With a game as ambitious and successful as Star Citizen, it inevitably eventually hits a roadblock. The crowdfunding success keeps smashing through target after target, just recently hitting $63 million funding. The only problem is the team at Cloud Imperium Games needs to keep dreaming up new ideas for where to use all that funding.
When you’ve already got an absolutely massive universe, ship to ship combat, racing, a first-person shooter module, a persistent universe and three fully realised alien languages, there’s only one logical place to go next. Pets. Every worthwhile sci-fi epic has a pet, whether it’s Jones the Cat in Alien or, ummm, Chewbacca in Star Wars, and Star Citizen is no different. [More]