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Description

It's 2160, and the Eastern Alliance has launched a surprise attack on the Western Coalition's fleet and decimated it. The call has gone out for volunteers to become Alliance fighter pilots, and you have signed up with the 45th Volunteer Squadron.

Designed by Chris and Erin Roberts, the creative force behind the Wing Commander/Privateer megaseries, this space fighting simulation features the genre's standard mission types: escort, fighter sweep, interception, attacking space stations, fighting in asteroid fields, etc.

12 pilotable fighters (you can choose which you fly as well as missile loadout, but not all are available in the early missions), 9 enemy fighter types.

Screenshots

Starlancer Windows Ther are many camera angles available while playing
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Starlancer Dreamcast Briefing screen

Alternate Titles

  • "星际枪骑兵" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Definitely flashier and better, but nothing new here... Windows Kasey Chang (3645)
Fair game, at best... Windows tbuteler (3025)
A genuinely fun space shooter. Windows DarkDove (64)
Engaging gameplay, but the story is not. Windows James P. Wong (2399)
What a great Ride!! Windows William Shawn McDonie (1088)

Critic Reviews

Clubic Windows Jun 05, 2000 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Gamezilla Windows Jun 12, 2000 94 out of 100 94
Pelit Windows Jun, 2000 87 out of 100 87
neXGam Dreamcast 2002 8.5 out of 10 85
GameStar (Germany) Windows Jun, 2000 84 out of 100 84
PC Player (Germany) Windows May, 2000 83 out of 100 83
4Players.de Windows Jul 31, 2000 81 out of 100 81
PC Gamer Windows Jul, 2000 75 out of 100 75
Eurogamer.net (UK) Dreamcast Feb 28, 2001 7 out of 10 70
Game Informer Magazine Windows Dec, 2000 4.75 out of 10 48

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Trivia

All the games designed by Digital Anvil (Starlancer, Freelancer, Conquest, Loose Cannon) take place in the same universe and are all part of one long storyline.

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