Darkstar One (Xbox 360)

Teen
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Perspective
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64
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Description

Darkstar One puts you in the shoes of Kayron Jarvis. Fresh from the flight-academy he learns from an good friend of his father, that his mysterious death was caused by sabotage. As a last gift from his father, he gets the ownership of the one-of-a-kind ship Darkstar One and now makes his way to find out the truth behind his fathers death.

Darkstar is a mix of Freelancer and Wing Commander: Privateer as you can fly your ship either with a mouse or a joystick.

As you solve the riddle you can visit 330 star-systems in which you can trade goods from other systems, take contracts like blasting a pirate gang out of the sky or try to be a pirate yourself. Every action influences the reputation with at least one faction and the game gives you total freedom in what you want to do or what career you want to pursue.

It is also possible to search for artifacts. As opposed to other games of this type, you don't buy a bigger ship. Through the whole game you only fly the Darkstar One. You upgrade the ship through artifacts you found in asteroids. If you have enough artifacts for an upgrade, you can boost the basic attributes of the ship. This enables you to install more and bigger weapons or goodies like a shield-booster.

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Alternate Titles

  • "ζš—ζ˜ŸδΈ€ε·" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Darkstar One: Broken Alliance" -- Xbox 360 title

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Critic Reviews

GamingTrend 2010 74 out of 100 74
GameTrailers Jul 22, 2010 7.1 out of 10 71
Cynamite Jun 27, 2010 7 out of 10 70
GameZone Jul 15, 2010 6.5 out of 10 65
Gamers' Temple, The 2010 65 out of 100 65
Teletext 2010 6 out of 10 60
Game Critics Aug 04, 2010 6 out of 10 60
GamingLives Jul 19, 2010 3 out of 5 60
GameFocus Aug 06, 2010 5.4 out of 10 54
Gamereactor (Sweden) Aug 03, 2010 5 out of 10 50

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Cantillon (13777) added Darkstar One (Xbox 360) on Nov 12, 2010
Other platforms contributed by Sicarius (60951)