SGJ Podcast #85 – (Some of) The Brilliant Minds Behind Freespace 2!!!OMG!!!

Still the Best of the Best.

Welcome to this special impromptu edition of the Space Game Junkie Podcast!! In this special episode, Jim and I sit down with some folks who worked directly on the best game of all time (yeah, I said it), Freespace 2! Joining us are Adam Pletcher  (Lead Game Designer on Freespace 2, currently Studio Architect for Technical […]

2014 Holiday Space Game Buying Guide: Complete Experience Edition

Still One of the Best Values in Gaming!

Hello folks, and welcome to my Space Game Holiday Buying Guide for the holiday season of 2014! With all of the digital distributors gearing up for their holiday sales, I figured I would go through various sub-genres of space gaming in order to help identify the best gaming values for your buck. The criteria for […]

Let’s Play Freespace 2 – Entry 16 – Poor Lines of Communication

Bye bye Shivan...
This entry is part 16 of 16 in the series: Freespace 2 Review

This entry is part 16 of 16 in the series Freespace 2 ReviewIn this installment of Freespace 2, we go through a bunch of of storytelling whoosiewhatsit before we even get to our mission, which makes sense because things are really ramping up. In this particular mission, we return to the nebula to try capturing […]

Let’s Play Freespace 2 – Entry 15 – You Dropped a Bomb on Me…

That is One Scary Ship...
This entry is part of 16 in the series: Freespace 2 Review

This entry is part of 16 in the series Freespace 2 ReviewWelcome back to Freespace 2 my friends! This past Saturday, I streamed all of my weekly Let’s Play videos, including this one, and boy is it a doozie. I’m in a bomber, tasked with taking out the main beam turrets of the massive Sathanas […]

SGJ Podcast #76: Fondly Remembering Freespace 2 on its Fifteenth Birthday

Still Awesome After All These Years...

Hello friends, and welcome to this episode of the Space Game Junkie Podcast! The date we recorded this podcast was 9/30/14, which is 15 years to the day on which the finest space combat game ever, Freespace 2, was released. Therefore, Jim and I talk to a couple of folks who are not only fans, […]

Happy Fifteenth Birthday, Freespace 2!

Still One of the Best Values in Gaming!

Freespace 2 — still the finest game of its type — turns fifteen today. Think about that for a second. The greatest game in this particular genre is nearing its its mid-teens, and yet still, nothing has come even anywhere near close to surpassing it. That’s one hell of a legacy right there, my friends. Tonight […]