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Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor (Windows)

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The Dead Lords were defeated and exiled by Arnor, a civilization that has now completely vanished. An expedition force of the Terran Alliance discovers the last survivor. He explains that the civilization's power is to be found in a number of shards shattered across the galaxy. To completely free the galaxy of the Dread Lords, the Terran Alliance must locate these shards and destroy them. In Twilight of the Arnor players can take on the campaign concludes the fate of both the Dread Lords and the Arnorians.

The second expansion pack to Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords adds a lot of game enhancing features, a new campaign concluding the Dread Lords trilogy and gives every civilization its own unique technology tree: unique ships, unique planetary improvements, unique starbases and more. It also introduces a new victory condition option called Ascension. Some game-engine enhancements reduce the memory and hardware requirements while Twilight aims to offer better graphics.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Космическая федерация II. Звезды страха" -- Russian title

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The Press Says

G4 TV: X-Play May 12, 2008 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
1UP May 16, 2008 A 100
Gaming Nexus Jul 02, 2008 A+ 100
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Jul 21, 2008 95 out of 100 95
IGN May 12, 2008 9.1 out of 10 91
PC Gamer May 23, 2008 9 out of 10 90
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Jun 08, 2008 88 out of 100 88
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Jul, 2008 87 out of 100 87
CanardPC Jul 22, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Armchair Empire, The Aug 25, 2008 7.5 out of 10 75

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Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2008 – #7 PC Game of the Year
    • 2008 – PC Strategy Game of the Year

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Stefan Gersdorf (30) added Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor (Windows) on May 29, 2008