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Command your officers and crew from the bridge of your star ship to travel, trade, and battle across the immense Star Traders Quadrant. Employ a wide variety of strategies as an Assassin, Bounty Hunter, Trader, Pirate or Smuggler. Can you manage your resources, crew and officers well enough to turn a profit in the complex economy that’s sprawling across the on-going interstellar conflict?
This epic space pirate RPG offers a deep and challenging world and economy to Star Trading captains. You must navigate the waters of Quadrant politics and choose sides among the constantly conflicting Factions, or take the risk to stay independent. Enjoy endless replay value in this deep space civ and trading simulation which allows you to take any path you want as a captain. Act as a pirate against the merchants using the great shipping lanes, join the Solar War as a military captain, or hunt targets across the Quadrant as a fearsome bounty hunter!
Star Traders is a turn-based strategy role playing game (RPG) inspired by games such as Space Trader, Master of Orion, Elite and many other classic titles. If you enjoy retro games, adventure and tactics games, Action RPG or Sci-fi RPG with complex depth like Master of Orion, you may enjoy the Star Traders space trading simulation.
Our development team is actively continuing development and updates of this indie RPG based on your feedback and is regularly updated with new content, features, and fixes. Please email us with suggestions or bugs!
As a Star Trading captain in this strategy RPG you will:
- Explore more than 300 planets
- Trade in and manipulate the complex and deep economy in our economic simulator
- Buy, sell, and battle over 600 unique starcraft
- Customize and design your space craft with more than 60 upgrades
- Fully customize your captain (picking from 6 classes), officers and space ships
- Read over the comments to see Star Traders is rated as one of the best RPGs by many players
Experience the Elite upgrade: the epic new content includes 2,000 new sectors, 200 additional planets, and hundreds of additional ships, more rumors, art board, and officers. And you can copy any captain from Star Traders (free) to Elite!
Your command of the ship is under constant threat, both internal and external. Can you manage your resources, crew, officers well to enough to turn a profit?
Thank you for playing the Star Traders games
v5.9.9 - 8/29/2015
- Fixed some Unlock Difficulties for Upgrades
- Added new ratings for Urban Zones
- Ratings upto to 25 listed in Help File
- Improved Help listing of Awards
- Fixes for Spice Hall, Spice Harvesting
- UI Updates for Explorer / Gather
v5.9.7 - 8/20/2015
- New Ship: Dark Prow Cruiser
- New Ship: Radicans Carrier
- Grammatical fixes for Sector Menu
- New and Updated Reputation Titles