This third chapter in EgoSoft's space combat simulation series casts players as ace pilots who continue through the story arc of an overwhelmed defensive fleet under constant attack from an invading force. As the presence of a mysterious third, threatening race becomes known, the plot thickens. New features in X3: Reunion include graphical enhancements and improved artificial intelligence, which allows NPCs to behave as more realistic traders and causes computer-controlled colonies to develop factories, bringing more realistic sophistication to the game's virtual economy. This re-release of the 2005 original ships on a singe DVD-ROM, includes access to additional bonus spacecraft, and does not use the controversial StarForce copy protection software. X : Reunion continues to lead the way in offering players the ultimate open ended game play experience backed by an addictive storyline and intense combat/trading action. Utilizing the 'X Reality' engine X pushes the graphical boundary to movie quality in-game graphics. Trade in a new economy dynamically reactive in pricing relative to supply and demand. Fight individual dog fights or command full-scale fleets against massive enemy armadas. Budding trade entrepreneurs can Build interconnecting factories to create huge space borne complexes to truly mass produce commodities. Think through a professional screen-written story line to unravel the destiny of the galaxy.
NPCs behave more realistically than ever - They'll build factories, trade with each other freely and have a planned effect on the global economy
Explore an almost-living 3D universe with new construction options and an improved physics model
Player actions really shape the universe - the massively enhanced A.L. (Artificial Life) system presents players with an ever changing, evolving universe