Tag Archives: Spaceward Ho!

SGJ Podcast #234 – A Deep Dive into 4X Games

Hello my friends, and welcome to this week’s episode of the Podcast! This week, Jim, Hunter, Spaz and I sit down to discuss 4X games. We’ve been in something of a deluge of them, but so many of them follow the formula established by Master of Orion 2 over twenty years ago. We discuss which… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #213 – Space Tyrant

Welcome to this week’s podcast, my friends! This week, Jim, Hunter, Spaz and I sit down with Isaac Aubrey (Overwürm) and Dave Quinn (Lead Engineer) at Blue Wizard Digital to talk about their rougelite fast-paced “5X” galactic conquest game, Space Tyrant! It was a very, very fun discussion about game design, UI design, mobile vs. PC design… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #28: The Treasure Trove That is Thomas Robertson (i.e. We Kinda Talk Artemis…)

Life has a way of surprising you sometimes, and every now and again, these surprises can be so awesome they can take you to places you never expected. Such is the case when Jim and I sat down to talk to Thomas Robertson, developer of the popular Artemis Spaceship Bridge Simulator. I won’t spoil it… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #24: 4X Fatigue, Fascination & Frivolity

Heeeeeeeyyyyy folks, how are ya? Welcome to this latest episode of the Space Game Junkie Podcast! This week, Jim and I don’t have a guest (MUAHAHAHAHAH!), so we talk about 4X games, my fascination, and Jim’s current fatigue with ’em. We also talk news and a few other things, but we’re surprisingly more on-point than… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #08: Remembering LucasArts, Good & Bad

With emotions over LucasArts own legacy still running high (for me at least), Jim and I are joined by Chase “scharmers” Dahl to talk about the rise, fall, and sad kersplat that was LucasArts (they made me watch video of Kinect Star Wars for Pete’s sake! Poor Pete!). We hope you enjoy hearing us ramble… Read More »