Tag Archives: Ares Rising

Let’s Try to Play Ares Rising – Entry 1 – Watching Sausage Being Made

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series: Ares Rising Review

Welcome to 1998’s Ares Rising, my friends! This game — the one and only from Imagine Studios — is an effort from former Origin staffers and Privateer team members, and you’re meant to play an indentured pilot in a future where corporations own the galaxy. I say “meant to” because this game gave me no… Read More »

Let’s Play Nexus: The Jupiter Incident – Entry 5 – A Lot to Soak In

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series: Nexus: The Jupiter Incident Review

Welcome to this final entry of Nexus my friends! In this entry, I go through two missions. In the first mission, “Shukenja Beta”, I take the alien ship Angelwing to explore an enemy research base around Pluto, only what I find is a wormhole and a bunch dead scientists (and eventually my commandos) and some… Read More »