StarDrive 2 - 4X space strategy sequel out on Steam today!

Zero Sum Games and Iceberg Interactive are set to release the latest 4X space strategy title 'Stardrive 2' on Steam for PC, Mac & Linux. The sequel to the brilliant StarDrive and an evolutionary step forward for the StarDrive franchise, see's you playing as your chosen race leading your people into a procedurally-generated galaxy, exploring and expanding your space empire to greatness.

Exploit planets, navigate asteroid belts and overcome deep space dangers while handling interspecies relations to gain the upper hand. Conduct diplomacy and espionage, make alien friends that will deliver thriving trade treaties – or enemies that will seek to exterminate you at all costs. Research new technologies and design powerful warships to defend your claims. Discover the extensive lore of the StarDrive universe by encountering many dozens of anomalies, heroes, and galactic mysteries that will ensure no two games will ever play the same.
  • Turn-based 4x strategy, featuring real-time tactical space combat and turn-based ground combat. 
  • Build a space empire turn by turn in an immersive, living galaxy filled with 9 alien races, pirate factions, galactic lore and mystery. 
  • Hire unique heroes to govern your worlds or to command your mighty fleets in battle. 
  • Populate the universe and colonize planets, moons, asteroid belts, gas giants, and more! 
  • Research hundreds of technologies, including technologies that are unique to your race. Find even more technologies through in-game events and galactic exploration. 
  • Build your own ships in the custom ship design mode and take them into real-time battles featuring stunning visuals and sound effects. 
  • Enter a Battle Arena mode for quick-fix battles against cunning AI opponents. In this mode, you will earn rewards as you fight through the challenges, allowing you to unlock new weapons, ship hulls, and ship modules to upgrade your ships and to purchase new ships to add to your fleet. 
  • Created with the Unity engine for simultaneous release on PC, Mac and Linux.

    Available on Steam within the next 8 hours, depending on your location
Steam Page


  1. Wasnt this the game where the buyers felt cheated cos it was half finished before they moved on to the sequel for raising new money (and left the original unpatched)? Hope I am wrong

  2. Correct although I did enjoy it a lot... This one is getting much more favourable reviews, lots of thumbs up and ( This is what Stardrive 1 should have been )

  3. Perhaps they should give it free to those who purchased SD1 then ;-)

  4. It seems the game has been cracked already - at least it can be tested before purchase then.

    BTW site is better all the time. I'm suggesting it gets promoted on EAB. Maybe an article here on how people could contribute to the site - articles, promoting it elsewhere, donations ???

  5. Thanks James and for your site feedback. I have mentioned the site a few times on EAB and does seem to be pretty popular with the old school crowd. Donations is probably the next step, as we will need help keeping the site going. Will sort something out I'm sure. Thanks again


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