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Master of Orion III PC

Master of Orion III is the third part of the highly popular series of turn-based strategies in the climates of the opera house. The action of the game has been set in the distant future.

Strategy | science fiction | Economic | turn-based | 4 x | Cosmic | multiplayer

PC / Windows
Master of Orion III cover

publisher: Atari / Infogrames

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Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: local network / Internet, players: 2-8

English language game language: English

game release date for PC:


Widely acclaimed &hailed as one the best turn-based strategy games ever, the original Masters of Orion has had many contenders for its crown. Most have failed to recapture the magic of this space empire building game by basically failing to eclipse itís depth of detail &level of excellence.

Based around the traditional 4x format (Explore, Expand, Exterminate,& Exploit)

Master of Orion 3 injects a 5th x for Experience) In Master of Orion 3 you assume the biggest role ever. No longer do you merely represent petty interplanetary dictators. You become the controlling power behind an entire galactic civilization; the dictators, presidents, councils, and overlords that come and go are merely pawns in the playerís arsenal.


* 4 different victory conditions

* Explore strange solar systems

* Dynamic Galaxy Generation -no two games are the same!

* Play one of 16 Unique Races

* Design and research exotic ships and weapons to crush your enemies!

* Colossal Real Time Space Battles

* Use espionage, disinformation, subterfuge, betrayal, subversion and

* assassination to seat yourself in the highest chair of Orion!

* Intuitive interface

* 8 Player (LAN/Internet) Multiplayer Action.

Game score 7.675 / 10 calculated out of 332 players' votes.  

Age Rating

age requirements: 12+

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Recommended: Pentium III 900 MHz, 128 MB RAM, graphic card 16MB, 800 MB HDD

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