DescriptionJoin the United Earth League (UEL), the rebellious Martian Consortium (MC), the Marauder Pirate Clan, or the Independent Council of Governors (ICG) as you take on assignments, trade, fight, smuggle, and more. The game has similarities to Elite and Privateer, though with more detailed ship and environment simulation (with multiple space stations, Newtonian ship movement physics, and multiple ship components). Decide your own career in this 3D simulation and create your own destiny. The game also includes a training mode, multiplayer combat (up to 64 players) and a gauntlet.
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|From an avid gamer... This is one of the best space sims that I have played.||Benjamin Willis (3)||unrated|
The Press Says
|FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network||Sep 28, 2002||99 out of 100||99|
|PC Zone||Aug 13, 2001||8.6 out of 10||86|
|PC Joker||Aug, 2000||71 out of 100||71|
|Gamer's Pulse||Jul 26, 2000||71 out of 100||71|
|Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault)||Aug 26, 2000||70|
|PC Gameplay (Benelux)||Sep, 2000||68 out of 100||68|
|Power Unlimited||Oct, 2000||6.5 out of 10||65|
|Absolute Games (AG.ru)||Jul 05, 2000||65 out of 100||65|
|PC Player (Germany)||Aug, 2000||54 out of 100||54|
|GameStar (Germany)||Feb, 2001||33 out of 100||33|
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Terminus wins awards for Best Programming and Best Audio at the GDC 1st Independent Games Festival.
Related Web Sites
- Terminus (Official Site)
- TerminusPoint (Offers the TerminusPoint Edition (TPE) of Terminus, which contains fixes and enhancements of the game. Based on the source code by Vicarious Visions.)