Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 11/16/2009
Developer Positech Games
Publisher Positech Games
Steam App Id 41800

Gratuitous Space Battles

Who needs backstory? Who needs resource-gathering? Diplomacy is so last year. Gratuitous Space Battles cuts right to the chase of sci-fi strategy games, and deals with large, completely unjustified space battles between huge opposing space fleets.

Last Updated: 3/24/2024

1 Players In-Game
Player Score
  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Linux

About Gratuitous Space Battles

Gratuitous Space Battles is a Simulation, Indie, and Strategy game developed by Positech Games. On 11/16/2009, it was released on the Steam Store by Positech Games.

It can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

According to Steam’s category system, Gratuitous Space Battles supports the following features:

  • Family Sharing
  • Steam Trading Cards
  • Single-player
  • Multi-player

From the Steam community, Gratuitous Space Battles has been tagged with the following user tags:

  • Difficult
  • Multiplayer
  • Sandbox
  • Tactical
  • RTS
  • Tower Defense
  • Simulation
  • Spaceships
  • Sci-fi
  • Top-Down
  • Strategy
  • Indie
  • Action
  • Auto Battler
  • Moddable
  • Singleplayer
  • Physics
  • 2D
  • Space
  • Building

Media & Sceenshots

Watch the featured video for Gratuitous Space Battles and see the latest screenshots from the Steam Store.

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Gratuitous Space Battles DLC

Gratuitous Space Battles has 7 downloadable add-ons available for purchase on Steam which include Gratuitous Space Battles: The Order, Gratuitous Space Battles: The Swarm, and Gratuitous Space Battles: The Tribe.


Related Packages

Gratuitous Space Battles is referenced by 2 packages in the Steam Store. A package (or sub) is simply an item that can be purchased on Steam.


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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, March 24). Gratuitous Space Battles on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, March 24). Gratuitous Space Battles. Steam Community Hub.
  • Metacritic. (2024, March 24). Gratuitous Space Battles for PC Reviews. Metacritic.
  • Positech Games. (2023, July 10). Gratuitous Space Battles. Gratuitous Space Battles.


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