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April 4, 2017 by Island Dog
v1.9 Modernization Update Improves
Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion for Current PCsGet Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion on Steam for only $10!*Sins: Rebellion celebrates its 5-year anniversary with an update that brings significant changes to the game's engine, AI, graphics systems, and more! Modern gamers will enjoy an incredible remastered 4K experience, optimizations to late-game play, and improved memory capabilities.Major FeaturesGraphics Optimizations
Sins: Rebellion gets a face l...
June 22, 2016 by Island Dog
Outlaw Sectors DLC is here with new gameplay and lots of new maps Challenge yourself with new strategies and unique setups with the new “Outlaw Sectors” gameplay option and brand new maps for Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion. The variety of map sizes and designs will let you enjoy any kind of match you want, from intimate 1v1 duels all the way to epic 10-player brawls.
Outlaw Sectors GameplayThe lawless fringe is increasingly hostile, but for those with a criminal m...
April 15, 2015 by Island Dog
If you missed the Steam daily sale where Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion was 75% off,  Stardock has you covered. We are continuing the sale in the Stardock store, and even when you purchase with us you get a Steam key.

Get Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion today: http://www.sinsofasolarempire.com/store
June 4, 2014 by Island Dog
One of the ways we like to thank our customers here at Stardock is through our annual reports, compiled and authored by Stardock President and CEO Brad Wardell.This year’s report, as always, combines a look at Stardock’s recent past and its future plans, analysis of the software and gaming industries, and statistics and observations from a survey of thousands of our customers.Some of the tidbits from this year’s report:Stardock is interested in game consoles for the first time ...
May 6, 2014 by Island Dog
The Humble Store is having their Spring Sale, and you can get Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion for 50% off.  Grab it for just $19.99!

https://www.humblebundle.com/store/p/sinsofasolarempire_rebellion_storefront

 
November 27, 2013 by Island Dog
Stardock Autumn Sale!

Starting today through Tuesday, December 3rd, we have a big Autumn Sale going on for Stardock games and DLC.  This sale is going on in our store and on Steam.

View the Stardock Autumn Sale list here.

Here are some sale highlights:

Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes - $39.99 $19.99Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion - $39.99 $19.99Stardock Entertainment Pack 2014 - $89.99 $44.99Galactic Civilizations Ultimate Pack ...
November 5, 2013 by Island Dog
Explore the newest, most dangerous battlefield yetThe ever-expanding conflicts within and between the TEC, Vasari, and Advent have pushed the battlegrounds into uncharted space. The sectors now being drawn into the war feature the most dangerous and powerful natural phenomena in the galaxy. In addition, Stellar Phenomena lets players seize the moment with 11 optional random events that can alter the fate of not just your empire but the galaxy at large. Stars launch volati...
November 1, 2013 by Island Dog
Stardock is retiring the early-adopter upgrade discounts for Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes and Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion. Any owners of previous games in the Elemental or Sins of a Solar Empire franchises who want to take advantage of discounts they are currently eligible for will need to make those purchases by Friday, November 15.Thank you all for your support over the years. We’re on the cusp of an exciting new era for Stardock, with the announcements of Galactic Civiliza...
July 17, 2013 by Island Dog
Some of you have noticed that Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion has added Steam Trading card support.  If you aren’t familiar with the trading cards you can get an overview here.

http://steamcommunity.com/tradingcards/

Basically, you get these cool cards when playing games on Steam.  You can then trade them, or craft them into badges. which give you XP on Steam where you can earn even more stuff.

Lets give a big kudos to Leo who is an incredible artist at Stardock who ma...
June 5, 2013 by Island Dog
The Forbidden Worlds DLC Pack is Now Available for just $4.99

The war between the loyalists and the rebels within the TEC, Advent and Vasari continues within the depths of Trader Space.  Yet, this sector of the galaxy has far more worlds and history than any of the factions are aware. The need to survive forces each to expand into the unknown, discovering worlds of hazard, wealth, risk, and mystery. Most ominously, the Trader factions have been loathe to expand to these worlds due to the...
May 9, 2013 by Island Dog
Sins of a Solar Empire®: Rebellion 1.5 beta is available for download now!

The update features improved planet visuals; major game balance updates and more!

View the full changelog to v1.5 beta now: http://tinyurl.com/forums-sins15beta-changelog

While many were hopeful that diplomacy would finally end the war, differing opinions on what should be done, along with the depleted power of the controlling factions, has led to a splintering of the groups involved. Take the battle for gala...
April 8, 2013 by Island Dog
Cool mention of Sins of a Solar Empire from NASA's Jeff Norris.

"Norris praised particularly 2008′s Sins of a Solar Empire; “I’m struck by the complexity of the interface, that you can walk up to, start using, and be ready in a couple of minutes.”

http://www.pcgamer.com/2013/04/06/nasa-describe-how-holodecks-and-spider-robots-will-make-us-all-space-invaders/

 
January 11, 2013 by Island Dog
The soundtrack for Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion is now available on Steam.  55 high-fidelity tracks that gives you over 2 hours of musical enjoyment!

Soundtrack - http://store.steampowered.com/app/228600/

Bundle w/ game - http://store.steampowered.com/sub/18821/

 
January 1, 2013 by Island Dog
Just wanted to take a moment and thank everyone for their support in 2012. We look forward to another great year and hope you'll join us!

 
December 17, 2012 by Island Dog
Sins: Rebellion was nominated for readers voting for the best strategy game for 2012.  The voting is open so be sure to head over and show some love for Sins.

http://www.incgamers.com/2012/12/best-strategy-2012-readers-vote/