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Star Control: Origins

Reviews

Windows Central  -  4.5/5

“Well worth the wait. Star Control: Origins offers a vast amount of hours of entertainment.”

GamingTrend  -  9.5/10

“The perfect balance of serious and silly while making an engaging universe that’s fun to explore.”

Gamewatcher  -  9/10

“I had more fun with Star Control: Origins than I’ve had fun with any other game in recent memory.”

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Star Control Today

Save over 85% on Stardock titles during the Steam Lunar Sale

Monday, February 4, 2019

Snag our games and expansions for over 85% off* today! Star Control: Origins $39.99 Now $26.79 Star Control is a space role-playing game in which you command Earth's first interstellar starship on a mission to save the Earth from hostile alien empires. "Star Control: Origins feels like a near-perfect reboot." 9 / 10 – Gamewatcher Check out the full list of sales here! Additional Titles on Sale: Galactic Civilizations III (Includes FREE: Crusade Expansion and Mega Events... [read more]

Star Control: Winter 2019 Update

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Greetings! Star Control has definitely been the most...dramatic franchise we've ever worked on.  No doubt the diabolical work of the Crimson Corporation indeed! So what's next? What's happening?  Right now, we're working on Part 2 of Earth Rising which revolves around the Lexites.  You might ask, what is the process for creating these?  Well, broadly speaking it goes like this:General story.  What is the overall meaning for the story.Design up the quests for p... [read more]

At long last, Reiche and Ford state what they think they own.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

This past week, Activision executives, Paul Reiche III and Fred Ford sent DMCA notices to Steam and GOG demanding the removal of Star Control: Origins on the grounds that Star Control: Origins violates unspecified copyrights of theirs. Finally, after many months of requesting from them what, specifically, in our game that they they believe they own they finally posted a table outlining their justification for taking down our game. For those not familiar with copyright, here is a reall... [read more]

  • Explore Thousands of New WorldsDon't run out of fuel on your way there, or else...
  • Meet Strange New AliensTry not to make them so angry they want to help blow us up.
  • Secure Earth's FutureSome aliens want to destroy humanity. We'd like you to stop that.
  • Pilot Earth's Most Powerful StarshipOh, and please upgrade it. The aliens keep laughing at us.
  • Complete Your MissionYour orders are to not die. Anything else you do is up to you.
  • Create Ships, Worlds, And MoreYou can have the world - lots of them, in fact - at your fingertips.

Videos

  • Launch Trailer
  • “The Living Universe” Trailer
  • “By Any Means Necessary” Gamescom Trailer