Sword of the Stars: Complete Collection (2008)

About This Game

It is the year 2405, and human scientists have discovered a new technology that allows travel from star to star at speeds faster than light. But tragedy strikes, as Earth is ravaged by an alien force. The dawning of a new era was stymied by a grim, new reality…

Sword of the Stars:
– 4 distinct races – Human, Hiver, Tarkas and Liir
– A powerful state of the art engine delivers breathtaking graphics and robust game play
– Each race has a unique mode of transport between star systems, creating very different styles of play
– Over 150 distinct technologies to research on a dynamic tech tree
– Over 40 weapons from six different weapon classes
– Players can design and build ships from three size classes – Destroyer, Cruiser, and Dreadnought
– Choose from a variety of scenario campaigns to play alone or with friends

Born of Blood:
– Play as the merciless Zuul Slavers with over 90 brand-new ship sections and their unique drive system – the Tunnel Drive
– Over 25 additional technologies
– 15 more weapons you can add to your ship designs
– New ship sections for the original four races, including: War, Projector, Boarding, and a new type of defense satellite – the Torpedo Defense Platform
– 4 additional galactic encounters, a new grand menace, plus 3 unique scenarios and 6 original maps
– New game features, including Slavery, Trade Routes, and Diplomatic Communications


A Murder of Crows:
– A New Sixth race – The Morrigi
– New Ship Sections – Over a dozen new ship sections
– Unique ‘Grav Flock’ Drive System for Morrigi
– 15 new weapons
– 27 new technologies and the new Xeno-Cultural and Drones tech tree
– Drone carrying ships in all three size classes
– Construction ships, a variety of orbital stations, spy ships, police cutters, and more
– A whole new set of GUI enhancements and additions

Argos Naval Yard:
– 19 new technologies
– Over 75 new ship section to build
– 10 new weapons / 3 New Scenarios
– Single Player / Multi-player with co-op scenario maps 

Game Details

Genre Strategy – Real-time – Sci-fi
Works on Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10)
Languages Audio and text: English
Released October 3, 2008
Size 2.1 GB
Company Kerberos Productions / Paradox Interactive


Minimum system requirements – Windows:

XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10
Processor: 1.5 Ghz Intel® or equivalent
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Hard Disk Space: 3 GB Available
Video Card: DirectX® 9 compliant video card with 128MB RAM
Sound Card: DirectX® 8.1 or better compatible
DirectX® Version: DirectX® 9c
Mouse, Keyboard