This game is going to be exactly like sins of a solar empire. Only a select group of individuals know about it before it is realized, engorge (is that how you spell it?) themselves in the wonderful beta and tell all their friends about it so the community slowly trickles with new life.
Every website or magazine or whatever you look at for games has this game on the front page with 9.0s or higher then all the peoples say "oooooo!" and click it.
That is IF you can make this game live up to the hype that has been embedded in my miniscule brain. (please oh please make it bug free and optimized