X Rebirth 2.0 - Secret Service Missions
Egosoft is extremely pleased to finally announce the release of X Rebirth 2.0 - Secret Service Missions
. After considerable effort and with an eye to all the great feedback we've received, X Rebirth 2.0 represents a major update for a wide variety of gameplay mechanics.
Watch the official launch trailer for X Rebirth 2.0
Together with the new plot chain, which offers all players membership in the Argon Federation secret service, X Rebirth 2.0 brings a host of new features and improvements including:
- New playership modifications allowing for different cockpit configurations for special purposes.
- Two new configurable radar modes for the event monitor
- An autopilot for your playership
- Several new commands for ships in your squad, permitting much finer control over their actions.
- A massive overhaul of the game's balancing, as well as the introduction of three difficulty levels, and achievements for the new difficulty level "hard"
- Multiple new gamestarts in different areas of the universe specially tailored for traders, builders or fighters
- A set of beautiful new capital ships which are especially useful for trading in Omicron Lyrae
- An overhauled visual look and feel resulting from improved shaders and soft shadows
- Lots of UI and menu improvements
- Ability to deal remotely with lots of NPCs without the need to land on stations
- Redesigned highway gameplay
- Better support for joysticks
For a more detailed explanation of the new features, please have a look at the X Rebirth 2.0 Feature manual
or discuss the new update with other players in the official X Rebirth forums
X Rebirth 2.0 - Secret Service Missions will be released on May 20th 2014 on the Steam digital distribution platform, and is available as a free update to all our customers.
voxager - first album released
"Beyond the frontier" available in the Egosoft online shop now
Our latest X-Universe News Edition
featured an interview with Helge Kautz, author of the official X-Universe novels, talking about his newest project voxager. Now the first voXager album is finally here as a beautiful and very elaborately-produced Digipack with a booklet and two CDs.
"Beyond the Frontier"
tells the story of Farnhams Legend with music. A colourful, enjoyable voyage with pop, electronic and heavy metal music. It is now available from the egosoft online shop
for a price of just €13
. Don't miss this unique and limited offer.