FreeSpace Tactics is a tabletop space battle game based on the classic late-90s video game Descent: FreeSpace – The Great War. Take control of an advanced space fighter and have a thrilling dogfight between the Terran Alliance and the Vesudan Empire.
In the latest installment of It's Okay to be Smart, Joe Hanson talks about the physics of fictional space battles.
It's a tough galaxy out there, so you need a ship that can dish out some pain when needed. That's why Gameforge's free-to-play browser game Star Trek — Infinite Space is preparing to roll out the mighty Intrepid-class starship.Here's another screen showing Intrepid-class starship taking multiple shield hits An…
Who says giant, thrilling space opera is dead? British author John Love just sold his debut novel, Faith, to Nightshade Books, and it has a huge widescreen premise that sounds like the perfect mix of space battles and politics.
This glorious 3D rendering of the Klingon K't'inga-class warship will be this week's "starship of the week" over at the site for the upcoming free-to-play browser game Star Trek: Infinite Space, and we've got the exclusive first glimpse.
A couple years ago, we shared with you our favorite moments of commanders trash-talking each other prior to, or during, an all-out battle in space. Now we're bringing it back again, as today's io9 flashback.
Click to viewThe greatest tacticians in space don't just use high-energy beams and force shields, they use psychology. And the best interstellar smack-downs start with the trash talking before a single shot is fired. Whether it's Kirk mocking Khan's superior intellect or Adama growling into the space-phone, nothing…