For every action there’s a reaction. And for every planet-shielding impenetrable barrier, there’s a globe-shattering world cracker. At least that’s the case in Stellaris‘ incoming Apocalypse expansion, which caters to both aggressive and pacifist playstyles.
It’s out next week, and developer Paradox has now sent the following feature breakdown video into orbit. Observe:
Falling smack bang (quite literally, it appears) on the opposite side of pacifism, the above outlines how players will utilise Apocalypse’s Titan weapons. „The Titan is a massive warship that can be equipped with a titan-sized weapon capable of destroying a battleship in one shot,“ says game designer Daniel Moregård above. „Titans also get access to auras that can boost your fleet or debuff enemy fleets.“
Moregård explains that in order to counter the Titan, the Ion Cannon is a defensive platform that also get access to „weapons of titanic size.“
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