Light of Altair
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Light of Altair is a sci-fi colony building simulation that tells the story of man's first expansion into the stars. A fun and challenging mix of colonization and combat set in the near future.
* Colony building on planets and asteroids throughout a system.
* Manage industries and colonists to grow from a tiny landing unit into a towering city.
* Detailed storyline based on a future-history of Earth. Not everyone is an enemy - not everyone can be trusted. Changing alliances and new gameplay twisting events are custom made for each mission.
* Rich single player campaign traced across the galaxy.
* Play out important plot events from different sides taking on the role of one of 8 different factions.
* Rich Simulated Universe: A gritty backstory that ties in closely with a realistic future history of Earth, technologies and developments take place in a coherent near future sci-fi setting.
* Detailed tech-tree with over 30 weapons, buildings, and ship-mods to discover.
* Design ships: Pick a ship schematic and equip weapons, armour and mods to hardpoints. Then command shipyards to build a fleet from the design.
* Cinematic camera views of space battles in planet orbit.
Light of Altair System Requirements
Recommended Requirements
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 1.5GHz / AMD Athlon XP 1500+
  • Graphics: AMD Mobility Radeon Xpress 200 or NVIDIA GeForce 6100
  • System Memory: 256 MB RAM
  • Storage: 1 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Light of Altair Requirements
To run Light of Altair on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a 0MB GeForce 6100 / Mobility Radeon Xpress 200 with a Pentium 4 1.5GHz or Athlon XP 1500+ CPU. 256 MB will also be needed to achieve the Light of Altair rec specs and get 60FPS. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 9 or Light of Altair won’t run. We suggest a 14 year old PC to play smoothly.
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200+ FPS
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Light of Altair System Requirements
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Recommended Requirements
256 MB
GD VRAM hardware score: 1
256 MB
GD RAM hardware score: 1
DX 9
1 GB
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Modern Only
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Light of Altair PC Release Date: 4 Jun 2009

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