As some of you may have heard, Phoenix Point (the upcoming XCOM-like from the original designer of X-COM) has switched to exclusive sale and distribution on Epic Games Store (EGS) for an entire year. This of course has many people incensed, as people who backed the project on Fig or through subsequent pre-orders did so … Continue reading PC Platform Showdowns & The Phoenix Point Fiasco
Reactor: Online All systems nominal in my gaming life, y’all. I’m not even going to pretend to be unbiased about BattleTech. I definitely have criticisms of this title and I’ll lay those out, but you’re reading a piece written by a guy who bought manuals and miniatures for the tabletop game when he was 15 … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: BATTLETECH
Historians, etymologists, and lexicographers may argue about the exact origins of the idiom “grain of salt,” but it’s clear that it has been a part of the English language since the Middle Ages. The phrase originates from Pliny the Elder’s account of the great monarch Mithridates who was obsessed with preventing himself from sharing his … Continue reading Monday eXcursion: Ancient Frontier
Join Nate, Troy and a special guest as they bring you all the important information on all of your favorite 4X and strategy games! This week they talk about Dawn of Andromeda, Stellaris, Alliance of the Sacred Suns, Civilization 6 and much much more. As well as continued coverage for your other favorite 4X and strategy games! … Continue reading Weekly eXchange #162 – BREAKING NEWS!!!