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Posted on Sep 8, 2006 in Games PR

PR: Galactic Civilizations II v1.3 Update

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Galactic Civilizations II v1.3 Update Blasts Into Orbit
Stardock Entertainment Unleashes Another Massive Update for the Space-Based Strategy Hit

Stardock Entertainment today announced the release of the Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords v1.3 update. The third major update for Stardock’s hit space-faring strategy game, v1.3 again adds a significant number of game-play enhancements and new features to further improve the critically acclaimed title. Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords v1.3 is available for download—as always, free to registered game owners—via Stardock Central or online at

Continuing its commitment to fans, Stardock implemented numerous player-requested features and improvements, including:


– Enhanced computer players

– User-interface improvements

– New balancing to planetary improvements, starbases, economics and more

– Countless tweaks requested by users

A complete list of improvements, enhancements and fixes can be found here.

Stardock is also working on Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar, the game’s first expansion pack, scheduled for release via in Fall 2006. Dark Avatar adds plenty of new features, including spies and espionage, customizable opponents, resource-rich asteroid fields and much more. More information about Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar can be found here.

The official site for Galactic Civilizations II can be found at