Fight a Desperate War in Galactic Civilizations III: Mercenaries, Available TODAY!

Posted on Thursday, February 18, 2016

Galactic Civilizations III is the largest strategy sandbox ever made. Start with a single world and expand across the galaxy through diplomacy, trade, cultural hegemony, or military conquest in this single-player or multiplayer 4X strategy game. How will you rule your galaxy? Don't own Galactic Civilizations III yet? Get it on Steam or buy direct from Stardock for 25% off through Monday, February 22 at 1PM ET!


Galactic Civilizations III: Mercenaries is available today!
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In Galactic Civilizations III: Mercenaries, the human race is fighting a war against the remorseless Drengin Empire. Both sides have become increasingly desperate, leading them to turn to the galactic underworld and their elite mercenaries. Check out some of the features below:

Visit the Galactic Bazaar and hire dozens of Mercenaries
Discover Galactic Bazaars and choose from dozens of mercenaries for hire! Want to improve a planet? Many mercenaries will help boost your economy, technology, construction, morale, and more. Is that anomaly a little too dangerous to risk your own life and limb over? Pick a combat mercenary suited for the job and order them to do your bidding. Your bones are fragile, after all.

Galactic Bazaar


The Sabre

New Campaign: Lead the Torians to freedom from their Drengin oppressors 
No one likes being farmed for meat. The Torians have had enough! Hire mercenaries and use them to help lead the Torians escape their Drengin oppressors in an exciting new campaign. Rebuild your shattered empire from the ground up and thrive in the face of adversity.


Tons of New Ship Designs & New Ship Parts
Every mercenary has their own unique ship for traveling across the galaxy in style. Speaking of style, there are also new ship parts to enhance your own customizations! Check out the ship editor and enjoy all of your new creation options.

Ship Explosion


Arcean Leader

Play as an Ancient Race of Warriors
The Arceans, an ancient and honorable civilization of warriors and long-time enemy of the Drengin Empire, make their debut in Mercenaries! The Arceans have new racial traits and abilities and a unique tech tree to boot!


Play as an Old Familiar Race from Galactic Civilizations II
The aquatic Torians are back and ready to fight! ...Well, sort of. They're ready to hire a bunch of mercenaries to help them escape their enslavement from the cruel Drengin Empire. The Torians are at the center of the Mercenaries campaign and also have new racial traits, abilities, and tech trees for you to explore.

Torian World

Galactic Civilizations III: Mercenaries is available today!
Get it from Stardock or here on Steam. For more information, check out