GDC 2011 – March 4th, 2011 -Paradox Interactive and Kerberos Studios unravel more mysteries of the universe in a new video interview with Martin Cirulis, the lead designer of Sword of the Stars II: The Lords of Winter, sequel to Kerberos' hit 4X science fiction strategy game.
Cirulis gives an introduction to the dangerous Lords of Winter and underlines how the Sword of the Stars II universe has evolved since the first game. Learn how Kerberos uses mechanics to enhance narrative and get an introduction to what the new Mars 2 engine brings to the table. Cirulis also talks about the different ways to kill your enemies and how diplomacy has evolved to take into account the needs of an established empire.
Bigger, better, stronger, faster. Sword of the Stars II comes to your corner of the galaxy this autumn.
Check out the video interview here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?