Weekly eXchange #118 – Crusade Anticipation!

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 Eador: Imperium, Sovereignty: Crown Of Kings, Sorcerer King: Rivals, Space Sector, Dawn Of Andromeda, Galactic Civilizations 3, Endless Space 2 and much much more. As well as continued coverage for your other … Continue reading Weekly eXchange #118 – Crusade Anticipation!

Stars In Shadow Review

In the Shadow of Orion The original Master of Orion, published by MicroProse waaaaaaay back in 1993, is undoubtedly a classic. I know that’s like spouting “the sky is blue” or “water is wet” around these parts. MoO1 spawned a great sequel and an arguably not-so-great sequel to that sequel. Although MoO didn’t officially create … Continue reading Stars In Shadow Review

2016 End Of Year Statistical eXamination Part 2

In Part One, I reported just the facts about 4X games released within the lifespan of eXplorminate (2014 and on). In part 2, I’ll be offering my own analysis and observations. Before I jump into that, though, I do want to give a shout-out to SteamSpy.com, Steamcharts.com, and Metacritic. Without them, this kind of analysis … Continue reading 2016 End Of Year Statistical eXamination Part 2

Weekly eXchange #115 – 2017 Is Starting Strong!

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 Stars in Shadow, Dawn of Andromeda, Stellar Monarch, Endless Space 2, Stellaris, Civilization 6, XCOM 2's Long War 2 mod and much much more. As well as continued coverage for your … Continue reading Weekly eXchange #115 – 2017 Is Starting Strong!

Stars in Shadow Launches 1/19

In the shadows no longer! Stars in Shadow publisher Iceberg Interactive has announced that their 4X MoO-revival game will be officially released on January 19. The game will be available on Steam (naturally), as well as “other digital platforms” for $24.99. To celebrate the the launch, Iceberg has released a new trailer, which you can … Continue reading Stars in Shadow Launches 1/19

Weekly eXchange #113 – Happy New Year, Help Wanted!

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 eXplorminate's 5 most anticipated titles and upcoming 2017 4X list, the latest poll results, the Steam Winter sale, the Patreon Page and much much more. As well as continued coverage for … Continue reading Weekly eXchange #113 – Happy New Year, Help Wanted!

4X Titles For 2017

Well folks, another year has come to an end. We’ve had an amazing time, full of surprises - and some disappointments. As has become eXplorminate tradition, it’s time to take a look at what we’re looking forward to in the upcoming year. Last year’s list turned out to be pretty prescient, promising an epic year … Continue reading 4X Titles For 2017