{{totalScore | toScore}}

{{totalScoreText}}

Stellaris

DRM

$39.99 USD

$39.99 USD

-{{product.discount}}%

WANTED
WANT IT
{{ product.name }}


Gameplay

Filter

Game buzz for {{ product.mainCommunityProductDetails.name }}

Buzz is not available for this game.

Stellaris

$39.99 USD

$39.99 USD

-{{product.discount}}%

$35.99 USD

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.

Read full description

Associated Products

See All
See Less

Deals

Game description

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.

Game info

{{totalScore | toScore}}

{{totalScoreText}}


  • Rating
Publisher:
Paradox
Developer:
Paradox
Genres:
Strategy
Source:
Released:
Monday, May 9, 2016
Modes:
Multiplayer
Languages:
English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese-Brazil, Spanish, Russian
Format:
Digital PC Download
Headset:
{{vrNames}}
Customer notes
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.
Legal

More like this



User rating

{{totalScore | toScore}}

{{totalScoreText}}

Reviews for Stellaris

{{(r.PositiveVotesCount || 0) | number:0}} {{(r.PositiveVotesCount || 0) === 1 ? person : people}} found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?
60
Great ideas, weak execution

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.

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

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

100
Steller Stellaris

Stellaris is a great sci-fi strategy game. Following the familiar Paradox strategy formula, Stellaris sets you loose on an entire galaxy. Put yourself in charge of humanity's first steps into galactic exploration, lead a galactic conquest of terror and slavery, or put yourself into the "shoes" of a sentient fungi looking for love in all the wrong star systems. The gameplay is deep and engaging, allowing you to fully immerse yourself. There aren't too many negatives to this game (as long as you enjoy 4x strategy games). However, after a few play throughs, the events start to look familiar. As with other recent Paradox strategy games, Stellaris will probably have plenty of DLC to add content to keep the game fresh. Also, concerning Paradox DLC, It is important to note that they LOVE DLC... take a look at the ridiculous amount of DLC for Crusader Kings 2: be prepared to spend more money.

80
Really good

Stellaris is a great game. If you are a fan of grand strategy games, you will not be disappointed in that one. There are lots of fresh ideas, and putting the game in space was great for replayability. The sense of exploration that you would expect from such a title is there. There is a problem, however. The midgame can get quite boring as there is not much you can do. I often find myself playing on really high speed just to have stuff happen more often. I am not a fan of micromanagement, so maybe that is the reason - if you like that stuff, you will find lots to do. Also, the systems are not that easy to learn, so keep in mind that it will take some effor to get going. But once you do, you will enjoy yourself immensely.

Load More
Load More

User rating

{{totalScore | toScore}}

{{totalScoreText}}

Rate & Review

Simply rate this game out of 5 stars and submit

{{review.ScoreText}}

Thanks for rating!

Thanks for the rating and review!

All of our reviews are moderated and may not appear on the site straight away.

Thank you for your patience whilst we complete this process.