I'm not a huge fan of the concept art either, but if the gameplay is good I'll buy it.
Bedshaped wrote:It's definately a dead or dying genre.
Besides X3 nothing else exists that was made in the last decade besides a few promising freeware stuff based on FreeSpace 2. As a huge fan of spacesim, I don't really like X3 either
It's an indie game, but this space sim looks like it will be interesting: viewtopic.php?f=6&t=43
The dev is really active on the forums, and says the game is close to release.