Galactic Civilizations II: The Dark Avatar looks better, too. The graphics have been given a bit of polish. Asteroid fields give the universe that lived-in look, and they make for handy industrial production zones, too. The tech tree is now a lot easier to navigate and plan with, putting the final touches on the many tweaks developer Stardock has made to that crucial screen. The popular ship design mode has been expanded to allow you to use templates of designs you like, and includes even more options for making your ships appear fearsome.