No Wipe for Elite: Dangerous – Guess What I’ll be Playing All Weekend? ;)

I'll Be Seeing a Lot of This...

Earlier this week (thanks Massively), it was confirmed that there WON’T be a wipe leading up to Elite: Dangerous’ launch next Tuesday. I’d shelved the game temporarily thinking there might be a wipe, but now that there won’t be? It’ll likely be all I play for a spell. ;) Join us next Tuesday night as […]

OMG Klingon Academy Works Again!!!!!!!

Slice and Dice!

One of my favorite capital ship space sims of all time — in fact it’s in very close running with the Rules of Engagement games — is Star Trek: Klingon Academy. It’s a lovingly detailed cap ship sim that, thanks to its multiple stations and verbal order system, gives you meticulous control over nearly every aspect of […]

Glory to the Gamepad #1 – Tachyon: The Fringe

Combat in Tachyon is Always a Good Time.
This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series: Glory to the Gamepad

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Glory to the GamepadHey y’all, welcome to a new segment at Space Game Junkie called Glory to the Gamepad. When X-Wing and TIE Fighter recently came out on GOG, so many people asked if they could be played with a gamepad, which makes sense. More […]

Brian Breaks Shit #1 – Kerbal Space Program

This...Won't Go Well...
This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series: Brian Breaks Shit

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Brian Breaks ShitWelcome to a new thingy here at Space Game Junkie. In trying to branch out from traditional reviews, interviews and so on, I’ve been trying to come up with other angles to look at space games. One in particular that’s very popular are […]

Get Even BETTER Music out of the DOS Versions of X-Wing and TIE Fighter with VirtualMIDISynth!

Sounds Even Better Now...

Big thanks to friend-of-the-site Chase Dahl for this tip. While the iMuse MIDI music of the 1994 DOS versions of X-Wing and TIE Fighter sound pretty good, there’s a free way to make them EVEN BETTER. First, you have to download and install the current stable version of VirtualMIDISynth from its website (version 1.12.0). THEN, […]