If Top Gear Reviewed High-Performance Starships

It stands to reason that if the world of Chris Roberts' ambitious crowd-funded space sim Star Citizen has television commercials for new starships, it would likely have its own space-themed version of Top Gear as well. Here's what that looks like. » 9/13/14 12:00pm 9/13/14 12:00pm

It's Still 'Minecraft In Space,' But It Looks So Much Better

About a year ago, an indie sandbox space sim named Xeno Galaxies tried to gather some development money for itself. Sadly, it didn't work out. Now, it's back, and it looks like that year off did it a lot of good. » 6/23/14 4:20am 6/23/14 4:20am

This Space Sim Trailer Gives Me Warm Fuzzies of the Freelancer Variety

Above you can see Starlight Inception, Escape Hatch Entertainment's successfully Kickstarted space simulator, coming out this August on PC, PS3, and Vita. With this, Kinetic Void, Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen on the way, I'd say we're looking at a full-scale Kickstarter-backed genre revival. And it is glorious. » 5/31/13 5:20am 5/31/13 5:20am

Miner Wars 2081 Takes Space Combat to a Creative New Level

The early Miner Wars 2081 » 6/13/12 2:20pm 6/13/12 2:20pm alpha I played last year was little more than a spaceship equipped with a mining laser capable of blasting tunnels through massive asteroids. I played with it for hours. Since then the -inspired space sim has grown into something much bigger.

Show Us Your Space Sim Spirit For a Spot in the SOL: Exodus Closed Beta

Seamless Entertainment's upcoming space combat sim SOL: Exodus is a game built for the most dedicated fighter pilots; the kind that long for the days of Wing Commander and Freespace, Privateer and X-Wing Vs. Tie Fighter. If you can prove your space sim passion, then we might just have a spot in the SOL: Exodus » 11/28/11 3:00pm 11/28/11 3:00pm