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 […]

Europa Universalis IV ReeXamination #1

Paradox’s DLC strategy is a pricing model I’d like to see other game developers adopt. With each of their mini-expansions, they release a fairly substantial patch that fixes bugs, polishes existing content, as well as adding new content to introduce or extend gameplay. For the players who want […]

Oriental Empires Announced!

A new 4X published by Iceberg Interactive, Oriental Empires looks to be some really exciting things with the genre! Here’s the official press release, with plenty of screenshots below it: Become Supreme Ruler of Ancient China in Oriental Empires (PC) Iceberg Interactive to Publish 4x Strategy Game Oriental […]

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, […]