Reach for the Stars for PC

A turn-based strategy game of epic galactic exploration, colonization and conquest.

Product Review Summary

2.8
Based on 4 user reviews
50% recommend this product
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Consumer Reviews

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Reach for the Stars - I'm still reaching

byulsio Jul 6, 2001
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Pros Imaginative, good graphics and sounds, brings back a few memories of the original.
Cons Repetitive, lacks action, lacks complexity for advanced play
Recommended it? Yes

I'm a guy who fell in love with the original DOS version of this game. Even though that old DOS version fell out of vogue with the introduction of better graphics, sound and action effects, the strategies involved in the original always provided some diversions for a few hours.

The new... Read full review »

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If you liked the original u love this one.

byLuckdragon Dec 21, 2000
1 Helpfuls 2 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros if you liked the original..........
Cons Could get slow sometimes (p3-500 256mbram Geforce)
Recommended it? Yes

I think this strategy game is fun but i discovered that after some hours. Just give it a chance. Most people remembers that this game have been an hit on the Amiga and some other platforms. If you played it , you know what its all about. For you new..it's a space conquest game. Colonize... Read full review »

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Reach For The Stars? Right!

byrecook0769 Dec 10, 2000
4 Helpfuls 5 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Imaginative Concept
Cons Poor systems for Combat, Industry and Diplomacy
Recommended it? No

Reach For The Stars left a lot to be desired. Comparing the game to others of it's genre left me completely disappointed. The system used in space combat was completely unimaginative, the economic/industrial representation for player's systems was, again, unimaginative. The research was poorly... Read full review »

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Product Details and Features

Tech Details

ESRB Descriptor Mild Animated Violence

Key Features

Genre Strategy
Rating E - Everyone

Product Identifiers

UPC 772040782313
MPN RETROSOFTWARE10549

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