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Average Player Score Based on 506 ratings
8.4
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Score Breakdown Based on 506 ratings
  1. 10 (96)
  2. 9 (192)
  3. 8 (155)
  4. 7 (40)
  5. 6 (17)
  6. 5 (0)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (3)

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  • Review Score:8.1

    Despite the inadequate availability of situational information, StarLancer is a solid game. I would rate StarLancer a 9/10 if this lack of situational information didn't make completing mission objectives so frustrating.... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    they just dont make them like this anymore :(

    This game is a futuristic flight sim. Where each country has its own space naval fleet (the US , Japan England Russia, and so on) early in the game the Russians in a sneak attack, attack and destroy most of everyone's fl... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9

    With a gripping story and fantastic visuals and gameplay to accompany it, StarLancer is a must play for everyone.

    Even after picking this game seven years after it came out on game shelves across the nation, I am still amazed at the depth, graphical detail, and intricate storyline that StarLancer has to offer, especially since it wa... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    A decent space fighter, but it can get disorienting.

    Starlancer was better than I expected. The graphics were excellent, especially for the ships. The gameplay was good, but a little complicated if you use the maneuvers to their fullest extent. The storyline was pretty ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    Fans of Freespace, owe it to them selfs to play this

    Star lancer, is a very good space sim such is Freespace whom some suggest, that Freespace set, the standards of which everyone should meet and beat. Star lancer certainly meets those expectations, smooth action with a gr... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    One of the best space simulators of all time.

    I have been playing this game for years, and I still enjoy every single part of it, even to this day. Let's talk about the plot. You're a pilot from the 45th Volunteers from the Alliance, which faction requires immedi... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9

    star lancers review from king crybaby

    This is one of those most have games if your into spaceship fighting. has a great storyline which is full of great loss, betrayal, revenge, and much more. can be hard at first but once you have the controls down you can ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    excellent space sim

    this game is probably the best space sim to date in my opinion and considering it is a 2000 game it really is still impressive. this is the kind of game you can never really get tired of. the storyline is brilliant and... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful