Master of Orion, the reboot of the epic 4X sci-fi strategy game that was originally published by Microprose way back in 1993, will arrive as an early access release in just over a week, with an impressive cast of voice actors in tow: Luke Skywalker, Mr. Worf, Freddy Krueger, Wash, Q, Howling Mad Murdock, and a wack of others.
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Play Master of Orion at the PC Gamer Weekender in London from March 5-6.
The trailer is the fun way to see who’s taking part, and it also reveals a brand new playable race, but if you just want to get to it (and also if you want the full list of voice actors, rather than a highlight reel), just cast your eyes ever so slightly downward. (I’d recommend watching the trailer anyway, though.)
- Troy Baker (The Last of Us) – Klackon Advisor and Psilon Emperor
- JB Blanc (Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy TV Series) – Bulrathi Advisor, Meklar Advisor, and additional voices
- Sara Cravens (Halo 5: Guardians) – Additional voices
- Kat Cressida (Fallout 4) – Mrrshan Empress
- John de Lancie (Star Trek: The Next Generation) – Human Emperor
- Michael Dorn (Star Trek: The Next Generation)- Narrator
- Robert Englund (Nightmare on Elm Street) – Terran Emperor
- Nika Futterman (Star Craft II: Legacy of the Void) – Darlok Advisor and Mrrshan Advisor
- Jean Gilpin (Halo 5: Guardians) – Klackon Empress
- Mark Hamill (Star Wars saga) – Alkari Emperor
- John Kassir (Tales from the Crypt) – Alkari Advisor and additional voices
- Misty Lee (Star Wars: Battlefront) – Silicoid Advisor
- Sumalee Montano (Fallout 4) – Terran Advisor
- Nolan North (Uncharted Series) – Darlok Emperor and Sakkra Emperor
- Dwight Shultz (Star Trek: The Next Generation) – GNN Anchor
- Roger Craig Smith (Regular Show) – Sakkra Advisor
- Fred Tatasciore (Family Guy) – Bulrathi Emperor and Silicoid Emperor
- Alan Tudyk (Firefly) – Psilon Advisor
- Kari Wahlgren (Rick and Morty) – Human Advisor and GNN Anchor
Publisher WG Labs also
announced that the Collector’s Edition of Master of Orion, which includes the original MOO trilogy, “retro art Pixel Ships,” a digital artbook, soundtrack, and the new Terran Khanate race, will be available on Steam Early Access and GOG’s Games In Development on February 26, and will cost $50/EUR46. The standard edition will be available when the game goes into full release.