Zandagort is a free online sci-fi strategy indie game. Reasons for you to play with it:
- complex gameplay: ecology, economy, trade, research, warfare, diplomacy
- map where you can really control your spaceships, not just start countdowns, with the possibility of tactical maneuvers
- finite servers, common enemy: Zandagort arrives at the end of each server to destroy mankind, and players who were enemies before have to collaborate to prevail
- strong community support: in-game chat, forum, private messages
- strong community nurturing noobs and creating the world and story of the game.
To register and play: http://hyperzanda.com (please check junk mail for confirmation email).