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Star Trek: Bridge Commander (Windows)

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Description

The destruction of a nearby sun destroys a Starfleet research station, seriously damaging your ship and killing the captain in the process. As you are second in command, you must take the captains chair, repair your ship and find out what really happened.

Strategy is the aim of the game, and with the added option of using voice activate technology, you make all the decisions on where you go, what you do and how you do it. Issue commands to all of your crew, and discover the truth behind the suns destruction. Along the way you will meet up with Cardassians, Klingons and Romulans, and uncover a plot to destroy the federation.

A 3rd person view captures the huge battles between your ship and enemy vessels, and a 1st person view inside your ship as you order your crew.

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Star Trek: Bridge Commander Windows Map modus
Star Trek: Bridge Commander Windows Commander Data
Star Trek: Bridge Commander Windows Severe hull damage
Star Trek: Bridge Commander Windows Approaching Starbase 12.

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User Reviews

Good Presentation, Flawed Game Play Halmanator (584) 3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars
Great Star Trek space combat game bb bb (33) 4.86 Stars4.86 Stars4.86 Stars4.86 Stars4.86 Stars
To boldly go where no Trek game has gone before.... Sam Hardy (76) unrated
Great game, good to play even after all those years Yesus (3) 4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars
Totally Games totally drops the ball on what should have been a classic. Entorphane (369) 1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars
A good game made better by fan content Andrew Wills (3) 4.14 Stars4.14 Stars4.14 Stars4.14 Stars4.14 Stars
One of the better Star Trek games released - but not for gamers that get easily bored Stargazer (99) unrated
Avoid this game like a warp drive overload. James Kirk (159) 3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars

The Press Says

Pelit Apr, 2002 88 out of 100 88
games xtreme Mar 16, 2002 8.7 out of 10 87
Play.tm Mar 21, 2002 85 out of 100 85
Peliplaneetta.net Apr 16, 2002 85 out of 100 85
Game Captain Mar 30, 2002 82 out of 100 82
GameSpot Mar 11, 2002 8.2 out of 10 82
PC Zone Benelux May, 2002 77 out of 100 77
Game Informer Magazine Apr, 2002 7 out of 10 70
PC Action Mar 11, 2002 66 out of 100 66
Gamesmania Mar 25, 2002 65 out of 100 65

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Trivia

In 2003, Activision denounced their contract with Viacom and gave back the Star Trek license prematurely. At this moment, only 5,000 German copies had been manufactured. Therefore, Star Trek: Bridge Commander is in the full sense of the word a limited edition. A re-release is impossible without Activision owning the license.

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Kartanym (10781) added Star Trek: Bridge Commander (Windows) on Mar 04, 2002