Endless Space 2 Stellar Prisoner Update Adds a Brand New Quest

Endless Space 2 has received Update 1.0.18, dubbed The Stellar Prisoner, which adds a new quest alongside other improvements to things such as AI and modding.

on June 21, 2017 2:54 PM

Amplitude Studios and SEGA released a free “Stellar Prisoner” update for their popular 4X grand strategy game Endless Space 2 that adds a brand new quest to the game alongside improvements to AI, modding and performance.

You can check out the highlights of what’s been added in the update below:

  • Neutron Star: a brand new vibrant battle arena that provides bonuses to players who control this special node
  • A new quest triggered upon the discovery of the Neutron Star
  • A new Endless Virtual hero
  • A new Cravers Prime hero, unlocked by the community during the E.N.F.E.R. ARG
  • Two new unique planets
  • Modding improvements: ability to edit visuals (hero, quests, events) and textures (planets, ships).

For those who don’t know, this game is a sequel Amplitude Studios’ Endless Space, which was released back in 2012. The game sees players take the¬†role of a leader who is trying to make a new civilization in the depths of space; this new story quest in the update involves a mysterious prisoner that was trapped on a neutron star. Endless Space 2 entered Early Access on October 6 of last year, and saw a stream of updates until it finally came out May 19.

Endless Space 2 is currently available on PC for $39.99, and also has a Digital Deluxe Edition, which includes a Digital Soundtrack, Pathfinder Academy heroes, and Hero ship skins.

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Tomas Franzese is a Staff Writer at DualShockers, writing a variety of reviews and shedding light on upcoming games for both PC and consoles. While he has been a gamer most of his life, he began writing for DualShockers in 2016 and has almost never put his computer or a controller down since.