Battlestar Galactica Online is a free-to-play browser-based MMO developed by European casual MMO giant Bigpoint and based on the popular Battlestar Galactica IP. Players choose the Human or Cylon faction, climb into a Colonial Viper or Cylon Raider (or other) ship, and commence to blasting the enemy into spacedust.
BSGO is set in the time frame of the TV series just after the Battlestar Galactica and the Battlestar Pegasus meet. Branching off from the TV story there, the two battlestars become lost in space, heavily damaged and low on supplies, and from there must return to known space on the other side of the galaxy. Meanwhile, the Cylons are trying to keep the Colonials from finding the resources needed to gather their strength, and press their attack in hopes of destroying the Humans once and for all.
Battlestar Galactica Online developers have announced the addition of several new content features arriving with the latest patch. New features include advanced flight controls, a new Battlespace Sector and a public test server for players to get advanced looks at forthcoming content.
The Battlestar Galactica Online team have announced that the Festival of Kobol has officially commenced and will run through August 12th. During the festival, players will have a chance to win in-game rewards, many of them limited editions, and to participate in fun games.
Battlestar Galactica Online has been out for a whole year and has undergone some big changes since launch. We managed to catch up to Producer Tess Treadwell to talk about BGO's first year and more. Read on!
Battlestar Galactica Online will soon be celebrating its first anniversary and the dev team has some gifts for players logging into BGO between April 30th and May 6th. The exact nature of the gifts remains unknown, but players logging in each day during the week, will have access to a nifty prize package as well as an increased Daily Merit Cap.
Battlestar Galactica Online is a browser based MMO based on the popular television show of the same name. We've been jetting around space in BGSO and putting it through its paces. See how it fared in our latest review.