Percentile Rank

Stellaris: Apocalypse is ranked in the 34th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 7 critic reviews
Fair Man

OpenCritic Rating

68

Top Critic Average

67%

Critics Recommend

Based on 7 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

Rock, Paper, Shotgun
Unscored
Unscored
Feb 26, 2018

Every part of Stellaris is still here; the pieces have just been rearranged, neatly.

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Scored Reviews

TechRaptor
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Mar 6, 2018

Stellaris' Cherryh update does much to make combat actually enjoyable, while the Apocalypse DLC acts like extra frosting on an already delightful cake, though it's definitely not going to be for everyone given the nature of the game and the learning curve.

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Hardcore Gamer
4 / 5.0
4 / 5.0
Mar 7, 2018

Paradox has always made fantastic strategy games and while Stellaris proved different it still found a base.

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MonsterVine
4 / 5
4 / 5
Feb 28, 2018

Stellaris is finally where it was meant to be. God save our free time.

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Hu3br
Feb 26, 2018

Mostly overshadowed by Stellaris 2.0 Update, Apocalypse is a solid, albeit light on content expansion.

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GameWatcher
6 / 10.0
6 / 10.0
Feb 22, 2018

A needed yet ultimately disappointing expansion.

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Cubed3
5 / 10
Cubed3
Eric

Top Critic

5 / 10
Feb 25, 2018

This new DLC, Stellaris: Apocalypse, and the major update to the base game, overhaul some serious systems, but the root problem of the title still remains. It simply is too grindy, too 'bureaucratic,' and simply takes too long to do anything interesting.

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