Tag Archives: x series

SGJ Podcast #240 – The Much Maligned Capital Ship

Welcome to this week’s show my friends! This week, Jim, Hunter, Spaz and I talk about capital ships. Those large ships that are inconsistently used in so many space games. We discuss games that do them well, games that do them poorly, why there aren’t more games that focus on them and much more. We… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #224 – Helium Rain

Welcome to this week’s Podcast my friends! This week, Jim, Hunter, Spaz and I sit down with Gwennaël Arbona to talk about his amazing space trading, combat and economics game, Helium Rain! We’re pretty gaga over the game, so we talk a LOT about it, and are delighted to learn about the detailed background simulation that… Read More »

Oh God So Tired… – Hailing Frequencies for 9/18/17

Hey friends, and welcome to Monday! Sorry I didn’t write one of these on Friday, I was just really swamped and not in the right frame of mind for it. I also didn’t get a lot of gaming in recently, so I didn’t feel like there was much to talk about. Besides the fun-as-hell Section… Read More »

SGJ Podcast #193 – Embracing The Grind (Also, a New Contest!)

Welcome to this episode of the Space Game Junkie Podcast my friends! This week, Jim, Hunter and I bring on friend-of-the-show Travis (known as “Khronoe” on our Discord server) to talk about the gaming phenomenon known as “grind”. This came up during last week’s Jumpgate stream, wherein we discussed grind in games and why, to me, Jumpgate… Read More »

Let’s Play Unending Galaxy – Entry 1 – Settling the Lost Fleet

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series: Unending Galaxy Review

Welcome, my friends, to a new let’s play series covering Unending Galaxy! Unending Galaxy is a new, 2D top down open space adventure, exploration, economic and combat game made by a former modder of the X series of games. Unending Galaxy attempts to capture the openness, the expansion and the vibrancy of the X games… Read More »