Galactic Civilizations III – Lots of Interesting, Funny Choices

I Really Love the Zoomed Out Map

I’m gonna be honest…I didn’t like GalCiv 2 that much. It felt bland, soulless or lacking in something I couldn’t quite put my finger on. When GalCiv 3 was announced, I sat back and waited for the early access version to fill in with some content before diving in, so to keep my expectations as […]

SGJ Podcast #91 – Making a Living as a Sol Trader

Kaplow!

Welcome to this latest episode of the Space Game Junkie podcast my friends! This week, Jim and I sit down with Chris Parsons, creator of the fascinating-looking open-space RPG combat and trading game, Sol Trader, which is also in the midst of a Kickstarter campaign. While the gameplay in this early version is still lacking […]

January, 2015 Game of the Month: Super Star Trek – Entry 3 – This Game Hates Me

Lookit! A Positive Score!

We’re back with another brutal look at 1978’s Super Star Trek! This time, even with some tips and a little more competence, this game still seems to relish in hilariously kicking my ass. I mean really, I don’t think I’d have the patience for this game if I were a younger gamer. Heck, I barely […]

Spacey Summary – Starpoint Gemini 2: Grinding the Wheels too Quickly

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series: Starpoint Gemini 2 Review

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Starpoint Gemini 2 ReviewI just posted my final video review for Starpoint Gemini 2, and I say final because I’ve come to a very frustrating point in my experience with the game: The grind doesn’t feel worth it anymore. While playing the pre-release version of […]