WeX #24 – A (Star)Drive in the Country

Rob and Nate talk about the recent release of Stardrive 2, Galaxia: Remember Tomorrow, Galactic Civilizations 3 and the website redesign!   Music from Star Ruler 2’s official soundtrack     Show Notes: eXplorminate’s New Site Stardrive 2 Master of Orion 3 Sword of the Stars 2 Davey’s […]

StarDrive 2 Review

Space bears. Samurai space bears. I contemplated leaving my review of Zero Sum Games’ StarDrive 2 right there, but the truth is that samurai space bears are only a tiny piece of the icing atop the StarDrive 2 cake. And what a delightfully delectable cake it is! Ok, […]

Sid Meier’s Starships Review

In September 2014, 2K/Firaxis released Civilization: Beyond Earth (Civ:BE), a game that fractured the long-standing Civ community. It was an ambitious attempt that misfired at launch due to its similarities to Civilization V: Brave New World and a general lack of innovation, or “risks” as the developers put […]

Worlds of Magic Review

Review by: Troy Costisick Worlds of Magic is a straightforward sandbox 4X game. There are no racial quests, scenarios, or storylines for you to follow. It is pure 4X goodness. The object of the game is simple: destroy your enemies by either conquering all of their cities or […]

Star Ruler 2 Review

Blind Mind Studios’ Star Ruler 2 is a grand-scale 4X RTS that places players at the helm of building a complex sprawling empire, forged from the metaphorical space fires of rampant expansion, dominating conquest, and cunning diplomacy. Does that description sound appropriately epic enough for a game titled […]