Please Pardon Our Dust

We've recently had an issue with our WordPress Theme and are working to fix it. We're in the process of upgrading our site to a new, more modern layout. We're sorry for the possible heartache this may cause and we'll do our best to make it short lived! Thank you, eXplorminators!

PC Platform Showdowns & The Phoenix Point Fiasco

As some of you may have heard, Phoenix Point (the upcoming XCOM-like from the original designer of X-COM) has switched to exclusive sale and distribution on Epic Games Store (EGS) for an entire year. This of course has many people incensed, as people who backed the project on Fig or through subsequent pre-orders did so … Continue reading PC Platform Showdowns & The Phoenix Point Fiasco

Strategic eXpanse #32 – 2017 Game/eXpansion Of The Year Show!

Yep. It’s that time of year again! eXplorminate is proud to present what we believe are the best 4X game, 4X expansion and Most Improved 4X of 2017. Come and listen to esteemed e4X hosts Nate and Troy, as well as their guest panelists: Joshua, Mark and Dallin while they discuss all the candidates, winners, … Continue reading Strategic eXpanse #32 – 2017 Game/eXpansion Of The Year Show!

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

eXplorminate 3rd Birthday Giveaway!

When considering how we might celebrate our third birthday, we naturally focused on the number three. As always, we wanted to do a giveaway for all our fans, and this year we wanted to use “three” as part of the theme. But how could a site devoted to 4X games somehow tie itself to three? … Continue reading eXplorminate 3rd Birthday Giveaway!