I'm just too god damn lazy to learn x4 games outside of civilization.
I load it up, look at the tech tree, and nope right out of it.
Particularly the space ones are hard for me to get into, something about the maps in civilization connect me more to the game than the space ones where i get one planet and a bunch of text telling me what the planet is like.
I see cattle along that river, ooo i want that cattle! I read about some xenoargriculture upgrade on the seventh planet of system x352 and im just like... ok....