Featured by Apple in Best New Games! From one of the most successful Mobile Game Kickstarter campaigns of the year comes Pixel Starships!
Available exclusively for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch.
Pixel Starships is the world’s first total spaceship management game in an 8bit massive online universe. In Pixel Starships, you command every aspect of your ship from construction to battles in a single persistent world.
Featured Reviews -
Touch Arcade - Pixel Starships tasks you with outfitting your very own ship with resource rooms, staff, and weapons. This looks Awesome!
MMGN - The graphics in this 8Bit indie game is the best we've seen in a retro style game for a long time
PocketTactics - I’m intrigued by the cutaway side-view of the starship with turbolifts and transporters at the ready
TechTimes - The World’s First 8-Bit Total Starship Management Game Hits The Online Universe
The Discovery Channel - A fully immersive starship captain experience.
Key Features -
● Build Epic Starships of your own design.
● Many races, aliens, factions to command and conquer.
● Battle it out with other real players in a single massive online universe.
● Manage diplomacy, recruitment, research, exploration!
● Control ship's power and limited resources. Discover epic weapons.
● Build and deploy support ships to support your Starfleet.
● Cross section full ship control and battles.
● Explore planets, discover secrets of space.
● Form alliances and battle with your friends to achieve victory!
● Program situational AI commands to systems and crew allowing automatic combats and offline play.
If you're a fan of Star Wars and Star Trek; if you enjoy games like EVE, Clash of Clans, FTL, or Homeworld, you'll love Pixel Starships!
Note on IAP -
Pixel Starships is totally free to play and is designed for perfect balance for all players. However, there are in-app items that can be purchased for real money to help speed up progress or offer cosmetic improvements. If you don't want this feature, please disable in-app purchases in your device's settings.
Note on Auto-Renewing Subscription -
Pixel Starships contains a optional Subscription Membership. Members receive extra missions, bonuses, and daily rewards. Membership content is regularly updated.
The Monthly Membership Subscription cost is USD $3.99 per month or a similarly adjusted currency price in your local region. Please refer to IAP menu or in app display for localised pricing. Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase.
The subscription is auto renewable and will renew monthly unless cancelled at least 24 hours prior to the end of the current period. Subscription can be cancelled via iTunes subscription manager. There is also a 7 day free trial for the membership; the free trial period is not transferrable and any remaining free time is cancelled if a paying subscription starts.
Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase.
EASTER SPECIAL UPDATE PATCH 3
- Fixes a bug with facebook login and training menu display
Flowers are blooming, the grass is green, everything is beautiful at the Galaxy Gardens! To celebrate the beautiful time of the year, star captains are adopting furry pets! To launch the new feature, grab a bonus bunny at the Starbank with the Easter Promotion!
Captains Pets will follow your Star Captains into battle and keep your captain company during lonely hyperspace flight.
Also in store:
- Limited edition easter theme
- Tournament Changes: Daily Bonus Stars, PVP Matching improvements, Reward balancing
- Loot Modifiers
- Special missions
- New game balance
- New Gray Ship Layout
- New Crews
- New Items
Ratings and Reviews
Long wait little play.
First of all great fantastic game love it! However once you reach a certain point your upgrades starts to take days to do which is fine, that’s understandable for a game of this type. It is only a problem when it is an essential component to my ship (shield etc.) where I cannot fight without it does it become a problem, because as you know once I upgrade my shield I’ll get in a couple battles and need to upgrade another component that when I’m without, leaves me vulnerable and unable to attack. So now the game consists of days of upgrading and little play time, I think if I am upgrading to level 5 I should be able to have my level 4 as it upgrades so I can keep playing the game, and not waiting days just to play a couple more battles before I upgrade again. Thanks! Keep up the good work!
Sexist edit, ty for dev response
Looking on the wiki, of the common crew, the max hp of women is 3 and for men is 4. It still doesn’t change. Also there are only 4 female identifying of the 14. Sure there can be some with a ‘masculine’ name with short hair. It’s not unusual, but they received a max 4 hp for that.
I know u don’t care what I think, but I think they should be equal. Even if they’re common folk.
I dunno, I feel like I got really into this game, sent a lot of money because it was heading on the right place, I love it, it’s addictive, but then I saw the disparity, and the wiki main page has a pic of the girl in a suggestive pose on the first page. It’s not wrong, have man doing that same pose for me and I will write this all off.
Look, I understand the creative process. You have passion when you make something for yourself and it’s good.
It’s a good game, but I got to call it as it is. It’s a reflection of society we’re heading away from.
At this moment in time it is sexist. I can see it evolving in the future when the devs do too.
And I can’t say it enough. Thank you so much for getting back to me. I will have to say this is one of the best devs in a sense that they are on the ball, get back to people.
And sorry for my attitude.
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When getting new regular crew women gave two hp when men have three. Correct me if I’m wrong but I’ve purchased 13 crew members and it’s been consistent across them all.
Developer Response ,
Thanks ReviewBurger for writing. There are nearly 300 crews in the game. The overall balance of hp between male and female crew is almost identical. You can view all stats at our wiki page.
Absolutely amazing game!
I’ve been playing this game for roughly 2 and a bit years (Stardate 1027) and it’s absolutely amazing! The amazing ship customisation, game exploration and constant updates are like no other game around! And that’s the best part, there’s no other games around like this.
I have devoted so many hours, days, months and years into this game and I’m going to keep devoting time to it.
I would’ve liked to see more customisation into ships, eg; custom ship hull designs and a bit more storyline for the Federation, pirates, aliens and ECT.
The one critical item that needs to be implemented it the Dolores head storyline. Back in stardate 600 (for me). You could play along storyline to get Dolores parts, now all that’s been removed. And for a few days it seemed like a ship carrying random Dolores parts came along too, now that doesn’t show up?? The head, body, and a single leg has been sitting in my inventory for ages and I would at least like to assemble it.
However, despite my small preferences, this game is still 15/10 with everything from crew names to matchmaking, I wouldn’t recommend anything other than this game
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Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
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- Age Rating
- Rated 9+ for the following:
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- Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
- Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humour
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- In-App Purchases
- Clip of Starbux $7.99
- Roll of Starbux $14.99
- One Month Membership $5.99
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