Tag Archives: Parkan II

Spacey Game News and Deals 10/9/13: The Calm-Before-the-Storm Edition

Hello my friends, and happy Wednesday! I hope y’all are more awake than I am! SOOO TIRED! However, there’s news to report, and I’m trying to do this at least regularly enough that nothing gets missed, so let’s do this … Continue reading

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Why Does the Idea of Playing in Space Fascinate us So?

At the very beginning of the amazing Hitchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy book, it includes a short set of instructions on how to leave Earth. When I read that, a part of my brain wanted to follow every detail so … Continue reading

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Ensign-1 Alphafunding Launches on Desura

The ambitious looking indie spacey-runny-aroundy game Ensign-1 is now available on Desura for alphafunding. It’s currently selling for $4.99, and it looks pretty cool. It reminds me, from screenshots at least, of the awesome Parkan II, so check it out if you’re … Continue reading

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What is Your Ideal Space Game?

We all have dreams, things we’d like to do, see, accomplish, experience, etc. As space games have taken up a huge chunk of my life, I’ve long had the idea in my head of what my ideal space game would … Continue reading

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The Day the Space Sim Died

I’ve always felt that if a PC game has a spaceship in it, I’ll play it, no question. One of my earliest memories involving video games was Lunar Lander on the Radio Shack TRS-80. I had been fascinated with space … Continue reading

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