Oriental Empires Review

China is old. Like, really, really old. I am not talking about when the area was first settled two-million to one-quarter million years ago, no. I am talking about the proto-Chinese culture that may have existed as far back as 7000 BCE. How does one go about capturing all of that history? Especially since the … Continue reading Oriental Empires Review

WH40K Gladius: Relics Of War Preview/Q&A

As a long time fan of the various Warhammer tabletop games from Games Workshop, I have always wondered what a 4X title set in that universe would be like. Yes, there are more than a few to choose from, but that 40,000 Grimdark variant was always my favorite. Well, Slitherine’s announcement of Warhammer 40K Gladius: … Continue reading WH40K Gladius: Relics Of War Preview/Q&A

Friday eXcursion: XCOM 2 – War Of The Chosen

It has been a long and arduous journey to get here, Commander. You have finally discovered the secret of the Elders after a brutal final battle at their secret headquarters deep below the surface of the Pacific ocean. Your avatar is barely able to hold the teleportation gate open for your elite squad to escape … Continue reading Friday eXcursion: XCOM 2 – War Of The Chosen

eXplorminate’s 3rd Year

Greetings and salutations eXplorminators! Another year has come and gone. It was an exciting one at that with a lot of surprises, both good and bad. I'm sure you are wondering what I mean by that. Well, let me tell you. This year saw the official departure of our founder, Rob “Devildog” Honaker. We all … Continue reading eXplorminate’s 3rd Year