Tag Archives: Star Trek: Starfleet Academy

SGJ Podcast #199 – Starfleet Academy

Welcome to this last 100s episode of the Space Game Junkie Podcast my friends! This week, Jim, Hunter (who is away on vacation) Spaz and I sit down to look at the “classic” space combat game, Star Trek: Starfleet Academy. I came up with the idea for this topic because, usually when we look at classic games like… Read More »

Let’s Play Klingon Academy – Entry 5 – That…Went Well…

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series: Klingon Academy Review

Welcome back to Klingon Academy! I was so happy to play this after the dreck that was Starfleet Academy, it reminded me that this game is SO MUCH BETTER. In this mission, “Fields of Death,” I’m tasked with destroying some Federation scouts and stations in our ongoing simulated war. Then I’m to help escort a… Read More »

Hate Playing – Starfleet Academy – Send This One Back to School

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series: Hate Playing

Welcome to a new series here at Space Game Junkie that I’m calling Hate Playing. In this series, I play games that are just bad, boring, or downright awful. The first entry in this series is 1997’s Star Trek: Starfleet Academy, which just hit both GOG and Steam digitally for the first time. I recall… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #29: Cap Ships and the Heroes (and Villains) Who Love Them…

Helllooo friends, and welcome to another Space Game Junkie Podcast! This week, Jim and I sit down with Chris Adderley and Alex Catamo, the lead developers on Star Villains and Space Heroes. If you’re unaware, Star Villains and Space Heroes isn’t another fighter-based space game (though we all do love those), but rather a game of capital ship combat, something… 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 #11: Star Trek Games (or Warp Factor WTF)

Helllooooooooooo everyone, and welcome to episode number eleven of the Space Game Junkie Podcast. This week, Jim and I bring on long-time friend, former video games journalist and fellow Star Trek afficianado, Denny Atkin, to talk about the highs and lows of Star Trek gaming. With the recent movie-based game hitting virtual shelves, I thought… Read More »