1001 Video Games
Sins of a Solar Empire
appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die
by General Editor Tony Mott.
Since patch v1.11, the new patches are only available through Stardock
's Impulse system.
In September 2008 Stardock Systems, Inc.
announced to have sold 500,000 units through traditional retail (400,000) and digital distribution methods (100,000), since the release in February 2008.
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- 2008 – #9 PC Game of the Year
- 2011 – #20 Top PC Game of the 2000s