Neowin News Feed for: Squadron 42 https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/squadron 42/ Neowin News Feed for: Squadron 42 en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Star Citizen crowd-funding breezes past $350 million https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-crowd-funding-breezes-past-350-million-from-over-three-million-backers/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/08/1596653928_atmosphere_hammerhead_062020_310_final_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Cloud Imperium Games&#039; in-development space trading and combat sim Star Citizen has breached another crowd-funding milestone, with the game now touting $350 million from its backers. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-crowd-funding-breezes-past-350-million-from-over-three-million-backers">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sun, 14 Mar 2021 20:06:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-crowd-funding-breezes-past-350-million-from-over-three-million-backers Teaser trailer for Star Citizen's Squadron 42 campaign shows off its visuals https://www.neowin.net/news/teaser-trailer-for-star-citizens-squadron-42-campaign-shows-off-its-visuals/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/12/1577298838_maxresdefault_(13)_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Cloud Imperium Games has released a brand new teaser trailer for its upcoming Squadron 42 campaign of Star Citizen, showing off some impressive visuals, alien environments, and more. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/teaser-trailer-for-star-citizens-squadron-42-campaign-shows-off-its-visuals">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Wed, 25 Dec 2019 19:02:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/teaser-trailer-for-star-citizens-squadron-42-campaign-shows-off-its-visuals Star Citizen crowd-funding reaches $250 million https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-crowd-funding-reaches-250-million/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/11/1574550088_screenshot_(284)_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Cloud Imperium Games&#039; ambitious space game Star Citizen has blown past the $250 million mark in crowdfunding. This comes almost exactly a year after the game hit $200 million raised. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-crowd-funding-reaches-250-million">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sun, 01 Dec 2019 18:00:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-crowd-funding-reaches-250-million Star Citizen single-player campaign, Squadron 42, hit with a three-month delay https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-single-player-campaign-squadron-42-hit-with-a-three-month-delay/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/08/1567253615_squadd_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The single-player campaign portion of the Star Citizen project has been hit with a delay, pushing its 2020 beta launch back by three more months. This is due to a new staggered development approach. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-single-player-campaign-squadron-42-hit-with-a-three-month-delay">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 31 Aug 2019 12:30:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-single-player-campaign-squadron-42-hit-with-a-three-month-delay Star Citizen's singleplayer Squadron 42 gets a roadmap; CIG raises $46m from investors https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizens-singleplayer-squadron-42-gets-a-roadmap-cig-raises-46m-from-investors/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/12/1545417987_1539251347_chrome_2018-10-11_15-08-08_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Cloud Imperium Games has released a roadmap for the Squadron 42 singleplayer project which puts its beta release at Q2 of 2020. A new third-party investment worth $46m was also announced. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizens-singleplayer-squadron-42-gets-a-roadmap-cig-raises-46m-from-investors">Read more...</a> vishal.laul@neowin.net (Vishal Laul) Fri, 21 Dec 2018 18:56:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizens-singleplayer-squadron-42-gets-a-roadmap-cig-raises-46m-from-investors Star Citizen funding crosses the $200 million mark, raised by over 2 million backers https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-funding-crosses-the-200-million-mark-raised-by-over-2-million-backers/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1542484676_sc2_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Cloud Imperium Games&#039; two-pronged crowd-funded project has now raised over $200 million. The company is now five studios strong and employs over 500 developers, all for Star Citizen and Squadron 42. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-funding-crosses-the-200-million-mark-raised-by-over-2-million-backers">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 17 Nov 2018 21:08:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-funding-crosses-the-200-million-mark-raised-by-over-2-million-backers Star Citizen releases celebrity-packed single-player trailer, demos upcoming update https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-releases-celebrity-packed-single-player-trailer-demos-upcoming-update/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/10/1539251193_chrome_2018-10-11_15-07-15_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Cloud Imperium Games today released a new trailer for its upcoming Squadron 42 single-player saga that&#039;s jam-packed with a AAA-cast. There&#039;s also a demo of the upcoming Alpha 3.3.0 for Star Citizen. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-releases-celebrity-packed-single-player-trailer-demos-upcoming-update">Read more...</a> vishal.laul@neowin.net (Vishal Laul) Thu, 11 Oct 2018 09:56:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-releases-celebrity-packed-single-player-trailer-demos-upcoming-update Star Citizen's single-player campaign Squadron 42 demoed https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizens-single-player-campaign-squadron-42-demoed/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/12/1513983783_sq42logo_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Squadron 42, the single-player companion to Star Citizen being developed by Cloud Imperium Games, was demoed in a two-hour show. The demo featured actors such as Mark Hamill and Liam Cunningham. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizens-single-player-campaign-squadron-42-demoed">Read more...</a> vishal.laul@neowin.net (Vishal Laul) Fri, 22 Dec 2017 23:16:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizens-single-player-campaign-squadron-42-demoed Crytek sues Star Citizen developer CIG alleging breach of contract https://www.neowin.net/news/crytek-sues-star-citizen-developer-cig-alleging-breach-of-contract/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/05/1495296681_aegis-eclipse-l4-piece-5-atmospheric-flight-011b_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Crytek has filed a lawsuit against Cloud Imperium Games, the developer of Star Citizen, alleging it to be in breach of contract; the Star Citizen developer has called it &quot;a meritless lawsuit&quot;. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/crytek-sues-star-citizen-developer-cig-alleging-breach-of-contract">Read more...</a> vishal.laul@neowin.net (Vishal Laul) Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:36:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/crytek-sues-star-citizen-developer-cig-alleging-breach-of-contract Star Citizen Alpha 2.6.2 update now available, adds new ship, Mega Map feature and more https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-alpha-262-update-now-available-adds-new-ship-mega-map-feature-and-more/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/04/1491061713_squadron-battle-v2_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Alpha 2.6.2 update has arrived for Star Citizen, bringing the newly purchasable Drake Buccaneer ship, a new system to combat lengthy loading screens, ultra widescreen support and plenty more. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-alpha-262-update-now-available-adds-new-ship-mega-map-feature-and-more">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 01 Apr 2017 16:16:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-alpha-262-update-now-available-adds-new-ship-mega-map-feature-and-more Star Citizen plans to drop DirectX and exclusively use Vulkan graphics API https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-plans-to-drop-directx-and-exclusively-use-vulkan-graphics-api/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/03/1489932753_star_citizen_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The studio behind Star Citizen has revealed that they plan on using the Vulkan API going forward, effectively dropping support for DirectX 11, as well as previous intentions of using DirectX 12. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-plans-to-drop-directx-and-exclusively-use-vulkan-graphics-api">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:30:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/star-citizen-plans-to-drop-directx-and-exclusively-use-vulkan-graphics-api