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Endless Space Begins Next Month

Iceberg Interactive announces Endless Space will be released via digital distribution on July 4th, celebrating Independence Day by liberating this 4X strategy game from Amplitude Studios. "With the success of the gameís beta program and tremendous feedback from the community, we couldnít be more excited to be able to get the final game in front of fans," says Mathieu Girard, CEO at AMPLITUDE Studios. "We look forward to even more players getting their hands on Endless Space as we deliver an intuitive, yet immersive experience for all types of players." Here's more:

Publisher Iceberg Interactive and developer Amplitude Studios invite players to celebrate the holiday this year with the launch of Endless Space, for Windows PC. Coming to digital distribution platforms on July 4, 2012, Endless Space is a 4X (eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, eXterminate) sci-fi strategy game that pits eight civilizations together in galactic conflict.
Set to launch after a highly successful beta campaign via Steam that saw over 20,000 fans registered on the community website, Endless Space is a deep 4X strategy game covering the space colonization age, where gamers can control every aspect of their empire: Economy, Diplomacy, Science and War. As one of eight unique civilizations, players must strive to control the entire galaxy through trade and diplomacy or technological advancements and strategic warfare. Begging the question, will they conquer the galaxy with an open hand or a closed fist?

Additionally, Endless Space marks the first Amplitude Studios title to take advantage of GAMES2GETHER, a new platform that lets the community track the development teamís objectives, progress, and achievements, while gaining access to early builds, providing feedback, and discussing the gameís future with the developers themselves, giving them an active role in the future of Endless Space.

3. Re: Endless Space Begins Next Month Jun 26, 2012, 12:48 Verno
Interplay didn't really do anything to market Freespace 2 though and it came out in a pretty tough market transition period. Every once in awhile a great game just doesn't sell well which is a damned shame, even the original Deus Ex took years to make its 1.6m or whatever. I'm sure there's still a market and I don't see any reason the budget would have to be massive either. I doubt it's a Call of Duty sized market demographic but I bet there is money to be made there, much like adventure games and whatnot. One big boon these days is the near standardization of the 360 controller since almost no one has an actual joystick anymore.

Anyways Endless Space is a whole different beast so it's not like the demographic will necessarily overlap anyway.
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