It's supposed to be coming out on Impulse as well, but it's not showing up on their Coming Soon list, so who knows when it will drop there.
It was developed by Bob Smith, project director/lead designer for Medieval 2: Total War, amongst other titles.
He's interviewed on the Three Moves Ahead podcast, available here.
Looks like a good, old school, 4X galactic romp:
Edit: Added link to Three Moves Ahead podcast interview with Bob Smith.
Edit the second: Weird, it looks like the podcast is embedded at the top of this post. Well, now you can listen to it from here