Free 4.00 update and X4: Cradle of Humanity expansion release in Linux gaming with Windows PC. Thanks to the continuing efforts of developer Egosoft. The expansion is now available on both Steam and GOG.
The next chapter of the X4: Foundations space simulation is here. Since you can now download the extensive free 4.00 update to the base game. If you own it via Steam, Humble Store or GOG. Which also expands and improves the game in numerous ways. Gameplay changes include completely new features such as Terraforming. Along with new options for managing hostilities. There is an improvement to fleet control and a new emergency eject feature.
The free 4.00 update gets technical:
On the technical side, the free 4.00 update brings volumetric fog effects. While improving the fading-in of asteroids and adding a visual shield impact effect. This is only a fragment of the changes in the largest free update of X4: Foundations to date. A complete list of changes (with around 400 entries) is available. You can check them out on the Egosoft forum. Further details of these, and other new aspects of the 4.00 update, can be found on our website at egosoft.com or in the game’s news section on the Steam website.
- The biggest space sandbox continues to grow in X4: Cradle of Humanity.
- The X-series returns to Earth: Terran factions join the game. Including their economies, ships, weapons, stations, and new storylines.
- New ways to manage hostility and terraforming endgame activity. Also, visual enhancement with volumetric fog, and many more quality of life improvements are included in free 4.00 update.
X4: Cradle of Humanity – Launch Trailer
EGOSOFT is also celebrating the release of X4: Cradle of Humanity via Steam and GOG). This is also the second expansion for X4: Foundations. On top of the free 4.00 update, the expansion brings the X series back to Earth. While greatly expanding the game universe with new sectors. Likewise, this welcomes two Terran factions along with their economies, ships, weapons and stations. New game starts open players to the identities and political stances of the Terran factions. While offer other views on events in the story of X4: Foundations. New X4: Cradle of Humanity storylines, with cut scenes and brand new character models. Due to draw the players deeper into the X-Universe to keep the intrigue.
The development of X4: Cradle of Humanity releases on Steam and GOG. Priced at $14.99 USD. While the free 4.00 update and expansion continuing support in Linux gaming with Windows PC.
Also, the base game, X4: Foundations has a 40% discount on Steam. While offering the regular price of $49.99 USD on Humble Store or GOG.