From the people who brought you Sins of a Solar Empire comes a new massive-scale real time strategy game. The human race is under assault by a race of machines who seek nothing short of total annihilation.
Recent Reviews:
Very Positive (42) - 80% of the 42 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Mostly Positive (995) - 79% of the 995 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Nov 10, 2016

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April 18

Ashes Dev Journal: Why Balance Matters



Today's Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation dev diary is all about balance!

"You may be wondering - since Ashes is not a competitive game like Starcraft - why there is all of this effort being put into balance. There can be a misconception that balance is esoteric and only matters to high level players, but I don't think that's accurate." That's why, to this day, Ashes is still receiving balance updates!

Check out the full journal here:

https://www.stardock.com/games/article/487836/
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March 28

Dev Journal: Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation So Far



A lot can happen in a year. Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation has embarked on quite a journey throughout 2017 to get where it is now!

Check out this reflection on the game's design, development, and growth over the last 365(ish) days from lead designer Callum McCole:

https://www.stardock.com/games/article/487742/
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Reviews

“Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation is a fresh coat of paint for an already-revolutionary RTS.”
90/100 – GamingTrend

“...Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation is still one of the coolest, most smooth, and vast real-time strategies out there.”
8.5/10 – GameWatcher

“Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation turns a good RTS into a great one with more units, a better campaign and big zoom.”
8.1/10 – IGN

About This Game


The human race has expanded into the galaxy thanks to the wonders of the technological singularity. You have become so powerful that you can manage vast armies across an entire world that provide you with an ever greater galactic empire.

Now, humanity is under assault by a new enemy. Calling themselves the Substrate, they seek to annihilate the human race from existence. You, as an up and coming member of the Post-Human Coalition, must deal with both this new menace as well as renegade humans trying to lay claim to their own worlds.

Play as the Post Human Coalition or their eternal foes the Substrate and battle for control of the galaxy. Experience maps of unprecedented size and detail with the unparalleled power of the world’s first native 64-bit RTS engine, Nitrous.

Enjoy the game online with friends in ranked or unranked multiplayer mode or play it by yourself against a powerful non-cheating AI in skirmish or campaign mode. No matter what mode you play, strategy is the key: deciding what technologies to research, where to send your armies, how to manage your economy, and what units to construct are crucial to victory.

Experience a massive-scale real time strategy game where you wage war across worlds with thousands of units. The conflict has escalated, and it’s time to choose a side.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: 64-bit Windows 10 / 8.1 / 7
    • Processor: Quad-core Intel / AMD Processor
    • Memory: 6 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 2 GB GDDR5 NVidia GeForce 660 / AMD R7 360 or better (GeForce 900+ / Radeon 290+ for Vulkan)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 27 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card
    • Additional Notes: 1920x1080 Display Resolution or Higher
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: 64-bit Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel Core i5 or Equivalent
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 4 GB GDDR5 NVidia GTX 970 / AMD R9 390 or better
    • DirectX: Version 12
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 30 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card
    • Additional Notes: 1920x1080 Display Resolution or Higher

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