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Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition announcement

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Due to the #games wide praise. Halcyon 6 has been reworked and enhanced. Since it is pushed to the limits by Massive Damage Inc. All to create #Halcyon6: Lightspeed Edition releasing on August 10th on Linux, Mac, #Windows.

So Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition brings the best version of the base game forward. While combining it with every improvement released since the games original launch. While adding a galactic fleet’s worth of new content to explore across Linux, Mac, Windows.

Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition Announcement Trailer

“The best part of working on Halcyon 6 is our supportive community. Those who love this game as much as we do. From the streamlined campaign, new officer classes, new powers, new UI. And many quality of life improvements. Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition drove us back to the drawing board to look over every aspect of the original game. We couldn’t have done it without our fans. So that’s why we’ll be giving all of our existing players a FREE copy of Lightspeed Edition.” said Ken Seto, CEO of Massive Damage

Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition optimizations and features:

  • Streamlined Campaign greatly speeds up progression. Tightens the campaign to an action and adventure packed 12 hrs. Depending on your play style and pace
  • Streamlined All Systems for faster progression. Including economy, starbase, resources, and officer levelling.
  • New Officer Progression System with sub-classes. 3 Prestige classes, new skill tree, and over 20+ new Prestige/Epic powers.
  • New Ship Loadout and Config screen will let you customize loadouts (and save them). All for your ships just before entering combat
  • New Difficulty Mode called Vice Admiral. And a slightly increased difficulty across the board
  • Enhanced Combat includes 25+ new alien faction space combat abilities, more combos for both players and enemies, increased faction weaknesses and resistances, and other balancing tweaks
  • New UI Overhaul designed for greater readability and usability. Many quality of life enhancements to all areas of the game, too many to list here.

Halcyon 6

On the edge of Terran space lies Halcyon 6, a derelict starbase abandoned by a mysterious precursor race. It’s up to you to harness this unknown power as Earth slips into the hands of an impending alien threat. Assemble your hand-picked starbase crew and explore to gain the resources needed for Terran Republic’s scientific research, exploration, and diplomatic efforts on the edge of known space.

Halcyon 6 pulls from deep tactics titles and modern turn-based strategy games to create an homage to both role-playing and classic sci-fi. Explore, build your base, and assemble the best crew possible to aid you in your search of the unknown!

So Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition is a warp fueled, completely reworked version for Linux, Mac Windows. Yet one of the best selling space adventure games, coming August 10th. Coming to Steam, GOG and Humble Store.

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