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Imperium Galactica II: Alliances (Windows)

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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 Scenario selection
Imperium Galactica II: Alliances Windows It's raining men, alleluyaaa.
Imperium Galactica II: Alliances Windows Main Menu
Imperium Galactica II: Alliances Windows Title Screen

Alternate Titles

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

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User Reviews

Good graphics, decent ground combat, semi-realtime, but overall merely adequate Kasey Chang (3654) 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
PC Gamer Brasil Aug, 2000 95 out of 100 95
games xtreme May 29, 2000 9.3 out of 10 93
IGN May 09, 2000 9 out of 10 90
RealGamer (Benelux) Jan, 2000 9 out of 10 90
GameStar (Germany) Feb, 2000 81 out of 100 81
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) May 10, 2000 81 out of 100 81
Jeuxvideo.com May 30, 2000 15 out of 20 75
PC Player (Germany) Feb, 2000 74 out of 100 74
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Apr 25, 2000 65 out of 100 65

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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 (248312)