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Elite: Dangerous outlines Powerplay’s galactic power structure

After teasing it for the past couple of weeks, Frontier has now outlined the meaty chunks at the heart of its forthcoming Elite: Dangerous ‘Powerplay’ update.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Apr 2015 | 0

Galactic Civilizations 3 gets a release date

Stardock gets ready to launch its 4X strategy title next month.

By Paul Younger | 22 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Galactic Civilizations 3 gets a release date

Offworld Trading Company Interview with Soren Johnson

There’s a certain kind of game that’s so compelling and demands such a great amount of time that, on reflection, we’re faced with the paradox of both celebrating how enjoyable it was, and lamenting the hundreds of lost hours which were cruelly stolen from us.

By Rich Nolan | 20 Apr 2015 | 2

Tindalos’ RTS Etherium gets a shiny launch trailer

Tindalos Interactive’s soon-to-be-released RTS, Etherium, now has a launch trailer.
I know very little about Etherium so I’m not quite sure what to say, but this trailer is pretty much what I expected.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Tindalos’ RTS Etherium gets a shiny launch trailer

Sid Meier’s Starships Review

Grand Bastard’s log, Earthdate 11 March, 2015:
The Eternal Kingdom was really pissing me off.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Mar 2015 | 2

Terraria: Otherworld is explained a bit more, plus GDC trailer

Terraria: Otherworld was announced as a not-sequel last month, but the reveal wasn’t accompanied by a huge amount of detail.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Terraria: Otherworld is explained a bit more, plus GDC trailer

Stardock announces two RTSes: Servo, and Ashes of the Singularity

Stardock has announced a pair of new RTS games with entirely opposite gameplay styles: Servo, and Ashes of the Singularity.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Mar 2015 | 1

StarDrive 2 Preview

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

By Peter Parrish | 27 Feb 2015 | 3

Blitzkrieg 3 will shockingly make you pay for it

Does everything need to be free to play now? Thankfully not everything.

By Paul Younger | 27 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Blitzkrieg 3 will shockingly make you pay for it

Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado launch trailer explains things very quickly

The El Dorado expansion for Europa Universalis IV is now out, and its launch trailer manages to explain most of its new mechanics rather succinctly.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado launch trailer explains things very quickly

Europa Universalis IV’s El Dorado DLC patch 1.10 detailed

As tends to be the case with a Paradox grand strategy expansion DLC release, the base game of Europa Universalis IV is getting a major patch too.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Europa Universalis IV’s El Dorado DLC patch 1.10 detailed

Sid Meier’s Starships launch on 12 March

2K and Firaxis have decided on a 12 March launch date for Sid Meier’s Starships, so that’s the day when you’ll be able to take Sid’s fleet for a spin in the cosmos.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Sid Meier’s Starships launch on 12 March

Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado video explains mechanics

I could probably have found a more boring headline for this Europa Universalis IV story, but only with some serious effort.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Europa Universalis IV: El Dorado video explains mechanics

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

Europa Universalis IV unveils El Dorado on 26 February

Paradox will be fleshing out the Central and South American cultures, as well as adding a Nation Designer, with the fifth Europa Universalis IV expansion, El Dorado.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Europa Universalis IV unveils El Dorado on 26 February

Square Enix Collective wants pitches for Anachronox, Gex, Fear Effect

Square Enix’s Square Enix Collective initiative is accepting pitches for new games based around the Anachronox, Gex, and Fear Effect IPs.

By Tim McDonald | 17 Feb 2015 | 4

Grey Goo Petroglyph Interview

Released in late January, Grey Goo is a Real Time Strategy title with clear inspiration from the 90s greats like Command & Conquer, Total Annihilation and Dune II.

By Paul Younger | 14 Feb 2015 | 2

Frozen Cortex thaws for 19 February release

Simultaneous turn-based (it makes sense, just go with it) robo-ball bothering strategy title Frozen Cortex will emerge from Early Access next week.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Frozen Cortex thaws for 19 February release