Delta Tao Software, Inc. has released a new version of Spaceward Ho!, bringing it to version 5. Spaceward Ho! is a strategy simulation game set in the wide expanse of space. The latest version features numerous enhancements including full Internet playing support and a new interface. According to Delta Tao Software:
Delta Tao Software, Inc. today released Spaceward Ho! 5 -- for Macintosh only.
This classic space strategy game has been a favorite of the Macintosh community for years, gaining a fanatic following and much critical acclaim, including induction into the MacWorld Game Hall of Fame and inclusion on the Next Generation list of the greatest electronic games of all time.
Spaceward Ho! 5 has many improvements over its forebears:
- full Internet play via the spacewardho.net server
- MacOS 8/9 and X compatibility
- fiendishly smart AI now uses tankers and biological ships
- grouped fleets, multi-star paths, multi-way battles, attack stances, and much more
You can find more information about the latest version of Spaceward Ho! at the Delta Tao Software, Inc. Web site. Upgrades from version 4 are available for4 US$29.95, while the full version is available for US$39.95.