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  • Summary: Sins of a Solar Empire: Diplomacy is the second expansion pack for Sins of a Solar Empire. Combined with the original and the first expansion pack (Entrenchment) you get Sins of a Solar Empire: Trinity. The first expansion pack added a new defense-based technology tree and starbases, features that had been requested by players to enhance the tactical options for players. Diplomacy is a different animal all together. It is much more subtle. There are no big new structures in it. Instead, it focuses on allowing players to pull strings from behind the scenes. [Stardock] Expand
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  1. The lesser of Sins add-ons, but of course a must buy. [May 2010]
  2. 80
    Diplomacy is a worthy add-on to an already stellar game, but those looking for more action and less negotiation may want to give it a miss.
  3. 80
    Diplomacy is not as essential an expansion as Entrenchment but it's still a worthwhile addition to the Sins of a Solar Empire experience.
  4. It's all a lot to handle for new players. [May 2010, p.65]
  5. There's no question that Diplomacy makes the Sins of a Solar Empire series just 'that' much more fun, but if you couldn't find a good reason to get into the game prior to now, it's doubtful you'll find anything here to change your mind.
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  1. Feb 22, 2012
    8
    It is a fun relatively easy game to learn. For me the best part is the modding community. There is a good balance to each side. Back story is intriguing but not relevant to the game play. Expand