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Last Updated: Sun, 21st Mar 2021 @ 16:03
Copyright: © 1989 Jay Wilt (1 Game)
Platform: DOS
Language:  English
Version: 1.0
Filesize: 61 KB
Genre(s): Action
Screenshots: 1
Likes: 362 Likes
Last Played: A few days ago in United States by ivoniep

About Galaxy!

Galaxy Galaxy is a superb fan-made remake of a classic Avalon Hill game of the same name, designed by Tom Cleaver and released for the Commodore Business Machine (CBM) 8000 in 1981. In this simpler precursor to SSG’s classic Reach for The Stars, you vie against computer players for control of the galaxy in traditional turn-based style. Victory goes to the empire with the most planets at the end of either a preset or random number of turns. The game uses a simple character based screen, requires all the strategy of chess, and just a little luck. Each player starts with a home world and a number of ships. Each world has resources to produce a number of ships per turn. Once a fleet of ships is launched, it goes in to hyper space and can not be recalled – there is no communication until it reaches its destination. The gameplay is fun, albeit quite primitive compared to Reach for the Stars and subsequent 4X games. Well worth a look, though, especially as one of the true pioneers of the genre. Jay Wilt’s remake is very faithful to the original, thanks to the fact that the game actually shipped with the source codes, which allows Jay to port it from language to language, from machine to machine until the present day. Highly recommended!

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Galaxy! Comments

Thanks for keeping Galaxy! alive  systomx   Tue 19th Apr 2022 - 18:06
I designed Galaxy! back in 1981 for Avalon Hill. I'm now coding it for Tabletop Simulator. Thanks to you all for making Galaxy! available for DOS gamers. Tom Cleaver reply to this comment
Re: Thanks for keeping Galaxy! alive  CyberAxe   Thu 28th Apr 2022 - 19:11
Thank you Tom for creating the game. Without you there would be no game. reply to this comment

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