The XX Show #12 – Top 12 4X Games of All Time.

Ladies and gentlemen, it is time to discuss the top 12 4X games of all time as of July 1st 2018. So, what qualifies for Greatest of all Time, aka the 4X GoaT, many things, but the game needs to not only stand the test of time, but must truly introduce multiple mechanics (new or polished). … Continue reading The XX Show #12 – Top 12 4X Games of All Time.

Six Age: Ride Like the Wind Announcement!

There are a few games from 1990’s that never received direct sequels, yet which live on to this day in legend as all time great strategy games. Ascendancy, Alpha Centauri, Master of Magic, and many others are still played twenty years later, leaving gamers pining for a sequel or a spiritual successor. Today, we can … Continue reading Six Age: Ride Like the Wind Announcement!

Mobile Market Machinations: An eXposition

Every so often the pendulum of conversation in eXplorminate’s discussion group swings back towards the topic of mobile gaming. The prevailing attitude appears to be one of skepticism, particularly among those who haven’t really dug into the mobile marketspace directly. Many have the perception that most mobile games are casual, free-to-play (F2P), in-app purchase (IAP) … Continue reading Mobile Market Machinations: An eXposition

Pandora: First Contact – Eclipse Of The Nashira Review

Pandora: First Contact, released in 2013 by Slitherine and developed by Proxy Studios is a futuristic take on mankind’s colonization of a new and alien world. As usual, the story begins as humanity has managed to completely ruin the Earth, so we have left home and brought our wasteful habits to the stars. When it … Continue reading Pandora: First Contact – Eclipse Of The Nashira Review