Cloud Imperium Games is offering everyone a chance to try Star Citizen‘s Hangar Mode and the competitive multiplayer modes for free. Just go to this page and enter dragonflight2k14 as a coupon code. Valid until 9/5 (Windows only).
Enemy Starfighter is a mix of real time strategy and space combat sim, and will support the Oculus Rift. It may not be as pretty as other upcomingspaceshooters, but it’s promising considering it’s being made by one man.
A fast paced strategy game for iOS and Android tablets. First Strike pits you against other nations in a nuclear arms race that quickly escalates to all out war, all presented through a simple but slick interface. More here.
From the makers of Frozen Synapse comes Frozen Endzone. It’s a simultaneous turn-based game – the game is divided into turns, but both players’ orders are executed at the same time. It has similarities to American football, but with robots.
This look at Star Citizen shows off one of the game’s more agile and lethal spaceships, the Hornet. It’s running in the game’s engine, though we’re not sure if it’s representative of gameplay. Watch it in 4K if you can.
We were hoping it was a bromance simulator, but The Mandate is equally ambitious. It’s an open world RPG set in space, with real-time ship combat, turn-based boarding combat, crew management, ship designing and more.
Alpha gameplay of Halfway, an upcoming turn-based strategy game where you play a group of soldiers trying to take back their ship from deadly aliens. It will be released this year on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
Fed up with SimCity, Luke Hodorowicz decided to make his own city-building game. Banished lets you take your time building quaint pre-Industrial Revolution towns in randomly generated environments. Out for PC in 2013.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown’s upcoming expansion, XCOM: Enemy Within features an additional character class as well as new enemies, weapons, maps, facilities and customization options. Drops 11/12/13 for PC, PS3 & Xbox 360.