X: Beyond the Frontier universe

Group Description

The X-Universe, created by Egosoft and encompassing video games, novels, and other materials, is a fictional sci-fi world set in various space sectors. The background story involves construction of jumpgates in the 21st century and subsequent colonization of space by humans. The plot also deals with the conflict between the humans and the sentient machines who were sent by them to terraform planets, as well as various alien civilizations existing in the galaxy.

The game series opens with X: Beyond the Frontier (1999), and combines space combat simulation with exploration and space trading, in the tradition of Elite.

Selected Covers

X³: Terran Conflict Windows Front Cover
Front cover for X³: Terran Conflict
X³: Gold Edition Windows Front Cover
Front cover for X³: Gold Edition
X: Beyond the Frontier Windows Front Cover
Front cover for X: Beyond the Frontier
X²: The Threat Windows Front Cover
Front cover for X²: The Threat

Selected Screenshots

Main Menu
Screenshot from X³: Terran Conflict
Main menu
Screenshot from X: Beyond the Frontier
Main Menu
Screenshot from X²: The Threat
Loading splash screen
Screenshot from X³: Reunion
Game group created by NGC 5194 (17489), additional games added to group by Patrick Bregger (181938), WildKard (12992), chirinea (43099), Sciere (485643), Kabushi (190119), Terok Nor (26168), Indra is stressed (20754) and Jeanne (76645)