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Europa Universalis IV Review

The date is November 11th in the year of our lord 1444, and Western Europe is on the move. Intrigants run the land and mercenary lords plan their next move behind closed doors. The King of Scotland had annexed Tyrone and Ulster, then summarily captured Munster and turned […]

My Lunch with Brad Wardell

When I started this website in September 2014, I had no idea how many great people I’d befriend as a result. First it was great people like Nasarog, Warmacblu, Marlowe, Davey and more that have directly and indirectly helped with the site. I’d soon find that the 4X […]

Dominions 4 Review

Dominions 4 is a turn-based fantasy strategy game produced by Illwinter. You play as a god attempting to rule the world. You use massive armies, wonderful magic, powerful artifacts and the strategic powers of a chess grand-master to defeat your enemies and ascend from Pretender God to Pantokrator […]

Faction Poll

It’s the 4X Faction Showdown! What 4X game has the best factions out of any of them? We compiled a list of some of our favorites, but if we missed yours, please add it in! This poll will run until May 15th, so get your voting in now!