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$92 million space game gets Luke Skywalker, more Hollywood actors

Story mode cast, latest gameplay
Oct 12
Star Citizen, the massively crowd-funded, ambitious space game, has seen a rough patch this year of missed release windows and a more recent lawsuit threats against a media outlet, but there's also a video game in developmen...

Star Citizen developer CIG threatens to sue outlet over recent allegations

This whole situation is out of control
Oct 05
Strap yourselves in, it's time for another Star Citizen story. Depending on who you talk to, Star Citizen is somewhere in-between the most ambitious game of all time, or a complete train wreck (the answer is likely ...

Some contributors to Star Citizen's $87.6 million funding are demanding refunds

The number 'very, very low'
Aug 21
The insanely funded space game Star Citizen has been offering refunds to players following constant delays and brewing disenchantment. Its executive producer recently quit the project, the first-person shooter mode was delaye...

Star Citizen's executive producer might have quit the project

Something something a lot of money
Jul 06
Star Citizen’s really not having a good time as of late, especially if recent rumours are to be believed. First, the FPS module Star Marine was put on hold/delayed, and now it looks like the executive producer has left ...

Star Citizen's FPS gameplay put on hold

Money doesn't solve every problem
Jun 30
You know how Cloud Imperium Games and Robert Space Industries raised more money than a small country to make its incredibly ambitious Star Citizen? You know how it was going to have space trading, massive spaceships, dogfight...

Star Citizen had 40GB of assets leaked, and dang they're huge

A million bucks didn't plug this leak
May 25
Star Citizen, the game that’s managed to crowdfund enough money to buy a small country, has suffered a pretty substantial leak of assets. According to Reddit, a community manager for developer Cloud Imperium Games acci...

Seeing ships sliced apart in Star Citizen is satisfying

Improved damage tech demonstrated
Mar 09
As a casual observer of Star Citizen, I've struggled to keep up to date with the game's open development. It can be overwhelming. That's why I appreciate this recent video covering the damage model -- it's accessible. Blowin...

Explore the majesty of the universe, then shoot some dudes in the face with Star Citizen's FPS module

I call my shotgun the 'prime directive.' Get it?
Nov 05
Like the universe itself, Star Citizen's ambitious scope continues to infinitely expand. Chris Roberts himself, infectiously enthusiastic as always, was at PAX Australia last week to unveil the first public demonstration of ...

Star Citizen breaks the $50 million mark

All aboard your $350 luxury space craft
Aug 18
Remember that animated .gif of Shigeru Miyamoto and Satoru Iwata holding a DS and proclaiming "It prints money"? You could probably do the same with a picture of Chris Roberts and his pet project Star Citizen. The ambitious ...

New Star Citizen teaser commercial centers on Constellation

Building better worlds...
Aug 18
The latest in the series of faux commercials for Star Citizen released by Roberts Space Industries focuses on the Constellation multi-purpose corvette, specifically the Aquila variant. The Constellation Aquila will be focuse...

This Star Citizen multiplayer crew gameplay demo looks amazing!

Suit up, gather your crew, and head into space in this latest Star Citizen demonstration
Aug 16
Chris Roberts' ambitious space trading and combat simulator Star Citizen has come a long way since its crowdfunding beginnings back in 2012. In this latest footage from gamescom 2014, Roberts and his staff demonstrate h...

Star Citizen launches Arena Commander for backers

Y'all ready for this?
Jun 04
The bugs which led to the delay of Star Citizens' anticipated Arena Commander have been taken care of and the dogfighting module is now playable in an alpha capacity. If you're a backer, download it here, or simply update th...

Star Citizen Arena Commander dogfighting update delayed

There's still plenty of bugs to be ironed out
May 29
As gamers seem to be more and more willing to play games in an unfinished state, it feels surprising to me when a developer decides to delay an update because of bugs. Of course unfinished games are buggy -- we expect that --...

Starstruck: Star Citizen crosses $43 million in crowdfunding

Next stretch goal is a 'mystery object'
Apr 29
For the ambitious, crowd-funded space sim Star Citizen, it took four months to shoot from $30 million to $40 million. So $2.5 million a month. And in the last month and a half, it's reached $43 million, showing no signs of s...

Watch some glorious Star Citizen gameplay footage

That PAX demo but in hi-def
Apr 20
Chris Roberts and his team on Star Citizen were at PAX East to show off Star Citizen's dogfighting module. You may have watched this footage already, but now it's in super hi-def and the crowd isn't totally drowning out the audience this time around either. I need this game all over me.

Watch Chris Roberts play Star Citizen's Dogfighting module

How about that helmet flipping animation?
Apr 11
Here's designer Chris Roberts playing a bit of Star Citizen ahead of PAX East, complete with the audience losing its shit over some rather silly things. Not that I blame them -- there's an immense amount of excitement built ...

Star Citizen's Chris Roberts responds to Oculus buyout

Also, Star Citizen hit the $41 million funding mark
Apr 01
Facebook's acquisition of the Oculus Rift company was a shock to say the least, and whilst industry figures have expressed cautious optimism over the buyout, there's still a sense of unease as to what the social media giant h...

Star Citizen breaks the $40 million barrier

That's an extra $10 million in four months
Mar 11
Last time we checked, Star Citizen had raised $30 million in crowdfunding; just under four months later we've got word that Chris Robert's ambitious space sim has now broken the $40 million mark. In a blog post, Roberts revea...

Dogfighting module for Star Citizen pushed back

A few extra months needed to 'deliver something special'
Dec 17
There are many things about Star Citizen I fail to grasp -- most notably, where is all of this money coming from? -- but dogfighting I get. That's coming as its own module for the game, but not in December as previously antic...

Surprising no one, Star Citizen raises $30 million

Where will it end, people?
Nov 25
Got the weirdest case of deja vu... I had this feeling I was reporting on how the ambitious space sim title Star Citizen had broken another benchmark for crowd funding. A few weeks ago we mentioned how eager fans had already ...

Star Citizen is a PC game and 'will never be dumbed down'

Hurray for PC gaming!
Nov 18
There were some rumors popping up that Chris Roberts' space behemoth, Star Citizen, would be coming to the PlayStation 4. Robert's wrote up a post stating that "Star Citizen IS a PC game. It will NEVER be dumbed down for...

Star Citizen raises $1 million in a single week

It's the biggest crowdfunded game ever
Oct 28
People love Star Citizen and are willing to show it with their wallets. Chris Roberts' giant space game managed to raise $1 million in just a week, causing it to pass the $25 million mark. This unlocked another one ...

New in-game commercial for Star Citizen released

It's like a car commercial, but SPACESHIPS!
Oct 22
Star Citizen, the upcoming super-crowdfunded game about spaceships, just released a shiny new video. The great thing about this video is that it isn't a trailer or a teaser, but rather a commercial. Not a commercial for...

Star Citizen has now raised $17 million in funding

Fans have raised doubts over a microtransaction-based store
Sep 03
It seems that after its initial crowdfunding success, there's no stopping Star Citizen. Chris Roberts' super-ambitious space sim just hit the $17 million mark and now there's stretch goals for $19 million. However, fans have ...

Star Citizen breaks crowdfunding record for games

$6.23 million in pledges and counting
Nov 19
Chris Roberts and the rest of Cloud Imperium probably had a good day. The studio's space sim, Star Citizen, set the new record for crowdfunded videogames by raising $6,238,563 through Kickstarter and Roberts' website. That ma...

You can also help crowdfund Star Citizen on Kickstarter

An alternative to Roberts Space Industries
Oct 18
Star Citizen has raised over $1 million in contributions so far, an impressive number considering that the site where payments are made hasn't been especially stable. While that option will remain as is, Cloud Imperium has a...

Star Citizen clarifies its payment model, required specs

Start saving your cash now
Oct 17
Despite the fact that Chris Robert's space sim Star Citizen is potentially two years from release, he's not been shy with the nitty gritty details of the game. Contained in new FAQ update, Chris has given us an idea of what k...

Wing Commander creator returns to space sims in a big way

Taps into crowdfunding for new game Star Citizen
Oct 10
We knew that Wing Commander creator Chris Roberts was getting back into game development, although the specifics weren't so clear until now. At GDC Online today in Austin, he revealed what the project is all about in less con...

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