DescriptionSid Meier's Alien Crossfire is an expansion pack to Alpha Centauri. It adds seven new factions, two of them the aliens who left Planet before the humans arrived, new technologies, new city structures, and new units.
The two new alien races are radically different from any other human faction, right down to the unit art. The player can mix and match any seven factions from the expansion pack and the original game, but the aliens have to go together or not at all. The other four human factions include a seafaring race, and an even more zealous environmental race then the original Gaians.
There is also a handy Faction Editing tool included, for all your editing needs!
- "SMACX" -- Common abbreviation
- "Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri: Alien Crossfire" -- European title
Part of the Following Groups
- Alpha Centauri series
- Civilization series
- Games with randomly generated environments
- Game with Creator's name
- Live action cut-scenes
- Sid Meier's licensees
|Must have? Don't think so.||Technocrat (201)||unrated|
|I will officially THUMP the idiot programmer who did the custom map programming||Indra is stressed (20731)|
|ESC Magazine||Nov 15, 1999||10 out of 10||100|
|GamePro (US)||Jan 01, 2000||4.5 out of 5||90|
|GameStar (Germany)||Dec, 1999||88 out of 100||88|
|RealGamer (Benelux)||Jan, 2000||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Power Play||Dec, 1999||85 out of 100||85|
|Gamer's Pulse||2000||85 out of 100||85|
|PC Games (Germany)||Mar 07, 2001||85 out of 100||85|
|GameSpot||Nov 24, 1999||8.3 out of 10||83|
|PC Player (Germany)||Dec, 1999||80 out of 100||80|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||Jan, 2000||80|
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