Quarter 1, 2018 Statistical Analysis

As many of you know, there has been a change to the way Valve handles users’ libraries. What once was open information for anyone to view, is now private by default. The reasons and ethics of that change have been hotly debated. This article is not about that. Instead, I’m doing what may be my … Continue reading Quarter 1, 2018 Statistical Analysis

Eador: Imperium Review

For the last few years, I’ve made it no secret that I have grown tired with the number of Space 4X games that have hit the market. Since 2014, there have been 16 Space 4X titles launched with another six (that we know of) in early access or closed beta. Amid this flood of space-based … Continue reading Eador: Imperium Review

Weekly Exchange #146 – Andromedan Dawn.

Join Nate and Troy as they bring you all the important information on all of your favorite 4X and strategy games! This week they talk about Interstellar Space: Genesis, Endless Space 2, Galactic Civilizations 3, Oriental Empires, Eador: Imperium, Steam and much much more. As well as continued coverage for your other favorite 4X and strategy games! … Continue reading Weekly Exchange #146 – Andromedan Dawn.

The Core Mechanism Of 4X Part 1: An eXposition

I recently got into a debate with my good friend and colleague Oliver on our internal eXplorminate forums about what is or isn’t a 4X game. The staff has these debates every now and then, usually sparked by a game that doesn’t exactly fit the pure 4X definition - games like Total War: Warhammer, Sorcerer … Continue reading The Core Mechanism Of 4X Part 1: An eXposition

Weekly eXchange #142 – Patreon Speaks!

Join Nate and Troy as they bring you all the important information on all of your favorite 4X and strategy games! This week they talk about Alliance of the Sacred Suns, Galactic Civilizations 3, Barons of the Galaxy, Endless Space 2 and much much more. As well as continued coverage for your other favorite 4X and strategy games! … Continue reading Weekly eXchange #142 – Patreon Speaks!

Weekly eXchange #127 – Valve Does It Again.

Join Nate and Troy as they bring you all the important information on all of your favorite 4X and strategy games! This week they talk about Children of the Galaxy, Sins of a Solar Empire, Stellaris, Space Tyrant, Galaxial, Total War, Planar Conquest, Offworld Trading Company and much much more. As well as continued coverage for your … Continue reading Weekly eXchange #127 – Valve Does It Again.

Best Friend Forever Giveaway

Valentine’s Day 2017 is almost upon us, at least in the US. Most people dread this “holiday” and the stress that comes along with spending a lot of money on frivolous things for your significant other that might go unappreciated. We’d like to change that. Now, we are not saying that your significant others aren’t … Continue reading Best Friend Forever Giveaway