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Strategic Space Games

'Fleet Commander' by Arthur Nishimoto is a Star Wars Combat Simulator

— July 16, 2011 — Tech
'Fleet Commander' by grad student Arthur Nishimoto is the world's first Star Wars Fleet Commander game. Have you ever imagined what it would be like to be in an intergalactic war? With this interactive game, which was produced at the Electronic Visualization Laboratory at the University of Illinois in Chicago, you can.

The interactive game 'Fleet Commander' is displayed on a 20-foot multitouch display with an astounding resolution so you will always feel part of the action. This game is dubbed a real-time strategy game, so you always have to think on your feet. Although there may be no real-life consequences, you could destroy your ships or even lose your whole fleet. Even if you aren't a die-hard Star Wars fan, this game is stimulating enough for any gamer to appreciate.
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