Monday eXcursion: Battlestar Galactica – Deadlock

Slitherine Ltd. is a publisher best known for its turn-based boardgame-like strategy titles. Occasionally they branch out, however, teaming up with developers who have a different take on strategy. Battlestar Galactica: Deadlock (BSG:D) is one such game, produced by an Australian indie developer called Black Lab Games. If you missed Black Lab Games’ 2015 title … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: Battlestar Galactica – Deadlock

Monday eXcursion: Steel Division – Normandy ’44

In our beloved gaming community, World War II games always seem to spark strong feelings. Some players simply can’t get enough “dubya-dubya-two” but others are burned out from year after year of games focused on the iconic war. Hearts of Iron 4 and other WWII strategy series are somewhat niche and haven’t exactly been over-produced, so perhaps … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: Steel Division – Normandy ’44

Monday eXcursion: EVERSPACE

Of all the many video game species that have gone extinct in my lifetime, I think I miss the single player spaceship sim the most. Oh sure, there are games out there like EVE Online and Elite: Dangerous. But for those of us who fell in love with the old X-Wing series (especially its pinnacle … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: EVERSPACE

Monday eXcursion: Conquest – Frontier Wars

What if I told you that there was a real-time space strategy game that allowed you to explore star systems, colonize planets, build fleets, recruit admirals, and fight against strange alien races? And no, I’m not talking about Stellaris... Conquest: Frontier Wars (CFW) is a real-time strategy space game from Fever Pitch Studios, originally released … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: Conquest – Frontier Wars

Monday eXcursion: Brigador

  The Backstory The Great Leader is dead, and your home planet of Solo Nobre is in chaos. You have decided to join and fight for the Solo Nobre Concern (SNC), which means your legal citizenship has been revoked. You must bring three factions into submission: The Loyalists, Corvid, and Spacers. As the fighting intensifies, … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: Brigador