Since its launch the new online Battlestar Galactica Online Game has been attracting more than 20,000 new players everyday. The free-to-play, browser-based space combat MMOG which combines high-quality 3D graphics and intense gameplay, which is proving to be a big hit with MMOG fans.
Since its launch new updates have provided players with new Colonial and Cylon ships, and a new Merit system which players earn through gameplay such as helping to destroy enemy outposts, the Merits then allow the purchase of high-value items such as nuclear missiles to use in battle. Together with the ability for players to take control of their faction’s capital ships, the Battlestar Pegasus or Cylon Basestar, to aid in the online warfare.
Rob Ollett, managing director, Bigpoint International explains:
“With BSGO continuing to achieve new benchmarks, and receive such a strong positive response from the fans, we’re excited to take its development to the next level,”
With this in mind the BSGO game has now received new major content after requests from the community in the form of new, tier three “line” ships for both human and Cylon players, in the form of the new Gungnir which joins the Colonial fleet and the Nidhogg which joins the Cylons. Basic models of both can be unlocked with Cubits (in-game premium currency), and advanced models can be purchased with Merits.
For more information and to start playing BSGO jump over to the Battlestar Galactica Online website.Filed Under: Gaming News