Master the unknown before it masters you. Forge an empire in a universe where population growth is outstripping planetary resources. Colonize unknown planets and trade with other races for their knowledge. The need for galactic expansion is critical. You must conquer alien star systems to secure the resources that will guarantee your supremacy. The ultimate goal is to defeat the evil Antarans. They lurk in the coldest reaches of space, warmed by one all-consuming passion revenge. Explore and colonize uncharted planets. Form a colony or take over one of your enemies. Multiple game settings let you select such factors as your adversaries' intelligence, the size and age of the galaxy, and the level of civilization. Multiplayer options for up to eight players. Play via modem, network, hot seat, or over TEN. Spectacular super VGA graphics and cinematics.