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Planet War Flies Into Open Beta 0

Planet War Flies Into Open Beta

Browser-based MMO Planet War has launched into open beta today, which according to the press release, allows players to “build massive ships to navigate the stars and explore the Milky Way to learn of...

Nexus 2 Announced!! 5

Nexus 2 Announced!!

Coming to you from the “HOLY FREAKING CRAP” department (actually Blues News), they have a press release in which Most Wanted Games has announced their intention to bring a sequel to the FANTASTIC tactical...

Space Pirates and Zombies Impulse Issues Fixed 0

Space Pirates and Zombies Impulse Issues Fixed

Apparently over the last day or so, a lot of folks who purchased Space Pirates and Zombies on Impulse have been unable to update their game from the beta version to 1.o. This was...

Space Games are Almost Fifty Years Old?! Damn… 0

Space Games are Almost Fifty Years Old?! Damn…

In doing research on all of the space games made for computers, I embarrassingly forgot about the first game, and the granddaddy of them all…Spacewar! (Yes, the exclamation point is in the title of...

EVE Online Stuffness 0

EVE Online Stuffness

Spacey MMORPG EVE Online has a few little updates worthy of mention. First is a massively huge development blog regarding the design goals for further development of nullsec (i.e. unsecured) space. The blog is...

Welcome to Space Game Junkie!! 0

Welcome to Space Game Junkie!!

Hello, and welcome to my new website, Space Game Junkie. My name is Brian Rubin, and I am indeed a space game junkie, and have been since late 1970’s.  This site was inspired by...

Space Pirates and Zombies is Piratey and…Zombitey? 10

Space Pirates and Zombies is Piratey and…Zombitey?

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series: Space Pirates and Zombies Review

I’ve talked about Space Pirates and Zombies (SPAZ) many times before, including a preview at my other blog and a few game diary entries over at one of my favorite game websites, Quarter to...

Why Space Games? 9

Why Space Games?

Ever since I first saw the USS Enterprise on the television at four years old, I had an immediate love affair with spaceships. Big ones, small ones, metal ones, organic ones, didn’t matter. If it...

Legends Of Pegasus 4X Strategy Game Announced 0

Legends Of Pegasus 4X Strategy Game Announced

  Thanks again to Rock, Paper, Shotgun (I love that site) for informing folks of another space game, this time from NovaCore Studios. Entitled Legends of Pegasus, this strategy game has quite a bit...

Strike Suit Zero Announced 0

Strike Suit Zero Announced

According to the folks at Rock, Paper, Shotgun, a new space game has been announced called Strike Suit Zero by DoubleSix Games. Apparently you fly around in space in a mecha space suity thing...

Change List for Upcoming S.P.A.Z. 1.0 Update 1

Change List for Upcoming S.P.A.Z. 1.0 Update

Over on my favorite forum, Quarter to Three, one of the programmers of Space Pirates and Zombies has posted a list of the changes in the upcoming 1.0 patch to be released on August...

Star Wolves 3: Civil War – Some Explodey Spacey RPG Fun 4

Star Wolves 3: Civil War – Some Explodey Spacey RPG Fun

This review was originally on my old blog, Vongeekenstein. I think it belongs here now, so enjoy! Introduction: I love games with spaceships in them, and have played almost every game for the PC...