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X3: Albion Prelude announced

On December 9, 2011 by Aaron Meehan

Egosoft and Deep Silver have announced X3: Albion Prelude will be out December 15th which will give players new challenge in the X3 series.

Albion Prelude takes place in a time between the old and new X universe. The universe is in flux and is preparing players for things to come.

The story of Albion Prelude is one of a conflict of interests between Earth and the other races of the universe and the conflict has escalated into a full scale interstellar war.

The features of the game include:

  • A new plot throws you into the power struggle between corporations at a time of war.
  • More than 30 new ships and stations
  • New Stock Exchange feature allows advanced investment strategies
  • Improved graphics quality setting for high-end machines
  • Improved user interface introducing charts to visualize economic developments
  • Support for head tracking

Albion Prelude will not be compatible with X3: Terran Conflict saves.

X3: Albion Prelude will also have various deals which include:

  • The Steam copy will be available from December 15th
  • You will be able to get Albion Prelude for free if you have X: Superbox on steam.
  • If you own X3: Terran Conflict you will get the game for €9.99
  • If you have no copy of X3: Terran Conflict you can get a Gold package for €19.99 which includes X3: Terran Conflict and X3: Albion Prelude
  • X3 Albion Prelude will be available on Mac as a standalone for €19.99
  • Finally if you are not a fan of a digital copy you will be able to get the retail version of the game in Q1 2012.
X3: Albion Prelude also has a trailer which you can see below.

X3: Albion Prelude is a build up to next year’s X Rebirth.

Author: Aaron Meehan

Hi, I’m the creator of SG Gaming Info. When I’m not working on my writing or creating content for this site’s YouTube channel, I like to relax and enjoy character driven story games.

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