The Warp Factor

Moby ID: 2907

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Take command of United Alliance of Planets, the Klargon Empire, the Reman Star Empire, the Imperial Pirates, or the Freemen planets in the game of tactical starship combat. Engage other starships and even starbases and outposts with phasers, photon torpedoes, disruptors, drones, and plasma torpedoes. Freeman planets have defense fighters to defend against pirates.

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Game Design and Development
Starship Operation Manual
Art and Graphics
  • Louis Saekow Design
Cover design
Typesetting
  • Abracadabra Type
Printing
  • A&a Printers

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Trivia

As you can guess from the name of the races in the game, this game is inspired by Star Trek. The cover art even features Fed and Klingon ships shooting at each other. A perusal of the manual shows that it is actually inspired by Star Fleet Battles, a starship combat boardgame by Amarillo Design Bureau that is actually licensed by Star Trek/Paramount, but with the race names changed slightly.

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Game added by Kasey Chang.

DOS added by Trixter. Apple II added by weregamer.

Game added January 4, 2001. Last modified September 19, 2023.