Endless Space Celebrates 300,000th Sale With Free DLC
Endless Space is a 4X turn-based strategy game that’s designed in the vein of Master of Orion and Civilization. Players can raise a civilization and go up against AI-controlled races or play it competitively or cooperatively with friends.
The game recently enjoyed its 300,000th sale. To celebrate the game’s success, its developers at Amplitude Studios have announced the release of free DLC and a hefty week-long discount on Steam. It’s priced at a 50% discount until March 18.
The game’s fourth and latest DLC is called Virtual Awakening and includes content voted upon by the game’s many players. Like the previous three DLC, it’s free to anyone who owns the game. Here’s what it includes:
Free Weekend Rewards
Four unique Heroes including a powerful Virtual Endless
Extra Technologies and Buildings focusing on asteroids and gas giants
Global Interactive Events (including an event designed by Codename_Veers)
New Escalating Random Events (two of them designed by KingJohnVI)
Additional Exploration Rewards and Planet Anomalies
Ability to scrap buildings
Enhanced hero management
Better affinity and faction trait management
Other additions and improvements
Victory Warning alert messages
Improved blockade effects: now activated on Guard and Invasion only
New Auto Scrap button for unnecessary improvements in the Empire view
Redesigned game speed effects
Tax Rate tooltip in the Empire view
The update will allow players of the Automaton race to harvest previously inaccessible gas giants. The race was added to the game in a previous free DLC titled Rise of the Automatons.