Starfleet Command Volume II: Empires at War Image

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  • Summary: Serve the Empire well and it will shower rank, medals, prestige, and new ships on you. Serve the Empire ill and ... well, space is full of tiny Police Frigates, each manned by crews that never distinguished themselves in battle. [Interplay]
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  1. Positive: 9 out of 16
  2. Negative: 0 out of 16
  1. Besides these minor quirks, SC2 is a deep and complex foray into the Star Trek universe. The sheer amount of acronyms for the different spaceships alone is a testament to that fact.
  2. It is like "Diplomacy," "Privateer," and "Space Combat" merged into one. The thrill will linger for a long time as the options seem endless.
  3. If you want an exciting starship combat simulator that presents some real challenge, this is the best.
  4. Daily Radar
    For the player who relishes a realtime space strategy simulation, nothing can touch the depth of this game.
  5. If you can ignore the bugs, the SFC V2 is one of the best games released in the past little while. However, in reality it isn't possible to ignore bugs in a game so my advice is buyer beware.
  6. CNET Gamecenter
    An incredibly deep and versatile tactical battle simulator, which is fun at first, but not complete enough to provide a compelling long-term play experience.
  7. A game with so much potential and so many great ideas, but, despite being a sequel, it doesn't have the polish necessary to deliver a compelling game.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Bill
    Jun 15, 2002
    The best game ever.
  2. Ben
    Jun 1, 2004
    Great gameplay but it crashes loads Otherwise it would be 10/10.