Intricate growth and development systems.
Limitless replay value.
Good AI opponents.
Strong ship and faction customization options.
Occasionally complex terminology.
Space battles get a little dull.
Universe lacks personality.
Heroes are underdeveloped.
By PC Gamer on September 08, 2012
A space strategy game that streamlines empire-building better than any other. Combat and AI could be...82
By Cheat Code Central on July 24, 2012
4X games aren't my speed. Not by a long shot. Don't get me wrong; I love attempting to play in-depth strategy games, especially if they're turn-based, but it's just that: an attempt. I've never been comfortable thinking on that large...82
By Strategy Informer on July 23, 2012
The greatest stories are the ones you make in your mind. It’s one of the key reasons why I personally believe the strategy genre gets away with being relatively unchanging over the years. Look beyond Endless Space’s rich (and wonderfully...80
By Destructoid on July 13, 2012
I'm not a bad man. Sure, I might rule over billions of miserable souls with an iron fist. I confess that my greatest dream is to conquer and enslave the entire galaxy. I admit that when asked who my greatest heroes are, I list the most bloodthirsty,...75
By GameSpot on July 10, 2012
Peter Brown explores, expands, exploits, and eliminates all threats to this Endless Space video...80
By GameSpy on July 06, 2012
Endless Space is a terrific turn-based space 4X game, about as elegant and refined as anyone could wish for. But it also shows so little personality or character that it verges on becoming an abstract exercise in genre game design. When I was actually...70
By PC Authority on June 26, 2012
Well, there goes my productivity. Other games? Couldn't care less. My girlfriend? Thankfully, she digs the game soundtrack, so that's a plus. My Cat? Crap – really should feed my cat. But one more turn... To say that Endless Space is...83
By Eurogamer on October 12, 2012
Rummet. Den yderste grænse. Jeg husker intet i min barndom, som gjorde større indtryk på mig end Star Trek: Next Generation. Jeg identificerede mig kraftigt med Wesley Crusher, seriens vel nok mindst populære figur, spillet af den...70
By Evilgamerz on September 15, 2012
Het was Surak van de planeet Vulcan die kwam met het gezegde oneindige diversiteit in oneindige combinaties. Er is één genre in de gamewereld dat het hier voornamelijk van moet hebben en dat zijn de 4X spellen (staat voor explore,...79
By Looki.de on September 12, 2012
von Stephan Petersen Während des Tests erinnerte mich Endless Space zunehmend mehr an Sid Meier’s Civilization V. Die Funktionsweise von Forschung, Produktion, Nahrung und Währung ist nicht nur ähnlich, sondern klappt ganz genauso...75