Todays Tale see us playing Interstellar Transport Company, a space trading tycoon game. We take a first look at the gameplay offered and some of the features.
I left the AI running for 50 years to see what it would do and the outcomes. Here is the end results of 50 of AI control.
ABOUT THIS GAME
Build a galactic transportation empire! Help colonize the galaxy and dominate the competition in single player and online multiplayer. Use your business cunning to take your fledgling company from humble beginnings on Earth and it's neighboring planets and moons to the far reaches of the Galaxy. Buy ships, manage routes, conduct trade deals, build infrastructure, colonize new worlds, invest in local industry; All set in a procedurally generated galaxy with challenging AI, and Online Multiplayer. You will have a new experience every time you play.
Help Colonize The Cosmos
Help humankind spread throughout the galaxy by managing resource flows and the supply chains needed to sustain it's growth. Balance colony expansion against resource deliveries to ensure you never bring a planet to starvation. Using a highly sophisticated and complex simulation, every decision you make can have lasting consequences throughout the entire game.
Procedurally Generated Galaxy
Interstellar Transport Company has a scientifically grounded galaxy generator which produces challenging and believable maps. Play with 1 to 300 star systems in custom game mode or use predefined game settings and try to top the leaderboards. You can even play without our solar system (replaced by a randomly generated starting system) if you want to freshen things up even more!
Realistic Business Management
Manage cash flow, take loans and issue bonds, deal with the local authorities and maintain high reputation throughout the galaxy. Invest in developing markets and hedge your risks. Balance expenses against value to crush your competitors.
Play Any Way You Want
Play single player custom games against AI or alone with many different galaxy and difficulty settings. Or play with the predefined settings and compete on the global leaderboards. Maybe competitive multiplayer is your thing? Play a shortened balanced game against players near your own skill level. You can even play a co-op multiplayer game, teaming up with friends against the AI.
Interstellar Transport Company was inspired by classics such as "Airbucks", "Transport Tycoon", and "Railroad Tycoon". It also takes inspiration from newer titles such as "Cities in Motion" and "Transport Fever". This game has been lurking in MT Worlds founder Mike Stankiewicz' head for years. Now taking form as a truly original transportation tycoon / management game.
Manage a transportation company in space. Supply all of humanities needs as they spread throughout the galaxy.
Beautifully rendered, procedurally generated galaxy, a new experience every time you play.
Singleplayer, vs AI, online multiplayer, ranked, and custom game modes.
Complex economic simulation and business management models.