Monday eXcursion: EVERSPACE

Of all the many video game species that have gone extinct in my lifetime, I think I miss the single player spaceship sim the most. Oh sure, there are games out there like EVE Online and Elite: Dangerous. But for those of us who fell in love with the old X-Wing series (especially its pinnacle … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: EVERSPACE

The XX Show #7 – Indie Games.

Join Nate and Troy as they discuss indie games and the role Steam has played in promoting them. Indie games are beginning to dominate the volume of new releases on Steam, and therefore are becoming an important issue to consider. In this episode, the hosts examine to what extent the market may be flooded with … Continue reading The XX Show #7 – Indie Games.

Friday eXcursion: FTL

There may be no game more emblematic of the state of modern PC gaming than FTL: Faster Than Light by Subset Games. FTL is a procedurally-generated, retro-graphics, board-game-inspired Roguelike from an indie developer. The game was successfully funded on Kickstarter, released on Steam and is currently available for PC, Mac and iPad. All it needs … Continue reading Friday eXcursion: FTL