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X4: Foundations Review – A Gloriously Deep Space Opera

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X4: Foundations Egosoft Games set in the X universe are a rather daunting prospect to learn and play for the more casual gamers out there. They usually involve having to invest a considerable chuck of a person’s time and energy just to learn their basic systems, just as you would with other complex games like Elite: Dangerous. Egosolf’s latest iteration Continue Reading...

Stellaris: Distant Stars Story Pack Review – Further Refining a Modern Strategy Classic

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Stellaris: Distant Stars Story Pack Paradox Interactive I’ve been looking for a space strategy 4X game that rivals Master of Orion 2 for a long time now. MOO 2 is considered by most geeks of the genre (including myself) to be the greatest science fiction 4X game in existence. But that was back in 1996—that’s a long wait for anything. Continue Reading...

Empyrion – Galactic Survival Alpha 8.0 Review – Giant Planets Are in, And They’re Exciting

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Empyrion – Galactic Survival Eleon Game Studios I’ve been playing Empyrion – Galactic Survival for a couple of years now, and no other game has really come close to the total sense of freedom that it delivers. Ever since I was a kid reading science fiction books (the geeky, hard sf kind), I’d always fantasized about a video game that Continue Reading...