Steam is giving away Galactic Civilizations II: Ultimate Edition for free on their store. You can claim it and add it to your game library of the Steam account this weekend. The game is free only until Sunday, so better hurry up and get it now.
The Galactic Civilizations II Ultimate Edition comprises of the three different games – Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords, Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar, and Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor. In the first game, you take the role of a leader of a space traveling civilization and lead their expansion into a hostile galaxy. You have to engage in wars as well as make sure that you expand on the economy, technology and diplomatic fronts. You come face to face with an ancient enemy Dread Lords.
Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar was released as an expansion pack for Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords. You get new weapons, new missions and new horizons. Finally in the third game, Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor the enemy raises its head again and you get the chance to rid of the Dread Lords once and for all.
The game was originally released in 2011 and requires that you have a basic CPU with 1GHz clock frequency, 512 MB of RAM, and a DirectX 9 based graphics card. It can be run smoothly on any modern computer with basic hardware. Even on the smaller screen laptops it works very nicely.
You can search for this game in the Steam client installed in your computer to download and install it for free. You can also visit Steam at https://store.steampowered.com/app/202200/Galactic_Civilizations_II_Ultimate_Edition/ to add it to your library. You must be logged in to your Steam account in order to add it to your account.