New “Anabasis” Expansion Coming to Battlestar Galactica Deadlock

Black Lab Games and Slitherine Ltd. have announced a new expansion for Battlestar Galactica Deadlock.

The sci-fi strategy game’s new expansion, Anabasis, is launching on October 18th. The new content will include a new game mode, 4 new munition types, 11 new maps, and 12 new missions.

The Skirmish Mode is perhaps the largest addition, which tasks players with leading a customizable fleet back to Caprica in an FTL-like procedurally generated campaign format.

Resources are limited and your fleet will be hunted by the ever-looming threat of the numerically superior Cylon armada. You can read more here, and check out a trailer above.

Here’s a rundown of the game:

The Cylons have rebelled!

Four years of war and a steep price in human lives have not been enough to unlock a deadly stalemate. The Colonials have countered all of the Cylon’s offensives so far, but no decisive victory was achieved.

The deadlock is suddenly broken by a surprise attack from the Cylons and the brutal annihilation of the Colonial Fleet High Command on Picon. The fate of mankind is now resting on the shoulders of Rear-Admiral Lucinda Cain.

The secret, cunning plan she has conceived could turn the tide of the war forever…

The Game

BATTLESTAR GALACTICA Deadlock takes you into the heart of the First Cylon War, to fight epic 3D battles that will test your tactical prowess.

Take control of the Colonial Fleet from the bridge of the mobile shipyard, Daidalos, and free the Twelve Colonies from the Cylon threat. Build your fleets, protect the Quorum alliance and prepare to dig deeper into the conspiracies of this heroic conflict.
Command the Colonial Fleet

Design and build fleets of powerful capital ships. Recruit officers to protect the Twelve Colonies. From the Manticore corvette to the mighty Jupiter class Battlestar, you won’t be short on firepower.

Key Features:

  • Legendary Names – Continue the legacy of Battlestar Galactica™ with new characters and familiar faces, in an original story set during the First Cylon War. Launch Viper squadrons and Raptor scouts and jump the Galactica in to dominate the battlefield. An authentic Battlestar Galactica™ experience awaits.
  • WEGO 3D Tactical Battles – Intense tactical space battles in full 3D. Give commands to your fleet of capital ships and watch the explosive results play out in pause-able real-time across beautiful environments.
  • War Room Politics – From the bridge of the Daidalos shipyard you will command all the Colonial Fleet. Build up your forces and jump them across the quaternary solar system of Cyrannus. Keep the Colonies safe and the Quorum of Twelve unified, lest the alliance break and introduce a new age of Cylon dominance.
  • The Cylon Threat – Prepare to face relentless opposition. Defend against squadrons of Cylon Raiders and missile salvos from Basestars. Trust in your marines to fight off Centurion boarding parties, while your firewalls slow down the hacking attacks of the Wardriver electronic fighters. Unlock blueprints for new ships, munitions and squadrons to help defeat your tireless foe.
  • Join Forces – Experience Battlestar multiplayer like never before! Outwit your opponent in fierce 1-v-1 fleet battles.
  • Review Your Battles – Review your battles from a cinematic point of view with the AutoCam replay, and then export them to YouTube with our in-game tool!

Battlestar Galactica Deadlock is available on Windows PC (via Steam, GOG, and Humble Store), PS4, and Xbox One for $39.99.


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