I've been asked to rejoin eXplorminate and I feel like it's a really good time for me to return to my other baby. When I created eXplorminate, I never though I'd step back as long as I did, but such is life. That being said, I'll still post my various musings here and leave it … Continue reading Rejoining eXplorminate, but Not Deleting This!
I recently received early code for tomorrow's Early Access release of Pax Nova and haven't played much, but know that there are some people who are eagerly awaiting its release, so I started a "Let's eXplore" series to begin diving in to this promising 4X. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXsTNFJpfd4&feature=youtu.be I'll play it for a few episodes to give … Continue reading Let’s eXplore Pax Nova
I may be in the minority, but I still believe that ratings are a good indicator of how much I should consider a video game purchase. I don't just read one website, however, and tend to rely on a few game sites that I've come to trust over the years. Sometimes I've had to just … Continue reading My New Rating System and What It Means
The promising 4X game Pax Nova, a game that will attempt to mix terrestrial 4X with space 4X a la Emperor of the Fading Suns, just released a new video! Looks very interesting and I'm very excited for May 9th! https://youtu.be/VnOuSD26sQM
I've unfortunately been away most of the last month and more for work-related training, but I'm back as of today and plan on starting up the ol' writing machine again soon. I still want to do a full review of Endless Space 2 like I have with Galactic Civilizations 3 and Civilization 6, so that's … Continue reading Future Content and a Rating System
Stardock Entertainment initially released Galactic Civilizations 3 (GC3) almost four years ago at the time of this writing, so naturally, I figured it'd be good time to write a comprehensive review of the game. Not surprisingly, Stardock has done a pretty good job of supporting the game, despite the lukewarm reception it initially received. Four … Continue reading Galactic Civilizations 3: 2019 Review
As the reigning champion on my "4X Leaderboard", Endless Legend's Symbiosis expansion would have had to be pretty awful to drag the game down in my eyes. For those that don't know, Amplitude Studios has begun working with NGD Studios of the Master of Orion reboot fame (or infamy, depending on how you feel about … Continue reading Endless Legend: Symbiosis Review