Sword of the Stars

The year is 2405, and scientists have discovered technology allowing for faster-than-light travel. But at the brink of a new era, tragedy strikes: the first interstellar colony ship is destroyed and Earth is ravaged by an unknown alien race.

We are not alone…

Create the ultimate empire in Sword of the Stars Complete Collection including the expansions: Born of Blood, A Murder of Crows, and Argos Naval Yard. In classic 4X style, eXplore star systems, claim planets to eXpand your empire, eXploit resources and eXterminate your enemies in tactical battles.

In a universe where weakness means extinction, Are YOU ready to wield the sword of the stars?



  • Unique hybrid gameplay gives sweeping, turn-based Empire building as well as epic real-time 3D battles
  • 6 distinct races with unique advantages and methods of interstellar travel
  • Dynamic environments and random events add to the experience
  • Over 12 campaign scenarios to play alone or with friends
  • Research over 200 technologies on a dynamic tech tree
  • Over 100 weapons in 11 different classes
  • Multiplayer for up to 8 players

Technical Support
Current Version: 1.80
Update: If you have an earlier version of Sword of the Stars than the version number above, you have a number of options in updating your game, depending on the expansions you own.

Sword of the Stars – Versions 1.10-1.22
Update to 1.22 or Buy the Born of Blood expansion.

Born of Blood – Versions 1.36-1.53
Update to 1.66 or Buy the Murder of Crows expansion

Murder of Crows – Versions 1.61-1.67
Update to 1.67 or Buy the Argos Naval Yard expansion

Argos Naval Yard – Versions 1.71-1.80
Update to 1.80

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