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Battlestar Galactica

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MobyRank MobyScore
Windows
48
3.2
Xbox 360
59
3.2
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Description

As a pilot in the colonial fleet, your mission is simple: defeat the enemy Cylons who have destroyed billions of human lives, and defend the survivors of the colony. Battlestar Galactica is the last remaining Battlestar of the fleet and as the Cylons give chase across the galaxy, its fleet of Vipers, you included, have many missions to accomplish in order to maintain the ship and its fleet of transport vessels that follow in its wake ... the only reminders of a once glorious society.

Based on the TV series, Battlestar Galactica features a full single player campaign wrapped within an arcade shooter. You'll have to defend the fleet from a multitude of Cylon raids using a number of craft from the Galactica universe including Vipers and Raptors. You'll also get a chance to fly the enemy Cylon Raiders during elements of the single player campaign, dog fighting enemy craft using a complete arsenal of light and heavy weapons.

You can also take the action online in either deathmatch, team deathmatch and domination, where the aim is to destroy the base ship by controlling a number of turrets hidden among the battlefields.

Screenshots

Battlestar Galactica Windows Shooting a drone with the cannon.
Battlestar Galactica Xbox 360 Pre-mission briefing.
Battlestar Galactica Windows Mission failed, the Galactica was heavily damaged and will have to leave the fleet unprotected. Pfyeah, like that they would let that happen on the show...
Battlestar Galactica Windows You're lucky there's this blue line between us, you dang machines, I'd kill you all by myself!

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The Press Says

TeamXbox Xbox 360 Oct 27, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
GameSpot Xbox 360 Oct 30, 2007 6 out of 10 60
Game Shark Windows Nov 01, 2007 C+ 58
Game Chronicles Xbox 360 Nov 09, 2007 5.6 out of 10 56
Jolt (UK) Windows Nov 13, 2007 5.5 out of 10 55
Jolt (UK) Xbox 360 Nov 13, 2007 5.5 out of 10 55
GameSpot Windows Oct 30, 2007 5.5 out of 10 55
Atomic Gamer Windows Nov 04, 2007 51 out of 100 51
IGN Windows Jan 30, 2008 5.1 out of 10 51
Eurogamer.net (UK) Xbox 360 Nov 11, 2007 3 out of 10 30

Forums

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Reception 8 BurningStickMan (17736)
Feb 10, 2008

Trivia

Xbox Live removal

Battlestar Galactica was delisted from Xbox Live in January, 2010.

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