Stars In Shadow Stargate Update

After a strong Early Access launch, Stars in Shadow from Ashdar Games’ is getting its first big EA content push. Titled Stargate, this update introduces two new fully-playable factions: the Phidi Combine and Ashdar Imperials. It also includes the new Mercenary and Stargate mechanics, along with the usual […]

Thea: The Awakening Turns One!

Greetings and salutations fellow 4X and strategy fans. Thea the Awakening, our 2015 game of the year, turned one last week. Thea, a mostly self-published title failed two Kickstarter campaigns, but sold over 100k copies anyway. Why mention such a negative stat? Easy, the community was just not […]

Stellaris ReeXamination #1

The case files for Stellaris are curious. When it launched earlier this year, expectations for Paradox’s “4X meets grand strategy in space” were quite high. And for a good reason! Paradox’s long-running Europa Universalis and Crusader Kings franchises are highwater marks in the world of strategy gaming. Stellaris […]