Stellaris

Grand Strategy meets Space 4xParadox has come up with an interesting space strategy game – a combination of 4x and RTS games, in that you don’t have turns, but battles, growth and turns happen over time intervals just like other paradox grand strategy games. In the beginning, you start off as a small civilization on…


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Hearts of Iron 4

I don’t know if i’ve mentioned this, but I’m a huge fan of Paradox titles ever since I got my hands on Europa Universalis 3. I’ve played almost every other title since then, except Hearts of Iron. And boy, was it hard to get a grip on this one. However, after watching a lot of…


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Civilization 4: Colonization – Religion and Revolution mod

Most of my reviews have been towards games and their updates or extension, but I’m going to introduce a retro game that you’ve probably never heard of. Civilization 4: Colonization – Religion and Revolution mod. A mod would be a familiar term if you’re a dedicated gamer. For the uninitiated, it is a customized version…


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Cities: Skyline

A casual but fun city simulator A city simulator that isn’t from Firaxis? Well, what a pleasant surprise. This time, the venerable Paradox Interactive delivers a city sim that dares to compete with the famous SimCity franchise. Who can blame them, after the many debacles that SimCity 4 faced with it’s online connectivity and oversimplification…


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Order of Battle: Pacific

You want strategy? You got it, general. Order of Battle: Pacificis a 4x strategy game published by Slitherine Ltd and designed by The Aristocrats. It’s a bit similar to Panzer General except it’s set in the pacific theater, as you’ve deduced by now. The game features a terrain that’s reminiscent of the Civilization series, with…


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Frozen Cortex

Where the world of jocks and nerds come together. Frozen Cortex is a futuristic sport simulator from Indie developer Mode7, a simulacrum of American football but with its own variation. In the long distant future, sports has been deemed too violent for people to play, not surprising since nerds are going to rule the world…


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Grow Home

A cute and charming game to while away your time. Grow home is a little pet project from Ubisoft. Yes, you read that right. A AAA game developer trying their hands on a cute and charming game. The whole premise of grow home is a bit contrived but makes for a fun play. You’re B.U.D,…


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Grey Goo

Like 50 Shades of Grey for RTS fans. Only this time with goo. Grey goo is a Real Time Strategy title from Petroglyph Games released on Jan 23 2015 featuring classical strategy mechanics in an apocalyptical grey goo scenario. If you’re not familiar with the term, it’s a scenario where renegade self-replicating AI robots consume…


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This War of Mine

A grim and immersive people simulation game. War, like thuglife is a hyper-glamourized theme in media and the entertainment industry. 11 Bit Studios takes a different spin on it, portraying it’s darker and often ignored side – how exactly does war affect the innocent civilians trapped in it’s wake? The question is asked easily, but…


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Shadowrun Dragonfall Director’s Cut

An immersive tactical RPG experience Shadowrun Dragonfall is perhaps the most ambitious project by Harebrained Schemes in their cyberpunk series Shadowrun. You take the role of a shadowrunner, a type of underground mercenary operator who sells his services to wealthy clients with less than noble agendas. However, you find yourself embroiled in a situation where…


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