Monday Modness: StarDrive 2 Community AI Patch

We here at eXplorminate like to take matters into our own hands. In my review for StarDrive 2: Sector Zero, the big thing holding the game back was how the mid- and late-game AI struggled to put up a decent fight. Thankfully, enough other people in the eXplorminate family saw the same problem - and … Continue reading Monday Modness: StarDrive 2 Community AI Patch

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 … Continue reading Monday Modness – Distant Worlds: Universe

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 … Continue reading Monday Modness – Warlock 2: Renaissance mod

Monday Modness – Galactic Civilizations III and Friends

Welcome back, dear reader. Here we are with another fantastic modder, Naselus, who took a Galactic Civilizations III and put his own spin on it. His mod, the Insane Abundant Balance Mod, increases GalCiv3’s playability on larger maps. We’ll also talk about his mods for several other games from Stardock and Paradox Interactive. So, let’s … Continue reading Monday Modness – Galactic Civilizations III and Friends

Monday Modness – Civilizations IV: Fall From Heaven I/II

Welcome to week three of the Monday Modness eXtravaganza! When I think of mods, there is one total conversion mod for Civilization IV that comes to mind, and it puts many studio-released games to shame. So, let’s get to it and find out more. Kael - Civilization IV - Fall From Heaven I & II … Continue reading Monday Modness – Civilizations IV: Fall From Heaven I/II

Monday Modness – Pandora: Eclipse of the Nashira

Alexander "Ail" - Pandora: Complete Pandora: First Contact came out in November of 2013, almost a full year ahead of its terrestrial sci-fi cousin, Civilization: Beyond Earth. As a successor to the the classic 1999 hit Alpha Centauri, Pandora was not all that far off. The problem was the game had issues; most notably a … Continue reading Monday Modness – Pandora: Eclipse of the Nashira