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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 know how hectic life can […]

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Thea 2 To Have Modding Tools And More

Work continues on the sequel to our 2015 Game of the Year, Thea 2! The latest update reveals new editing tools, giving modders the ability to: Do your own scripting to add extra features Reward and include all players in an event – setting challenges that can be faced by all player groups, giving rewards like resources, xp or research […]

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Thea 2 – The Story So Far…

Time is always moving forward. Whether it’s plodding slowly, or flying by quickly really depends on the situation you happen to find yourself in. That’s what “Baba” always told me. The world of Thea is no different. In our Thea 2: The Shattering reveal, we found out that all is not well in Thea. The Long Night, otherwise known as […]

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eXplorminate’s GotY/XotY Awards!

It was the weekend before Christmas, and all through the house, eXplorminate staffers argued about the best game of 2016. Not only that, they also argued about the best eXpansion of 2016. Previous awardees Endless Legend (2014’s GotY winner) and Thea: the Awakening (2015’s GotY winner) were both heavily discussed as well. The field was rather strong this year, but […]

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Monday Modness – Distant Worlds: Universe

DasTactic aka DAS24680 – Distant Worlds: Universe Welcome to week six of our Monday Modness series. Modders have many skills, and some of them utilize those skillsets to reach their audience in unique ways. This week we’re going to interview DasTactic, formerly known as DAS24680. I’ve been watching his YouTube videos for a good long while. What I didn’t know […]

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Friday eXcursion: XCOM 2

XCOM 2 is amazing. The end. Oh, right, that’s too short. Okay, let’s start from the beginning. In 2012, Firaxis released XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a reboot of the XCOM series from 1994. It was a great game, with a few missing features that the fans were clamoring for. So, in 2013, Firaxis released a full expansion called Enemy Within. It […]

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Monday Modness – Warlock 2: Renaissance mod

Chumley – Warlock 2 – Renaissance Mod Have you ever played a game and felt like the developers just didn’t go far enough? Sure you have! Warlock 2 was one such title. At release, it felt like little more than an update to the original title. Despite the added content that soon followed, it still felt incomplete. Something was off. […]