Stellaris is a science-fiction grand strategy game, with a focus on space exploration and managing vast intergalactic civilizations. It is developed by Paradox Development Studio and published by Paradox Interactive, creators of grand strategy series such as Europa Universalis, Crusader Kings, and Hearts of Iron. It was released worldwide for Windows, Mac, and Linux on May 9, 2016 . It was released as Stellaris: Console Edition for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on February 26, 2019 . It is also available on Xbox Game Pass for Xbox and PC.
- Dynamic worlds with a vast number of unique random species
- Choose between 7 different playable species, each with unique appearances, traits, and ethics. Alternatively, design and name a custom species with the government and attributes you desire.
- Explore entire galaxies in search of new discoveries
- Uncover long-fallen empires or encounter young civilizations like your own — peaceful, warlike, or otherwise
- Rich Technology System
- Guide your scientists along 3 main technological groups and discover different advancements in each game. Some tech can improve life for your entire species... or completely shatter your concepts of civilization.
- Diplomacy and Warfare
- Create alliances and form into federations with other empires, or fight wars against hostile alien species. Manage intricate balances of power both internally and externally. The Paradox signature diplomacy system allows you to employ different diplomatic stances, be it hostile, friendly, or otherwise.
- Create ships with unique designs
- Create alliances and form into federations with other empires, or fight wars against hostile alien species.
- Official website
- Stellaris wikipedia page
- paradoxinteractive on Twitch
- Stellaris on Twitter
- Paradox Grand Strategy on YouTube
- Paradox store page https://www.paradoxplaza.com/stellaris/STST01G-MASTER.html
- Steam store page https://store.steampowered.com/app/281990/Stellaris
- GOG store page https://www.gog.com/game/stellaris
- Console edition https://console.stellaris.com
- Paradox Releases Stellaris Galaxy Wide Today. Paradox Interactive→Forums. May 9, 2016
- Stellaris available now!. Steam→Community→News. May 9, 2016
- Release: Stellaris + DLC. GOG→News. October 1, 2018
- Stellaris: Console Edition Arrives for Xbox and PS4 Today. Paradox Store→News. February 26, 2019
- Paradox's Space Strategy Game Stellaris Has Won Gamescom. Rock Paper Shotgun. August 6, 2015
- Stellaris to be First Ever Grand Strategy Game to Land on Consoles. Paradox Interactive→Forums. August 20, 2018