have my own hangar definitely appeals to me, so the newest...
Well, points for effort.

Vague Patch Notes: Why in the world do you want the Riot MMO to be a thing?

Let's make something clear right up front: If you came into this column eager to head for the comments section to say, "Well, I...