||  

Achtung Panzer: Operation StarAcross the Dnepr: Second EditionAdvanced Tactics: GoldAfghanistan '11AI War: Alien Bundle Alea Jacta EstAlea Jacta Est- Parthian WarsAlea Jacta Est- The Cantabrian Wars - 29BCAlea Jacta Est- The Spartacus Revolt  73 BCAmerican Civil War  The Blue and the GrayBattle AcademyBattle Academy - Blitzkrieg FranceBattle Academy - Fortress MetzBattle Academy - Market GardenBattle Academy - Operation HuskyBattle Academy - Operation SealionBattle Academy - Rommel in NormandyBattle Academy 2 Battle of KurskBattle Academy 2: Eastern FrontBattle Academy Mega PackBattle of the Bulge Birth of RomeBook - Field of Glory 2.0 Book - Field of Glory Blood and GoldBook - Field of Glory Cities of GoldBook - Field of Glory Clash of EmpiresBook - Field of Glory Colonies and ConquestBook - Field of Glory Decline and FallBook - Field of Glory Duty and GloryBook - Field of Glory Emperors and EaglesBook - Field of Glory Empires of the DragonBook - Field of Glory Eternal EmpireBook - Field of Glory Immortal FireBook - Field of Glory Legions TriumphantBook - Field of Glory Lost ScrollsBook - Field of Glory NapoleonicBook - Field of Glory Oath of FealtyBook - Field of Glory RenaissanceBook - Field of Glory Rise of RomeBook - Field of Glory Storm of ArrowsBook - Field of Glory Swifter than EaglesBook - Field of Glory Swords and ScimitarsBook - Field of Glory Trade and TreacheryBook - Field of Glory Triumph of NationsBook - Field of Glory Wars of ReligionBook - Field of Glory Wolves from the SeaBrother Against BrotherBuzz Aldrin's Space Program ManagerCampaign Series: Middle East 1948 -1985Card game - Field of Glory: the Card GameChariots of WarCivil War IICivil War II The Bloody Road SouthClose Combat - Cross of IronClose Combat - Gateway to CaenClose Combat - Last Stand ArnhemClose Combat - Wacht am Rhein Close Combat: Panthers in the FogClose Combat: The Longest DayCommand Live: Don of a New EraCommand Live: Korean Missile CrisisCommand Live: Old Grudges Never DieCommand Live: Spratly SpatCommand Live: You Brexit, You Fix it!Command: Modern Air Naval Operations Wargame of the Year EditionCommand: Northern Inferno Commander - Europe at War GoldCommander - Napoleon at WarCommander - The Great War Conflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear!Conflict of Heroes: Ghost DivisionsConflict of Heroes: Storms of SteelConquest! Medieval RealmsDecisive Campaigns: Case BlueDecisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris Distant WorldsDistant Worlds - LegendsDistant Worlds - Return of the ShakturiDistant Worlds - UniverseDistant Worlds- ShadowsDrive on Moscow: War in the SnowDrums of WarEspana 1936Fantasy Kommander- Eukarion WarsField of GloryField of Glory - Decline and FallField of Glory - Eternal EmpireField of Glory - Immortal FireField of Glory - Legions TriumphantField of Glory - Oath of Fealty Digital VersionField of Glory - Rise of RomeField of Glory - Storm of ArrowsField of Glory - Swords and ScimitarsField of Glory - Wolves From The Sea Digital VersionField of Glory Battle PackFlashpoint Campaigns: Germany ReforgedFlashpoint Campaigns: Red Storm Player's EditionFrontline: Road to MoscowFrontline: The Longest DayGary Grigsby's War in the East: Don to the DanubeGary Grigsby's War in the East: Lost BattlesGary Grigsby's War in the East: The German-Soviet War 1941-1945Gary Grigsby's War in the West: Operation TorchGates of TroyGermany at War: Barbarossa 1941Hannibal: Rome and Carthage in the Second Punic WarHannibal: Terror of RomeHellHeroes of NormandieHeroes of Normandie: 21st Panzer DivisionHeroes of Normandie: US RangersHISTORY Great Battles MedievalHISTORY Legends of WarLast Days of Old EarthLegion Arena GoldLegion GoldLegions of SteelMagnificoMark H. Walker's Lock 'n Load: Heroes of StalingradNapoleon's CampaignsOrder of Battle: BlitzkriegOrder of Battle: KriegsmarineOrder of Battle: Morning SunOrder of Battle: Rising SunOrder of Battle: U.S. Marines Order of Battle: U.S. PacificOrder of Battle: Winter WarOrder of Battle: World War IIPandora: Eclipse of NashiraPandora: First ContactPanzer Corps Panzer Corps GoldPanzer Corps Grand Campaign '39Panzer Corps Grand Campaign '40Panzer Corps Grand Campaign '41Panzer Corps Grand Campaign '42Panzer Corps Grand Campaign '42 - '43 WestPanzer Corps Grand Campaign '43 EastPanzer Corps Grand Campaign '44 EastPanzer Corps Grand Campaign '44 WestPanzer Corps Grand Campaign '45 EastPanzer Corps Grand Campaign '45 WestPanzer Corps Grand Campaign Mega Pack '39 - '45Panzer Corps- Allied CorpsPanzer Corps: Afrika KorpsPanzer Corps: Operation Sea LionPanzer Corps: Soviet CorpsPanzer Corps: U.S. Corps '42Panzer Corps: U.S. Corps '43Panzer Corps: U.S. Corps 1944-1945Piercing Fortress EuropaPike & Shot iPadPike and Shot: Campaigns Polaris SectorPride of NationsPride of Nations - The American Civil War 1862Pride of Nations - The Franco-Prussian War 1870-1871Pride of Nations - The Scramble for Africa Campaign 1880Pride of Nations - The Spanish-American War 1898QvadrigaRavenmark: Scourge of EstellionRevolution Under Siege GoldRise Of Prussia GoldRise of Prussia Gold Upgrade KitScourge of War Gettysburg 150th Anniversary CollectionScourge of War: AntietamScourge of War: Brandy StationScourge of War: ChancellorsvilleScourge of War: GettysburgScourge of War: LignyScourge of War: Pipe CreekScourge of War: Quatre BrasScourge of War: WaterlooScourge of War: WavreSengoku Jidai: Deluxe DLC PackSengoku Jidai: Gempei KassenSengoku Jidai: Mandate of HeavenSengoku Jidai: Shadow of the Shogun Sengoku Jidai: Shadow of the Shogun Collector's EditionSmall GeneralSmall General: Eastern FrontSovereignty: Crown of KingsSpartanStar Hammer The Vanguard Prophecy Strategic Command WWII: War in EuropeStrategic War in EuropeTeam Assault: Baptism of FireThirty Years' WarTigers on the HuntTime of FuryTo End All WarsTo End All Wars: Breaking the DeadlockUnity of CommandUnity of Command - Black TurnUnity of Command:Red TurnVictory and Glory: NapoleonVietnam '65Warhammer 40,000: ArmageddonWarhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Angels of DeathWarhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Collector's EditionWarhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Da OrksWarhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Glory of MacraggeWarhammer 40,000: Armageddon - GolgothaWarhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Ork HuntersWarhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Vulkan's WrathWarhammer 40,000: Sanctus ReachWars of Napoleon

Product


Star Hammer The Vanguard Prophecy

Release Date: 4 JUN 2015

Language: English
Genre: Tactical, Strategic
Turns: Real-Time Pausable, Turn-Based WEGO
Complexity: Intermediate
Period: Sci-Fi


Developer
Black Lab Games


File Size: 663mb
Download Time:
- 56K Modem: 26hr 18min
- DSL or Satelite: 86min
- High Speed: 17min
Version: 1.00
Manual: PDF E-Book
Theatre: Space
Unit Scale: Individual (People, Planes, Tanks, etc.)
Players: 1
AI: Yes
PBEM: No
Game Requirements
Windows Vista/7/8/10
CPU: 2.0Ghz or higher
1Gb of RAM
256Mb DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
DirectX Compatible Sound Card

 

The Universe is a Dangerous Place

In the 22nd century, we left a dying earth so that a fortunate few could settle the new home we call Novus.

In time, we would learn that life on a frontier colony is neither prosperous nor peaceful. Our first encounter with the nautilid started with hostilities and confusion, and ended with sacrifice. Fourteen years later, our leaders remain politically entangled and unable to see the threats that linger, both afar and within our own walls…

Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy is a game of 3D tactical space battles. Play your part in the Second Contact War in a campaign with a branching story and over 60 missions, or create your own scenarios in skirmish mode battles.

Give your orders, and watch the results in explosive pausable real-time. Tailor your arsenal of crew abilities and assault class ships as your fleet grows with your command. Exploit the enemy’s weaknesses with superior positioning and flanking manoeuvres to inflict devastating damage.

Six classes of assaults ships are yours to command. Make precision strikes with the swift Swordfish Raiders, or lead from the bridge of a hulking Kraken Dreadnought. Change your tactics as you order reinforcements with stun guns, guided missiles, unmanned fighter drones and single-focus DEW beams.

The nautilid threat is as varied as it is innumerable, however, and they will not surrender. Use your wits to overcome the threat of disruption fields, bio-missiles and proximity mines. And not all opposition to your command comes from outside. Raise the shields of your capital ships and engage in devastating broadside combat with the renegade military conspiracists who call themselves the Remnant.

Will you obey the chain of command and strengthen Novus’ defenses, or take your opponents head-on by yourself?

  • View Enlargement
  • View Enlargement
  • View Enlargement
  • View Enlargement
  • View Enlargement
  • View Enlargement

Features

  • Fight for Novus and decide the outcome of the Second Contact War with a branching story that boasts over 60 missions.
  • WeGo tactical combat in 3D space, with gameplay that rewards strategic positioning and fleet coordination. Give your commands, then watch the results in pausable realtime.
  • Take command of a range of heavily armed  assault ships, including Raiders, Corvettes, Frigates, Destroyers, Battlecruisers and Dreadnoughts  - each with with their own weapons fitouts and unique functions.
  • Balance the energy core of each ship to focus on impenetrable defences, breakneck piloting or devastating assaults.
  • Manage your crew’s personalities and morale to tailor your flagship’s advantage in battle. Every crew member you enlist has their own personality traits, abilities and stories.
  • Measure your actions against the War Scale. Will your command be a legacy of calculated tactical bombardments, or aggressive and reckless assaults?
  • Take part in an ongoing war with no turning back. Choose who will be saved, order reinforcements to replace destroyed veteran ships, and shape the future of mankind’s second home.

Reviews - From the Press

Wargamer Review

Gaming lives review
8/10 -"That Steam user was right, Star Hammer is basically Star Wars Armada: The Video Game, and that makes me a very happy geek. It captures perfectly that tactical fleet experience, the strategy of positioning a fleet and the resource management you find in Armada. It brings to life that scale in everything but the clouds of fighters. Ships collide, broadsides are lined up and fired in to walls of alien ships firing strange organic muck your way."

Digitally Downloaded Review
4,5/5 - "Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy is a truly entertaining little strategy game. Offering just enough complexity to test a player's strategic thinking, it's backed by steady, effective aesthetic direction and a mass of scenarios that almost - almost! - make up for the lack of multiplayer to make for one of the finest indie games so far in 2015."

Hooked Gamers Review
7/10 - "A great blend of tactical gameplay followed by a quick burst of action."

Quick Search

Advanced Search

Select any of the criteria below to search our Store catalog.

Purchasing Options

Slitherine offers you the most extensive set of payment methods available in the industry.

The following choice of payment methods gives you the freedom to use the most convenient payment services.

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover/Novus, Diners Club



Digital Express Edition: This edition comes with a full color printed box, full color printed CD (with your order number and serial number printed on it) and a PDF E-Book indexed manual.
Standard Edition: This edition comes with a full color printed box, full color printed CD (with your order number and serial number printed on it), a Printed grayscale manual and a PDF E-Book indexed manual.
Collector's Edition: This edition comes with a full color printed box, full color printed CD (with your order number and serial number printed on it), a Printed full color manual and a PDF E-Book indexed manual.