Star Citizen

Star Citizen is an indie-developed crowdfunded sci-fi MMO set in space that allows players to take various roles of merchants, bounty hunters, surveyors, smugglers and more. The game will offer action combat, high-level graphics, first person point of view and realistic space exploration. It is in development by Cloud Imperium Games corporation and Chris Roberts, the designer of Wing Commander and Privateer. Star Citizen is the highest funded video game ever to be raised through crowdfunding in the history of gaming. There is also a single player game set in the same universe as Star Citizen that is being developed.

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Developer: Cloud Imperium Games
Publisher:  Cloud Imperium Games
Type: Space Exploration Sci-fi MMO
Model: Buy-to-play
Platform: PC
Engine: Amazon’s Lumberyard Engine
Release Date: TBD

Star Citizen Key Features

  • Ship Customization – Create your own crew of ships from a single decked out vessel to a daunting fleet of ships
  • Sandbox Decisions – You choose your play-style, whether you play as a bandit, a hero or a member of the galactic organizations
  • Breath-taking Graphics – High-end graphics with realistic physics

Star Citizen Development

  • 2011 – Development began with CryEngine 3
  • 2012 – Kickstarter Campaign
  • August 29, 2013 – Hangar Module
  • June 4, 2014 – Arena Commander
  • December 11, 2015 – Crusader
  • December 23, 2016 – Star Marine
  • December 2016 – Engine switch from CE3 to Lumberyard


Star Citizen Screenshots

Star Citizen Gameplay Videos

System Requirements

Star Citizen System Requirements

  • Windows 7 (64bit) with Service Pack 1, Windows 8 (64bit), Windows 10 – Anniversary Update (64bit)
  • DirectX 11 Graphics Card with 2GB RAM (4GB strongly recommended)
  • Quad Core CPU
  • 16GB+ RAM
  • SSD strongly recommended

Also recommended:

  • Drive should be NTFS formatted with at least 47 GB for the RSI Launcher and Star Citizen for install and at least 10GB (SSD) – 20GB (HDD) additional space for the pagefile
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 and 4.5.2
  • Ports opens for TCP 8000 – 8020 and UDP 64090 – 64110

Star Citizen News

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