Spotlight: Get up to 90% off at GOG's big fall sale on over 700 DRM-free games!

Imperium Galactica II: Alliances (Windows)

79
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

Starting on an untouched planet you have to expand your empire throughout the whole universe. Colonise more planets, fight against other races, research new technologies, and many other things more. You also can be diplomatic and cooperate with some species. Graphic effects include independent weather effects and lens flares on every planet, and explosions when it comes to space or ground fights.

Screenshots

Imperium Galactica II: Alliances Windows The starmap shows planets and ships
Imperium Galactica II: Alliances Windows Here is a detailed information on one of the planets.
Imperium Galactica II: Alliances Windows Main Menu
Imperium Galactica II: Alliances Windows Scenario selection

Alternate Titles

  • "银河霸主II" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Imperium Galactica 2" -- Android title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Good graphics, decent ground combat, semi-realtime, but overall merely adequate Kasey Chang (3653) 3.83 Stars3.83 Stars3.83 Stars3.83 Stars3.83 Stars
A mediocre game of space conquest. Jeff Watts (21) unrated

The Press Says

PC Guru Nov, 2008 98 out of 100 98
games xtreme May 29, 2000 9.3 out of 10 93
IGN May 09, 2000 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy May 15, 2000 85 out of 100 85
GameSpot May 26, 2000 8.4 out of 10 84
GameStar (Germany) Feb, 2000 81 out of 100 81
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Aug, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Unlimited Mar, 2000 7.9 out of 10 79
ActionTrip May 25, 2000 74 out of 100 74
Game Informer Magazine Jul, 2000 7 out of 10 70

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Demo

A demo CD of Imperium Galactica II: Alliances was given away with The Wheel of Time.

References

In one of the Solarian cinematics, there is a person putting a bomb and then walking away. If you look closely that person resembles Dante from the first IG series.

Version differences

A DVD version was released which includes a jukebox option, extra scenarios and full Dolby Surround support.

Awards

  • BAFTA
    • 2000 - Best Original Music

  • DaHero (868) added Imperium Galactica II: Alliances (Windows) on Sep 01, 2000
    Other platforms contributed by Zalan Racz (11) and Sciere (262994)