Sins of a Solar Empire is a real-time strategy game with many traditional 4X elements (Explore, Expand, Exploit, Exterminate). You take the role of leader of one of the game's factions in order to build a stellar empire using force, trade, alliances, subterfuge and more.
Sins of a Solar Empire II Features
RULE A VAST SPACE EMPIRE
Explore, expand, exploit, and exterminate in a seamless blend of real-time strategy and 4X gameplay.
LEAD ONE OF 3 RACES
Play as the desperate Vasari, emergent TEC, or the vengeful Advent each with their own unique playstyle, tech tree, and units.
AMASS AN EPIC FLEET
Build and command thousands of high fidelity ships that are effortlessly powered by a new 64-bit multicore engine.
DEPLOY YOUR BATTLE PLAN
Planets orbit their stars and turrets track individual missiles - a host of new mechanics opens new strategies and tactics.
COMPETE OR COOPERATE
Up to 10 human or AI players can battle against each other via LAN or the Internet. Seamlessly rejoin games that are already in progress or save them for later.
EXPAND YOUR UNIVERSE
From simple balance updates to full conversions, enjoy in-game library support and creation tools for all types of mods.