Spacey Snippets – 2/17/12

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Hey y’all, happy Friday! I thought I’d finish the week out with the latest spate of Spacey Snippets, so I hope y’all enjoy ‘em! Also, lots of videos came out this week, so they’ll be embedded after the cut.

  • There’s a new Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion trailer, which you can view after the cut below. The developers are also teasing a new game, according to VG237.
  • There a new EVE Online video entitled “Awakening”, which you can also see after the cut below. They also have a new spaceship viewer on their site
  • Space Sector has an interview with Novacore Studios regardings Legends of Pegasus, and there’s also a new trailer, which you can see below. They also have a review of Blue Libra.
  • There are some more blog posts regarding Beyond Beyaan regarding technology scripts, particles and combat plans.
  • The Drox Operative website has been updated with pics of two new monsters, the Storm and the Swarm. They look creeepy!
  • There’s a bit of news on Naev, including a new blog posts on activated outfits, and also you can now get the game on Desura.
  • In Miner Wars 2081 news, they’ve now added a top list of contributors, a new build for paid beta testers and some new pics, which you can see on their website. They’re also looking for more playtesters.
  • According to Space Sim Central, there’s a new trailer for the upcoming game Salvation Prophecy, which you can see below. They also have put up a Solstice review.
  • In Evochron Mercenary news, there’s a new version of the game on the game’s website, and Giant Bomb has done a quick look of the game which is pretty amusing.
  • The folks behind the Freelancer mod Freeworlds: Tides of War have released a new video looking at basic shadows, which looks awesome. Check it out below.
  • The fantastic Starpoint Gemini is now available on Steam.
  • In SOL: Exodus news, SpaceSector is reporting that there’s now a demo out, as well as an upcoming update which includes in-mission checkpoints, a cockpit view, collision damage and more.
  • Over on Doctor Frog’s Horrible Things, he’s written a blog entry about the recently-made-open-source space sim Starshatter: The Gathering Storm
  • Besides my own preview, DIY Gamer also has a preview of Starfarer for ya.
  • Finally, in non-gamey news, a lot of concept spaceships were put up this week at the Concept Ships blog, including fantastic entries by Mike Kim, Dima Goryainov, Fabi├ín J. Cuevas and finally, an amazing Enterprise concept by Shawn Weixelman.

That’s it for now! Have a great weekend!

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