There's yet another CCG out there, looking to take a chunk out of Hearthstone. This one is called Star Crusade, and it's got a sci-fi setting and a few mechanics that the developer ZiMAD hopes will help to differentiate itself from Blizzard's behemoth.
Star Crusade's got six factions and over 350 cards in its base game, which you can try out for yourself right now on Steam. Your deck size is variable, from 25 to 40 cards and will soon include "modules," which you can use before a match to customize your powers even more. Game modes include single-player matches, ranked matches, and random draft "raid" battles.
At a glance, I'd say Star Crusade is pushing more customization options than Hearthstone as its main draw. That certainly can draw in more strategic-minded players, but sometimes simpler is better, and adding complexity just for the sake of adding complexity is rarely a good idea. Still, I'll check it out... how about you?
About the Author
Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.
Green Goblin Scheduled For "Early March" Release In Marvel Heroes 2016
If you missed the news, Green Goblin is coming to Marvel Heroes 2016; and now we know -- tentatively -- when.By QuintLyn Bowers - 6 years ago
You May Enjoy
World Of Warships Legends Celebrates The Year Of The Rabbit With Dragons
It’s an interesting choice, but we’re sure players are down for it.By QuintLyn Bowers - 3 days ago
Square Enix Strips Cheating World First Team Of Titles, Gear, And Achievements From FFXIV's Omega Protocol
“You didn’t directly commit cheating, but you were able to capture the benefits of cheating.”By QuintLyn Bowers - 1 day ago
Love Is In The Air As Valentione’s Day Returns To Final Fantasy XIV
There are some adorable outfits to be had.By QuintLyn Bowers - 1 week ago
Explore the Kanturu Underground In MU Online’s Season 17 Part 2 Update
The update increases the game’s level cap as well.By QuintLyn Bowers - 2 days ago
Trickster God Sun Wukong Joins Divine Knockout While Susano Gets A Cyber Makeover
The latest patch is full of cool stuff.By QuintLyn Bowers - 6 days ago
FFXIV’s Director & Producer Naoki Yoshida Says He’s “Really Looking Forward” To The MMORPG Blue Protocol
Several experienced people from the FFXIV Team are also now working on Blue Protocol.By Aspen Pash - 3 days ago