News Cannon for 12/17/14: I’ll Have Catch Up with That…

Hello my friends, and welcome to Wednesday! There’s gonna be quite a bit more news than the last few days in this update becaaaaause, since I just flashed my phone with a new 3rd party ROM over the weekend, I forgot I needed to tell Feedly to send saved stories to Pocket. Therefore, when I […]

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 […]

SGJ Podcast #01: Graphics vs. UI vs. Gameplay! FIGHT!

Hello, and welcome to episode 01 of the SGJ Podcast. Join Jim from the Bad Movie Podcast and me as we try to adapt something of a format in order to have some more focus and structure! ;) We talk about some news, some games we’re playing, and our topic for this week, which games […]

Wing Commander Saga: The Darkest Dawn – A Labor of Love

I am, I’ll admit, an unabashed Wing Commander fanboy. I’ve played all the PC games and enjoyed all of them (Privateer 2 doesn’t count), and have logged several hundred hours in the various iterations of the Confed/Kilarthi universe. Now we have a new, fan-based peek into that universe I and many fans love so much. Entitled Wing Commander […]

Spacey Gamey Newsies and Dealsies – 11/2/12

Hey y’all, welcome to Friday! With the weekend almost upon us, it’s time for our final round of news for the week! Let’s take a look at what’s going on, shall we? ;) The big news of the day is that the Kickstarter for Strike Suit Zero has past their funding goal of $100,000!! Congrats […]

(Almost) All of the Wing Commander Games on Sale at GOG

Hey y’all, GOG is having one of their weekend sales, which this time includes the Ultima and Wing Commander games. Since what we really care about around here is Wing Commander, you can get these on the cheap: Wing Commander 1+2 for $2.99 Wing Commander 3: The Heart of the Tiger for $2.99 Wing Commander […]

Conquest 2 Q&A with Eric Peterson: Refitting the Fleet for a Relaunch…

When I first heard that Conquest 2 – Vyrium Uprising had arisen like a phoenix from the ashes, and had appeared on Kickstarter, I was insanely excited. I immediately used the contact form on the Kickstarter page to make a press inquiry…and received a reply from Eric Freaking Peterson (Note: Freaking is not his middle name….I hope…). […]

Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom Debuts on GOG!!!

OMGOMGOMG! Finally, the best game in the series, in my humble opinion — especially since it has the best fighter — is now on GOG. You can now get the amazing space sim/sci-fi movie, Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom, on GOG for $5.99. If you’ve not played this amazing game, you owe it to […]