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Let’s Play Starships Unlimited – Entry 4 – Noooooooooooooooooooo

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series: Starships Unlimited Review

I lost the Ents. My friend, my ally, my rock. Gone, just…wiped out. I don’t even know what to do anymore…oh, hi friends. Welcome back to Starships Unlimited I guess. In this entry…my allies the Ents got wiped out by the Minervans. Wiped. Out. Like, totally gone, kaput, finito. I’m…still processing this, as they were… Read More »

Let’s Play Starships Unlimited – Entry 3 – Things are Really Moving

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series: Starships Unlimited Review

Welcome back to Starships Unlimited my friends! In this entry, a LOT of stuff happens. We have several wars going on, one of which takes me beloved corvette (which I’m still angry about as I write this, since it was my own stupid, overconfident fault), but we also end wars, make new pacts, research new… Read More »

Let’s Play Starships Unlimited – Entry 2 – Allies and Enemies

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series: Starships Unlimited Review

Welcome back to Starships Unlimited my friends! In this entry, I find an ally in the Ents, who trust me enough to make the offer! However, they’re at war with several other races, which means I’M at war now with several other races. Yay Alliance! I like how the game has advisers that give you… Read More »

Let’s Play Starships Unlimited – Entry 1 – A Different Kind of 4X

This entry is part of 5 in the series: Starships Unlimited Review

Welcome, my friends, to Starships Unlimited. This game is a very unique and undersold 4X that came out in the early and mid 2000s to little fanfare, sadly. This is because this is a fairly unique 4X that relies on a few different mechanics than more traditional 4X games. First off, the amount of both… Read More »

2014 Holiday Space Game Buying Guide: Complete Experience Edition

Hello folks, and welcome to my Space Game Holiday Buying Guide for the holiday season of 2014! With all of the digital distributors gearing up for their holiday sales, I figured I would go through various sub-genres of space gaming in order to help identify the best gaming values for your buck. The criteria for… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #10: Infinite Spaces and Small Worlds

No, seriously. ;) This week Jim and I sit down with Iikka Keranen and Rich Carlson of Digital Eel games (who first met while working on Daikatana, no lie), the folks who created the Infinite Space series of Starflight-like roguelikes Strange Adventures in Infinite Space and Weird Worlds: Return to Infinite Space.  They have a Kickstater underway… Read More »