Tag Archives: Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday

Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed – Technical Difficulties – Entry 1

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series: Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed Review

Hello my friends, and welcome to Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed, the 1992 sequel to last week’s game, Countdown to Doomsday! This newer game features actual honest-to-goodness Roland MT-32 support (which you will hear!), streamlined character creation (thank god) and the ability to import characters from the previous game (if you happened to keep that floppy… Read More »

What’s Coming Up This Week (9/19/16)

Hey folks, I’m not sure why I’ve never posted these before, I write ’em up for other sites but never for my own. ;) It’s a quick one-shot describing what’s coming up this week, so I figured why not put it here too? :) Take a look, and thanks! Hello my friends, and welcome to… Read More »

Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday – What the Hell? – Let’s Play Entry 1

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series: Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday Review

Welcome to 1990s Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday by SSI (RIP my friends). In this game, you create and command a team of Neo operatives tasked with taking back Earth and making it once again the shining jewel of the solar system. In this entry, I create my five characters and then GET THEM ALL… Read More »

Happy 50th Birthday Space Games: A Look at How Far We’ve Come

I recently realized that Spacewar! was first released in 1962, fifty years ago. In looking at the game’s Wikipedia entry, the first operational version of the game was released in February, while the version we’ve come to know and love was released in April. Therefore, I’d say now is good enough a time as any… Read More »