Freelancer is an epic space
adventure that combines a deep storyline; the action of 3-D space-combat; the
exploration of a dynamic, living universe; and trading in a rich galactic
economy where the player's decisions drive the action.
Open-ended universe - Gamers can select to play random missions or follow the
storyline. The universe is open for exploration, and the game advances based on
decisions players make.
Dynamic reputation - The players reputations constantly evolve as they choose
their missions, make allies or enemies and succeed or fail.
styles of play - Players can choose to act like bounty hunters, traders, pirates
or explorers for different gameplay experiences.
Trading - Commodity trading turns the gears of the universe. Mining planets
churn out valuable minerals while agriculture planets cultivate grain. Players
must find the best trade routes in order to profit.
Compelling storyline - More than two hours of in-game cinematics plunge players
into the mysteries of a vast planetary system. Character interaction will
emotionally involve players in an intriguing and compelling storyline, giving
them a sense of purpose.
Vibrant, rich universe - Political intrigue permeates almost every aspect of the
game. Players’ decisions affect the dynamic relationships of other characters,
and ultimately alter the gameplay experience.
Simple combat interface - The intricacies of space combat can be mastered via a
simple and intuitive mouse-driven interface.