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Star Lords is the latest attempt to claim the 4x crown

Another year, another 4x space game to look at and wonder “will this be anywhere near as good as Master of Orion II?” Expectations have been dashed so many times before that it’s tempting to slip into cynicism; though that would be unfair, since Star Lords hasn’t exactly shown its hand yet.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

The x stands for fantasy: Amplitude announces 4x title Endless Legend

Amplitude Studios, know for their Endless Space title and lovely interfaces, has announced a fantasy-based 4x follow-up by the name of Endless Legend.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Iceberg Interactive signs another 4x space title: Star Lords

In their ongoing quest to sign up every 4x space strategy title in development, Iceberg Interactive has snapped up Star Lords.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Save the 4x space owls: StarDrive to launch on 26 April

Iceberg Interactive and Zero Sum Games have settled on a release date of 26 April for 4x title StarDrive, which will launch on Steam with a 10% discount.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

Standardising Release Dates: What Games Can Learn from Music

It seems almost unreal to be writing this sentence, but last week the music industry became more progressive about global release dates than games.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Mar 2015 | 0

Dragon Ball Xenoverse PC Port Impressions

I am possibly the worst person possible to look at Dragon Ball Xenoverse.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Mar 2015 | 2

StarDrive 2 Preview

I write this introduction from amidst the ashes of my StarDrive 2 empire.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Feb 2015 | 3

Mortal Kombat X has a story, and this trailer proves it

Story appears to be a rather important part of Mortal Kombat X, if this trailer is any indication.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Feb 2015 | 0

Elite: Dangerous talks Wing Beacons in beta 1.2 update

For one brief and beautiful moment I thought this update was about “wing bacon” in Elite: Dangerous, but beacons sound good too.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Feb 2015 | 3

Stardrive 2 feature complete, warping to you in April

Zero Sum Games have announced that Stardrive 2 will be boldly going to your hard drives in April.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2015 | 0

Resident Evil Revelations 2 PC Port Impressions

Resident Evil Revelations 2 has had my attention for awhile. This is less down to the game itself (although the prospect of a playable Barry Burton is certainly a welcome one) and more down to the episodic nature of the game.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Feb 2015 | 3

Homeworld Remastered Review

There are probably lots of games from the 90s that deserve a “remaster,” to use the term of choice these days.

By Paul Younger | 24 Feb 2015 | 2

Into the Stars Interview with Fugitive Games

4-man dev outfit Fugitive Games seemingly sprung up out of nowhere at the start of this year with a Kickstarter for a space-themed journey game, and two former project leads from DICE.

By Rich Nolan | 23 Feb 2015 | 2

Republique Remastered Preview

Quick warning: this is probably going to resemble a Port Impressions piece more than an actual preview.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Feb 2015 | 3

Lucius 2: A good bad game

Lucius 2 is not a good game. In fact, by basically any metric, it’s actually a bad game.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Feb 2015 | 1

Sunset Preview

The indirect star of Tale of Tale’s Sunset is its elegant 1970s penthouse apartment setting.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Feb 2015 | 0

Evolve Review

Multiplayer-centric games like Evolve are a bit of a bastard to review.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Feb 2015 | 0

FIFA 15 Ultimate Team Winter Upgrades now available

If you have problems controlling your spending on FIFA 15 Ultimate Team packs, then the news of 134 upgraded ‘Winter Upgrade’ players may be concerning.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Feb 2015 | 1