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Lux Alliance is coming to Steam on June 7th...
May 19, 2017

A milestone release of Lux Alliance onto the Steam platform is scheduled for June 7th! We are excitedly preparing for this big launch to a large new audience. If you have any feedback or suggestions, NOW is the time to send them in, so they can make it into the Steam launch. Feel free to reply to email us at with your comments...

Lux Alliance 1.7 includes an enhanced battle display, giving a better idea of the outcome of each region's conflict.

Lux Alliance multi-player games!
We continue to host a variety of online multi-player rooms. Click the 'Network Games' button to see the list of online games. The ones in green have available spots to play. Join a room and type /play to be a player!

Most online games of Lux Alliance have a 24-hour or longer timer, which allows you to take 1 turn a day in an ongoing strategic war. Look out for some faster-turn rapid-pace online games coming in early June as well.

Download Lux Alliance 1.7 now!
Available for Mac, Windows and Linux.

New Lux Alliance Map: Civil War - Pea Ridge:
The Battle of Pea Ridge was an early conflict in the American Civil War. Re-enact this historical battle for Arkansas and Missouri as a 2v2 team map for Lux Alliance.

Find this new map in the Map Manager inside Lux Alliance.

Yours in world domination,
Dustin Quasar Sacks
Sillysoft Games

LUX Capture The Flag
February 18, 2017

Lux Alliance version 1.5 is now available to download. This update includes a Capture The Flag game mode! When flags are in play, if 1 team captures all the flags they win the game.

This release also includes 3 CTF map variants:
American Civil War - CTF, World War II - CTF, and World War 2 Europe - CTF.

American Civil War - CTF

Your feedback on CTF mode is welcomed. We have some fresh CTF focused maps coming up as well. We are also working on more collaborative AI as well as other tweaks, as we approach a release of Lux Alliance onto the Steam platform, targeted for the end of March...

Lux Alliance is our follow-up game to Lux Delux, involving team-strategy and simultaneous turns.

yours in domination,
Dustin Quasar

PS: Quasar's indie band has just released a new environmental rock song Praise to the Water (feat. MC Save The Whales). Give it a listen :)

Luxy Autumn
November 25, 2016

Congrats to all of the Luxtoberfest 13 award winners!


We are prepping to bring our game Lux Alliance onto the Steam platform in early 2017. Sorry for the wait. Please keep letting us know if there are things that you would like to see tweaked.

We're looking to add more language translations for Lux Alliance (most languages are needed) and Lux Delux (looking to add Chinese and Korean). If you can help, please download those linked languages file or contact us.


Check out the new Lux Delux map SILKEN SAILS, created by Centrico.

Best wishes,
Dustin Quasar,
Sillysoft Games

Lux Update
October 23, 2016

The 2016 Lux Awards are now open for voting! You get to choose the winners...

2016 Lux Award Categories:
- Best Map (2016 map list)
- Best Host (2016 host list)
- Rookie of the Year (2016 rookie list)
- Most Entertaining Player
- Most Sportsmanlike Player
- Best Forum Influence
- Hall of Fame - Lifetime Achievement (current inductees)

You can send in up to 3 votes for each category.
Submit your votes now via email reply. Thanks for taking part!

Winners will be announced live online on Sunday October 30th during the award ceremonies (at 3pm Pacific / 6pm Eastern / 10pm London / 11pm Berlin time / 9am Monday Sydney). Join the FEST room in the network game list to be there.


Luxers with elections coming up soon, please take advantage of your right to vote! We have the power to affect positive change. In honor of democracy I have produced a rock song: We Are The Government!

stay silly,
Dustin Quasar

Luxtoberfest 13
September 30, 2016

October features our 13th Annual Luxtoberfest Celebration!

See that link for the schedule of events, including Twitch Speed Games during opening weekend, an All-Time High-Seeds tournament on October 8th, and more! Seek your Fortune, or play the Fool...

-- Lux DLX Mobile Updates --

We have just released updates to both the iOS version and Android version of Lux DLX. It now features enhanced maps, tweaks to fit modern devices, and Biohazard game mode on all platforms, to nuke out random countries on the map each game! We'll be continueing to tweak the mobile versions going forward, please let us know if you encounter any issues.

-- Italian Unification map --

Italian Unification is a newly available map, created by our beloved cartographer Mark Bauer. You can find it inside the map download area of Lux!

Italian Unification map

"After Napoleon's defeat, the Congress of Vienna returned Italy to a patchwork of kingdoms ruled over by the prevailing European powers. Nationalism begins to rise across the countryside as cries for a Risorgimento intensify. Revolutionary movements take hold and soon the entire peninsula is at war, each faction with their own visions of a new unifed Italy."


PS: You can always retrieve your old registration code here if need be.

Hope to see you online during this year's Luxtoberfest!
Dustin Quasar,
Sillysoft Games

Lux Alliance diplomacy game is a simultaneous-turns team strategy boardgame. Diplomacy meets Axis & Allies game.

Lux Delux advanced Risk game with over 800 maps, hard AI, and online multi-player.

American History Lux takes you through the wars of USA history. — Ancient Empires Lux spans Babylon to the Roman Empire.

Lux Touch iOS risk game, and Lux DLX let you conquer the world on your iPhone, iPod, and iPad. Lux DLX android risk game

Meowzers Action Cats is a feline fun mobile game. Romp with cute cats on your phone and tablet.

Sillysoft makes games for Mac OS X, Windows XP/Vista/7 and Linux. Also mobile games for iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touch.

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