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Explore a vast galaxy full of wonder! Paradox Development Studio, makers of the Crusader Kings and Europa Universalis series presents Stellaris, an evolution of the grand strategy genre with space exploration at its core.

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Explore a vast galaxy full of wonder! Paradox Development Studio, makers of the Crusader Kings and Europa Universalis series presents Stellaris, an evolution of the grand strategy genre with space exploration at its core. 

Featuring deep strategic gameplay, a rich and enormously diverse selection of alien races and emergent storytelling, Stellaris has engaging challenging gameplay that rewards interstellar exploration as you traverse, discover, interact and learn more about the multitude of species you will encounter during your travels. 

Etch your name across the cosmos by forging a galactic empire; colonizing remote planets and integrating alien civilizations. Will you expand through war alone or walk the path of diplomacy to achieve your goals? 

Main Features

  • Deep & Varied Exploration. 
  • Enormous procedural galaxies, containing thousands of planets. 
  • Explore Anomalies with your heroic Scientist leaders. 
  • Infinitely varied races through customization and procedural generation. 
  • Advanced Diplomacy system worthy of a Grand Strategy Game. 
  • Ship Designer based on a vast array of technologies. 
  • Stunning space visuals.

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Publisher:
Paradox
Developer:
Paradox
Genres:
Simulation, Strategy
Source:
Released:
Monday, May 9, 2016
Modes:
Multiplayer
Languages:
English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese-Brazil, Spanish, Russian
Format:
Digital PC Download
Headset:
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Minimum Requirements

WINDOWS:

  • OS: Windows 7 x86 or newer 
  • Processor: AMD Athlon II X4 640 @ 3.0 Ghz / or Intel Core 2 Quad 9400 @ 2.66 Ghz 
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: AMD HD 5770 / or Nvidia GTX 460, with 1024MB VRAM. Latest available WHQL drivers from both manufacturers. 
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c 
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection 
  • Storage: 4 GB available space 
  • Sound Card: Direct X 9.0c- compatible sound card 
  • Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer.

MAC:

  • OS: OS X 10.8.5 or newer 
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 @ 2.5Ghz 
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 6750 / NVIDIA GeForce 320 or higher with 1024MB VRAM 
  • Storage: 4 GB available space 
  • Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer.

 

 

LINUX:

  • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 x86 
  • Processor: AMD Athlon II X4 640 @ 3.0 Ghz / or Intel Core 2 Quad 9400 @ 2.66 Ghz 
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: AMD HD 5770 / or Nvidia GTX 460, with 1024MB VRAM. Latest available proprietary drivers from both manufacturers. 
  • Storage: 4 GB available space 
  • Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer.

 

Recommended Requirements

WINDOWS:

  • OS: Windows 7 x64 or newer 
  • Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 850 @ 3.3 Ghz or Intel i3 2100 @ 3.1 Ghz 
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: AMD HD 6850 / or Nvidia GTX 560TI, with 1024MB VRAM 
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c 
  • Storage: 4 GB available space 
  • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c-compatible sound card 
  • Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer.

Mac:

  • OS: OS X 10.11 or newer 
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 @ 2.9Ghz 
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 750M / or AMD R9 390M with 1024 VRAM 
  • Storage: 4 GB available space 
  • Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer

Linux:

  • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 x64 
  • Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 850 @ 3.3 Ghz / or Intel i3 2100 @ 3.1 Ghz 
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: AMD HD 6850 / or Nvidia GTX 560TI, with 1024MB VRAM (Latest available proprietary drivers from both manufacturers) 
  • Storage: 4 GB available space 
  • Additional Notes: Controller support: 3-button mouse, keyboard and speakers. Special multiplayer requirements: Internet Connection or LAN for multiplayer.
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100
Another great strategic and management title from Paradox!

russel_vjd

Stellaris is one of those great games with potential of being the best intergalactic strategic game of the decade! this game is really huge and has impressive visuals and lots of customization options, tons of amazing gameplay features and also great mods and really intriguing musics which makes the experience of the game, absolutely delightful. and there some issues with the game too like every other ones and since the developers are still listening to the community most of them are getting fixed and makes the game even better, so if you're up to build your interstellar empire from the scratch and use strategic and management ideas to dominate the world with your fleets just go for Stellaris because you will not regret your decision one you get into it!

100
One of the best strategy sims you could possibly get your hands on

lconanl

My first impressions of Stellaris: A great game all around. Definetly the best game I've ever played from Paradox! It combines deep strategy with good accessibility. It's quite easy and kind of slow at first, but it gets very fast paced when a war breaks out. Anyone who has initially been deterred by the depth and complexity of other typical strategy games from the same developers, should rest assured that Stellaris is relatively dumbed down compared to titles such as Crusader Kings or Europa Universalis. Through the three different game sections one gets accommodated to the game gradually and gets acquainted with the game's mechanics while having fun. The graphics are absolutely fantastic for a strategic title of this kind. The soundtrack is also genuinely well done, and no time intrusive or repetitive. The biggest plus of the game is its replayability! No one battle is like the other. The numerous randomly generated encounters make a distinct and unforgettable adventure! Also, in addition to actually playing the game, you will probably spend hundreds of hours creating your own breeds; with a practically endless pool to choose from, this is really impressive! For all those who like Si-Fi and are into real-time strategy, it's a definitive must buy!

60
Great ideas, weak execution

hungryjunkie

I've been a fan of Paradox for a long time now. Played their games, bought their endless DLCs to show them my support and appreciation for their work. But as much as I would want to recommend this game, I'm on the fence. Since you have countless reviews telling you the pros, I'll choose to highlight the cons. Combat is broken - a matter of who has the bigger stick/doomstack. War is rather boring, more a means to an end. There is a lack of meaningful ways with regards to diplomacy. Sectors (think decentralization of power) are barely efficient.

80
Civilization in space.

gmgtochuje

This game is an interesting mix of Universalis Europe and Civilization placed in space. The multitude of options at this moment seems to me to be enormous, and the galaxy can have as many as 1000 stars, and of course, every galaxy has several of its planets. The whole is as overwhelming as the real universe when it comes to thinking about it. Impressive.

100
Everything I've ever wanted from Civs

tj064

Had this game a while now and I absolutely love it. Feels like (as the title says) everything I've ever complained about in other strategy games, this game just seems to do right. The pace is great, the variability mixed in with reasonable reliableness just makes the game feel smooth and satisfying. The dlcs have been wonderful additions as well, and even give free dlc like the anniversary skins to reward players as well. My only real complaint with the game is the late game slowing/lag can get annoying as even playing on fastest speed towards the very end of the game moves at a crawl - but honestly anything else I can even think to complain about is more personal preference or ways to improve the game. Devs work on the game regularly and are very responsive to the community. Overall, best gaming purchase I've made in years

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