Category: Previews

Thea: The Awakening Preview

Back in September, eXplorminate did a preview article outlining all the upcoming 4X and strategy games for our next “fiscal” year. One that we mentioned as “quickly becoming one of our most anticipated indie titles” was Thea: The Awakening. Well, the developers at Muha Games have not disappointed. […]

XCOM 2 Preview

Let me begin with a confession: I am a huge XCOM fanboy! I loved the original XCOM and its eXpansions/sequels from the ‘90s. I loved the Firaxis reboot – XCOM: Enemy Unknown/Within. I adore the Long War mod. I just love it. I didn’t even hate the 3rd-person […]

Thea: the Awakening Q&A

Greetings and Salutations everyone. Nate “Nasarog” Lobos here with another Q&A session. This time, we’ll be talking to the developers from Muha Games about their upcoming release, Thea: the Awakening, a game set in Medieval-like times with a slavic twist. Founded in 2010, Muha Games is a small independent […]

Lord of Rigel Q&A

Greetings and Salutations! This week we interviewed the developers for Lord of Rigel from Rhombus Studios. I’d like to introduce myself first. My name is Nate also known as Nasarog, and I’m the co-founder of eXplorminate4x.com, the premier 4X and strategy website on the internetz. With the resurgence […]

Java MoO Q&A

We recently reached out to Ray Fowler, the man behind Java MoO, a reboot of Master of Orion. Java MoO is a two-man (Ray and an artist) effort to bring back the magic of the original Master of Orion by updating the art and maintaining the original gameplay […]

Pocket Space Empire Q&A

The lead developer, Krzysztof Koźmik, has graciously agreed to an email interview with eXplorminate4x.com. “Chris” posts as Silver Lemur on our forums, and we’re very excited to get to talk about his new game. Pocket Space Empire (PSE) is a new space 4X game in development. The idea […]

Remnant Kicks Off!

Are you bummed you missed out on Kickstarters for games like Stardrive, Predestination, Worlds of Magic, or John Shafer’s At the Gates? Here’s an opportunity to not miss an opportunity! A. Scott McCallum (creator of Fractured) is kickstarting a new 4X game called Remnant. Remnant is a RTS […]

Predestination Preview

If you love science fiction and 4X games, this is a banner year for you. From AAA studios releasing new titles, mid-tier studios doing their first sequels and small indie studio startups putting forth their first entry into the genre, 2015 is a sci-fi aficionados 4X paradise. One […]