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Reach for the Stars: The Conquest of the Galaxy

Average Rating: 8.61/10
Video Game Rank: 2186
Amiga Rank: N/A
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Primary Name
Reach for the Stars: The Conquest of the Galaxy
Alternate Names
Reach for the Stars: The Conquest of the Galaxy – Second Edition
Reach for the Stars: The Conquest of the Galaxy – Third Edition
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1
Maximum Players
4
Release Date
1983-00-00
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Amiga Edition
Rel Date: 1988-00-00
Publisher: Strategic Studies Group
Amiga
Developer: Strategic Studies Group
Media: 3.5" Disk
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Apple IIGS Edition
Rel Date: 1988-00-00
Publisher: Strategic Studies Group
Apple II
Developer: Strategic Studies Group
Media: 3.5" Disk
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US DOS edition
Rel Date: 1988-00-00
Publisher: Strategic Studies Group
DOS
Developer: Strategic Studies Group
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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Macintosh Edition
Rel Date: 1987-00-00
Publisher: Strategic Studies Group
Macintosh
Developer: Strategic Studies Group
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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Apple II Edition
Rel Date: 1985-00-00
Publisher: Strategic Studies Group
Apple II
Developer: Strategic Studies Group
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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C-64 Edition
Rel Date: 1985-00-00
Publisher: Strategic Studies Group
Commodore 64
Developer: Strategic Studies Group
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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C-64 Edition
Rel Date: 1983-00-00
Publisher: Strategic Studies Group
Commodore 64
Developer: Strategic Studies Group
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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Description Edit | History

Reach for the Stars is a science fiction strategy video game. It is the earliest known commercially published example of the 4X games (Explore, Expand, Exploit, Exterminate) genre. The player commands a home star in the galaxy, and then expands to form an interstellar empire by colonizing far-off worlds, building powerful starships, and researching new technologies.

Source: Wikipedia, "Reach for the Stars (computer game)," available under the CC-BY-SA License.

This game was simple, early multiplayer game (hot seat) where the players could starting from a single star, colonize a configurable star cluster.

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More Information Edit | History

3 editions were released:

  • First edition in 1983 for C-64
  • Second edition in 1985 for C-64 and Apple II
  • Third edition in 1987 for Mac, and in 1988 for C-64, Apple II and other platforms

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Video Game Rank: 2186
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Num Ratings: 9
Average Rating: 8.61
Standard Deviation: 1.05
Num Views: 2216
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Avg. Game Weight: 4.0
Fans: 5
Personal Comments: 5
Users Owning: 15
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