SGJ Podcast #84 – A Bridge Commander Too Far

Still the Best Enterprise!

Welcome to this episode of the Space Game Junkie Podcast! This week, Jim and I dive into a topic we’ve honestly been kinda trying to avoid: Star Trek: Bridge Commander. Being the last space sim made by Totally Games (who made little things like X-Wing and TIE Fighter before this), there were a lot of […]

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 […]

Spacey Gamey News and Deals 11/18/14: The News Floodgates Have Burst!

DROWNING IN NEWS!

Hello my friends, and welcome to a new week with new newsiness! :) The news has been piling up a bit of late, so I figured I’d sit down and lay it on out for y’all! Here goes! Wayward: Terran Frontier – After their last Kickstarter failed to ignite, sadly, the folks behind it have […]

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, […]

Some Star Wars Gaming for Y’all!

Not Bad with a Gamepad.

With the release of X-Wing and TIE Fighter on GOG yesterday, it put me in (even more of) a mood to play some X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter, so last night friends-of-the-site Nate and Hunter climbed into their cockpits and we had some fun flying and dying over on Twitch. :) We’re still pleased as to […]

X-Wing and TIE Fighter Special Editions Coming to GOG Tomorrow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

PC Gamer is reporting that the official GOG account on their forums spilled the beans that both X-Wing and TIE Fighter are coming to the digital download service tomorrow. These are gonna go for $10 each, and it LOOKS like they’re gonna be the Win95 special editions, but that’s not confirmed and it appears as […]