Battlestar Galactica is a franchise that needs no introduction. Being responsible for producing great books and a thrilling television series, it has gained a massive following since the years 1978.
Such following can be appreciated even to this date, and while the franchise has appeared in multiple platforms and entertainment media such as board games, books, and comics books and even the original series. There is one element which Battlestar Galactica is still famous.
We are talking about videogames, and the videogames from Battlestar Galactica are rather memorable by having great gameplay and being action filled. The setting of space traveling and spaceships wars is something that can really draw the attention of gamers.
Here are the best Battlestar Galactica video games that we should remember quite well thanks to their fame.
Battlestar Galactica (Ps2)
After a mini-series of the well-known franchise was first released back in the early 2000s, it gains enough attention from Sony to start a project in a videogame, This was known as a “Battlestar Galactica” a videogame featuring Commander Adama in his young age.
While the game focuses on completing different mission in the Battlestar Galactica way, with the original voice actors from the legendary series, and while the game is supposed to be based on the mini-series of the 2000s, it was primarily based on the original series back from the year 1970, another example is that there are aliens in this game while in the 2000s series isn’t.
Battlestar Galactica (Mobile)
With mobile games being so popular right now it was only a matter of time to see the appearance of Battlestar Galactica in these handhelds. An interesting project was first released in the year 2006, featuring mostly for java users.
The game puts us in the shoes of a rookie pilot trying to overcome the many different objectives and missions in the Battlestar Galactica in order to upgrade our rank while we do more than 20 missions and face the deadly Cylons.
Battlestar Galactica (2007)
Another reboot made entry for a new game, but in this case it was Microsoft the ones that were interested in the project, and released to their home console “Xbox 360” and since the game can be only accessible through Xbox live arcade, it received a great attention among die-hard fans of the saga.
Not to mention that it was one of the first games in the saga to possess online connectivity and multiplayer. As a simple game our objective consists of going thru the plot of the first two seasons and takes control of a viper pilot.
The overall opinion of the critics was moderated and alongside it received a great score by his time thanks to the design and gameplay.
While Battlestar Galactica has been a great space saga and a great entry for many to the world of sci-fi, it has the recognition of being a notable franchise with a great number of interesting video games and short series that truly put us in a great atmosphere.