Star Crusade: War for the Expanse is a free-to-play, online, digital collectible card game (CCG) based in a richly styled sci-fi universe, where each player takes command of one of the six factions vying for supremacy in an unclaimed exotic sector of space.
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Very Positive (1,486 reviews) - 80% of the 1,486 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Sep 8, 2016

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February 21

New ranked season. March 2017

A ranked season (February 2017) will conclude on March (2017) 1st at 01:00 AM PST.

This season, all who attained rank 28 will receive 2 boosters! In addition, we prepared some additional rewards!

Additional Rewards for Rank Achieved during Ranked Play:
• Reaching Rank 25: 1 free booster packs
• Reaching Rank 20: 2 free booster packs, 30 Farcta, "Battle Hardened" card back
• Reaching Rank 15: 3 free booster packs, 50 Fracta, "Battle Hardened" card back
• Reaching Rank 10: 4 free booster packs, 70 Fracta, "Battle Hardened" card back
• Reaching Rank 6: 5 free booster packs, 90 Fracta, "Battle Hardened" card back

Additional Rewards for top 100 players:
• Top 100-51: 3 free booster packs, 10 Fracta, "Battle Hardened" and "Disciple of the Crusade" card backs
• Top 50-11: 5 free booster packs, 30 Fracta, "Battle Hardened" and "Disciple of the Crusade" card backs
• Top 10-6: 7 free booster packs, 50 Fracta, "Battle Hardened", "Disciple of the Crusade" and "Vanguard of the Crusade" card backs
• Top 5-2: 10 free booster packs, 70 Fracta, Scrap, "Battle Hardened", "Disciple of the Crusade" and "Vanguard of the Crusade" card backs
• Top 1 (True Imperator): 15 free booster packs, 110 Fracta, "Imperator of the Known Expanse" card back, as well as "Battle Hardened", "Disciple of the Crusade" and "Vanguard of the Crusade" card backs

Depending on their rank at the conclusion of this season, players in the new season will start at rank 23-30 to fight for the Galaxy again!

All cards, factions, credits, scrap, purchases and achievements will remain on your account after the conclusion of this (and every) season.

Thank you all again for your participation and support of Star Crusade CCG! See you in orbit!

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February 14

Update 1.2.3

Star Crusaders!

Server maintenance has concluded and Star Crusade is once again available.

Patchnotes 1.2.3

Added commander gear:
- you can now customize your Commanders' appearance from the Player Profile (click/tap on your avatar on the top left of the screen)
- collect 3 unique sets for each commander, 8 items in each set!
- see your opponent's gear before and during battles
- maximize your Gear Score! see if you can reach 48 for each Commander!

Added daily rewards:
- login every day to get bigger and bigger rewards
- up to 28 different rewards per month!
- score unique card backs and avatars as part of the login bonuses

Added loot crates:
- you can now get loot Crates after each victory in casual and ranked mode
- chance to get Common, Elite or Paragon Crates after each victory (or from login rewards)
- each Crate has up to 3 items inside, the more rare the crate, the better the rewards!
- unlock crates to find gear for commanders, unique cards, avatars, card backs, fracta, boosters, scrap and much more
- increase your ship's storage capacity to capture more crates when playing

Also we added:
• 11 new cards
• 10 new card backs
• 10 new avatars

Other changes:
• Reworked various UI elements
• Fixed some game bugs

Balance changes of 5 cards and modules:
• "Contamination" module. Text change to: If you control a Geneshaper at the end of your turn, random enemy unit gains text "Deal 1 damage to this unit and spread this effect to random adjacent unit at the start of it's owner's turn". You start with 5 less HP
• "Duplicate" module. Text change to: Create a COPY of the last card drawn. It costs (2) more SUPPLY. Every time you use this module it's Activation costs (2) Energy more
• "Damage Control Protocols" module. Text chage to: If you target a textless or NULLIFIED unit with a Tactic, it gains +1/+1 and your Tactics cost (1) SUPPLY more until the end of your turn
• "Hellfire Cannon" card. Text change to: Gains +1 ATTACK if your Commander deals damage and destroys a unit. Loses 1 ATTACK if a unit isn't destroyed after that
• "Mad Minute module". Cost increased from 12 to 14 energy

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About This Game

War is coming. Dive into fast-paced, strategic battles with countless unique card and deck combinations. Build your deck, forge your destiny and shape the fate of the Galaxy!

As the galaxy crumbles, whose side will you take?

Choose your allegiance from six unique factions:
* The Shan'Ti, who shape genetics into living weapons
* The cybernetically augmented Hierarchy and their rigid, cold order
* The psychically gifted Annunaki, who are worshipped as gods by their zealous followers
* The insidious Consortium, who focus on intrigue and vicious mercenary armies
* The brutal, adaptive Hajir-Gog, whose endless tide represents a scourge to galactic civilization
* The fearless, battle-hardened Terrans, with their massive weapons of war

Star Crusade™ CCG Features:

- Customize the size of your deck for the best odds
- Personalize your starting strength
- Choose a commander and unleash powerful, unique abilities
- Craft a killer deck from 400+ available cards

- Play immediately and practice your strategies in Casual mode
- Conquer the Galaxy in Raid mode
- Hone your skills in the competitive multiplayer Ranked mode

- Embark on intense tactical missions across the sector
- Take on new events that bring life to the game world and flesh out your experience
- Earn rewards for your victories

- Fully cross-platform, real-time gameplay
- Bring your card collection with you from iOS to PC and vice versa

- Take command of one of the six factions vying for supremacy in an unclaimed exotic sector of space
- Discover the history of Star Crusade through beautiful, hand-drawn illustrations
- Learn more about the deep and complex universe through lore and events hidden throughout the game

- Experience thoughtful gameplay from a passionate team of CCG players
- Join a community-centered, ever-evolving game world centered on interesting player choices
- Submit your ideas, feedback or suggestions – we’re always glad to hear from you!

Experience the ultimate tactical CCG, with millions of possible card combinations and a rich universe of lore to uncover.

Download now and join the Star Crusade!

This game requires an Internet connection and 1100 MB of space on your device to play.

System Requirements

    • OS: XP, Vista, 7, 8
    • Processor: Intel Pentium D or AMD Athlon 64 X2
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 6800 (256 MB) or ATI Radeon X1600 (256 MB) or better
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: 1024 x 768 minimum screen resolution
    • OS: 7, 8
    • Processor: Intel Core ™ 2 Duo E6600 (2.2 GHz) or AMD Athlone 64 X2 5000+ (2.6 GHz) or better
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT (512 MB) or ATI Radeon HD4850 (512 MB) or better
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: 1024 x 768 minimum screen resolution
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