X3: Albion Prelude Announced and Trailer/Screens

Total freedom in a realistically simulated universe
Egosoft today announced that X3: Albion Prelude, a new challenge in the X3 series, will be available on December 15th, 2011, for PC and Mac. Preparing the launch of X Rebirth coming in 2012, X3: Albion Prelude includes a new plot that throws you into the power struggle between corporations at a time of war, more than 30 new ships and stations, a new Stock Exchange feature allowing advanced investment strategies, support for head tracking, and more. Note that X3: Albion Prelude will not be compatible with save games from X3: Terran Conflict. A trailer and three screenshots have been inserted in our download area.