SGJ Podcast #67: Lamenting X-Wing Alliance

Imagine More of This!

Welcome to this week’s Space Game Junkie Podcast! In this episode, Jim and I talk about another game celebrating its fifteenth birthday. It’s not Freespace 2 this time, oh no, it’s X-Wing Alliance, the last Star Wars game by Totally Games, and by far the most controversial. Some folks love it, some folks don’t, and […]

Spacing Out: Unlearning What I’ve Poorly Learned?


On one of the forums I frequent called Broken Forum, there was a thread entitled, “Embarrassing Gaming Weaknesses” in which forum members described their biggest weaknesses or flaws in their gaming lives. This got me to thinking on what my biggest weakness was, and after some thought I posted this: As much as I love […]

Let’s Play Freespace 2 – Entry 9 – Debating My Usefulness…

Bright Light Bright Light!
This entry is part 9 of 10 in the series: Freespace 2 Review

This entry is part 9 of 10 in the series Freespace 2 ReviewIt’s time to return to Freespace 2 my friends! In this video — which covers two missions — I first off finish my run with Special Operations Command, meaning my infiltration of the NTF is sadly at and end. Thankfully I find myself useful again, […]

Let’s Play Freespace 2 – Entry 8 – I Love a Good Heist

They Don't Make NTF Fighters Like They Used To...
This entry is part 8 of 10 in the series: Freespace 2 Review

This entry is part 8 of 10 in the series Freespace 2 ReviewIn this installment of Freespace 2, I’m still deep undercover in the nefarious NTF as a Special Operations agent, flying through one of two side campaigns called SOC Loops. In this mission, we’re tasked with stealing an NTF transport right under the nose […]

Spacey Game News and Deals 6/6/14: Working-For-The-Weekend Edition

It's the News!

Hello my friends, and happy Friday! I’m here with both news AND deals. “Twice in one week?!”, you ask, “Surely this must be MADNESS!” But it is my friend, madness with a dash of love. I’m gonna try to do these more often (stop laughing), so here we gooooo! Limit Theory – May’s development video […]

Freespace 2 Drops on Steam Today!!!

Blasting onto Steam!

Hey y’all, just a reminder that later today (“approximately 6 hours” from when I write this), Freespace 2 will be available to purchase on Steam!! Hopefully this will help even more people experience what is still the finest first person space combat sim around. Don’t know what the price will be, but I’m guessing either […]