Monthly Archive: June 2012

Space Pirates and Zombies Coming to Mac!

Space Pirates and Zombies Coming to Mac!

Hey there y’all, happy Friday! I’m writing because Andrew Hume of MinMax Games — the folks that make Space Pirates and Zombies, of course — wrote me to say that early...

Miscellany: I’m a Bad Blogger :/

Miscellany: I’m a Bad Blogger :/

So a little while back, I declared my love for Drox Operative. Since then…it’s all I’ve played. Every spare moment. I even had a day last week wherein I couldn’t...

Spacey Snippets – 6-27-12

Spacey Snippets – 6-27-12

Hey y’all, haven’t done one of these in a while, but a decent amount of newsy news has come down the pike since the last round of Snippets, so let’s...

Salvation Prophecy Released!

Salvation Prophecy Released!

Wow, this was a surprise! I hadn’t heard any news about this game in a while, and suddenly the PlaySF blog says it’s released! If you’re unaware, Salvation Prophecy is a spacey...

Endless Space Tidbits

Endless Space Tidbits

Hey y’all, there’s been some fun developments regarding Endless Space, so I’ll hit ’em up one by one: According to this forum post, the game will be coming out a bit sooner...

OreSome Q&A: Asteroids + Minecraft + Skyrim = Potentially Awesome

OreSome Q&A: Asteroids + Minecraft + Skyrim = Potentially Awesome

So a little while back, I got an email from Jamie “Freelancer” Smith, developer behind an indie game called OreSome, asking if I’d like to do a Q&A with him...

Torchships Developer Launches Plan B

Torchships Developer Launches Plan B

Hey y’all, remember that neat looking game Torchships about which I did a Q&A with the developer a little while back? Well developer John Gillespie posted on their Kickstarter wall announcing they’re...

Legends of Pegasus Up for Pre-Order on Steam

Legends of Pegasus Up for Pre-Order on Steam

Thanks to OrfBC from Broken Forum for clueing me into the fact that the VERY pretty looking spacey strategy game, Legends of Pegasus, is now up for pre-order on Steam, with...

Drox Operative: 4X Gaming on a Micro Scale

Drox Operative: 4X Gaming on a Micro Scale

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series: Drox Operative Preview

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Drox Operative PreviewSo you know those giant 4X strategy games such as Master of Orion II or Sins of a Solar Empire:...

Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion – Barely Prepared for a Hostile Galaxy

Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion – Barely Prepared for a Hostile Galaxy

Before I begin the first installment of this review, a couple of caveats. First, after I published my preview a while back, I got yelled at by fans of the...

Off-Topic (Kinda): New Sci-Fi Novel by Ascendancy Producer

Off-Topic (Kinda): New Sci-Fi Novel by Ascendancy Producer

So y’all remember Ascendancy, by The Logic Factory? If not, you can actually try it out on an iOS device (iTunes link). Regadless, I just got an email from the folks...

Endless Space: Endlessly Jonesing for One More Turn

Endless Space: Endlessly Jonesing for One More Turn

While under the deluge of so many space games, I learned of a game called Endless Space a little while back, and thought it sounded pretty intriguing. After having an interview with...