updated 11:05 pm EDT, Tue June 23, 2009
Spore Galactic Adventures
Electronic Arts is expanding its Spore series, releasing Spore Galactic Adventures. The expansion features 16 missions in which the players earn new game elements such as weapons and experience to move through the ranks to become a space captain. The game also includes new planets that players can beam onto and play new adventures or use the "Adventure Creator" tool to create their own missions. User-generated characters and missions can be shared online through Sporepedia, the Spore library, which already totals 105 million creations.
The game also features an additional 10 missions created by the writers of the Robot Chicken TV show. The Robot Chicken adventures sends players on a mission to obtain a library card by finding the librarian her true love and save a pricess by defeating a demonic snowman.
Spore Galactic Adventures is immediately available in North America and will be released worldwide on June 25th. The game is rated TEEN by the ESRB. The expansion pack requires the original Spore and costs $30.