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Description

At the dawn of the 22nd century, the solar system was being controlled by huge corporations. One of these corporations has woken up something big at the edge of the solar system. Chaos ensues and it's dubbed as the "Jupiter Incident". You take the role of Marcus Cromwell who finds himself in the middle of the conflict.

Nexus is a real-time mission-based tactical space game. Think of Ground Control set in space and you get the picture. The developers call it a Tactical Fleet Simulator (TFS) and the first of it's kind. Nexus boasts a powerful Black Sun engine and supports both DX8 and DX9 shaders.

Screenshots

Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Windows Ghost ship (literally)
Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Windows Taking a beating while defending a convoy.
Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Windows Equipping for the next mission.
Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Windows Mission Start, investigating an abandoned base.

Promo Images

Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Screenshot
Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Screenshot
Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Wallpaper
Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Screenshot

Trailer


Alternate Titles

  • "银河创世纪:木星事件" -- Simplified Chinese spelling
  • "Nexus. Инцидент на Юпитере" -- Russian spelling
  • "Imperium Galactica III: Genesis" -- Working and early Matrox demo title
  • "Galaxy Andromeda" -- Second working title
  • "Beyond" -- Third working title

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Critic Reviews

PC Action (Germany) Nov 10, 2004 85 out of 100 85
Game Informer Magazine Mar, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
GameSpot Mar 09, 2005 8.3 out of 10 83
PC Games (Germany) Nov 13, 2004 82 out of 100 82
IGN Mar 21, 2005 8.2 out of 10 82
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Nov 19, 2004 80 out of 100 80
GamePro (US) Mar 10, 2005 4 out of 5 80
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2004 77 out of 100 77
IC-Games Dec 20, 2004 77 out of 100 77
GameSpy Mar 04, 2005 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Trivia

Many games have launch parties and are made events by their publishers to aid in promoting the game. HD Interactive chose something with a far more long-lasting effect. They named a star. Found in the constellation of Leo, the star "Nexus" shines out into the universe. Astrological coordinates are 09h42m12.437s
John Chaser (525) added Nexus: The Jupiter Incident (Windows) on Nov 07, 2004
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