Star Citizen
03. How to play

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The Universe Awaits

Hello prospective and new citizens! This seven-part video series will take you through the Star Citizen basics, from account creation, to traversal on foot and in spaceships, to exploration and combat fundamentals.

So, You Want to Play Star Citizen

Want to see what this Star Citizen thing is all about? Start here for a step-by-step guide to creating an account, acquiring a game package, and getting into the ‘verse.

Welcome to Port Olisar

Now that you have an account, a game package, a ship, and a character, it’s time to take to the stars! This tutorial will get you up and moving and introduce you to your trusty ship.

Systems online
Prepare for flight

The
Mustang Alpha Starter Pack

Speed and maneuverability with sleek style.

$45.00 USD
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The
Aurora MR Starter Pack

Versatile utility ship with combat capabilities.

$45.00 USD
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*Note: Star Citizen Alpha 3.5 is currently available to download and play. Additional features and updates will be released as they are developed.

Show PC Requirements

* Windows 7 (64bit) with Service Pack 1, Windows 8 (64bit), Windows 10 - Anniversary Update (64bit)
* DirectX 11 Graphics Card with 2GB RAM (4GB strongly recommended)
* Quad Core CPU
* 16GB+ RAM
* SSD strongly recommended