Just a quick post - this is £9.99 delivered from Play.com - cheapest elsewhere is £18. I've never played it - has anyone here?
Review: DarkStar One is an open-ended action/adventure title set in a huge universe populated by a variety of unique alien races. Players will take on the role of an intrepid young adventurer, Kayron Jarvis, as he explores space, upgrading and customizing his ship - the DarkStar One. The game's story, written by renowned German Fantasy and Science Fiction author Claudia Kern, will immerse players in a tale of action and intrigue as Kayron searches for answers surrounding the death of his father.
Freedom of choice - players can take a number of different paths and approaches to earn money and upgrades as they solve the mystery of the death of Kayron's father. Gamers choose to play as a trader, mercenary, smuggler, pirate or any combination thereof, customizing their tactics to suit their individual playing style. fully customizable and upgradeable ship - the DarkStar One. Players can create a fast attack boat, heavy cruiser or a hybrid of the two styles from parts purchased or captured from enemies. More than 200 weapons, shields and equipment upgrades - including rockets, torpedoes and mines, each featuring a special tactical or trade benefit.