Monthly Archives:

September 2019

  • Games Reviews

    Review: Command Live Episodes 1 & 2

    Middle-aged or older players will no doubt get a frisson of déjà vu when they read today’s headlines: two super powers and a confusing mix of proxies involved in the volatile Middle East and…

  • Games Reviews

    Review: Art De La Guerre (3rd Edition)

    I’ve reviewed recently the latest edition of Field of Glory (FOG) Ancient’s rules, and this has re-sparked an interest in me for this wargaming era. After looking around a bit, it soon became evident…

  • Games Reviews

    Review: Oriental Empires

    Ancient China really doesn’t get the attention it deserves in gaming. Stalwarts like Ancient Rome and Greece are depicted time and again by genre heavy weights like the Total War series. Meanwhile, Ancient China…

  • Games Reviews

    Review: Tank Warfare Tunisia 1943

    World War II remains the “go to” period for developers and publishers wanting to make a quick hit. Be they turn-based strategic or RTS, tactical games about this war will always find a ready…

  • Games Reviews

    Review: Ogre

    Once upon a time, in 1977 to be exact, there was an Ogre. It lived in a small plastic case and ate gamers. Or rather it ate their time and money in small amounts.…

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    Review: Cold Waters

    Cold Waters is a game that is trying to tread a fine line. Whilst it stumbles in some places, for the most part it’s a game that succeeds in what it sets out to…

  • Games Reviews

    Review: Patriot Battles

    Back in the early 90’s when I was a young teenager, you’d often find me with my eyes glued to the computer screen as I was playing one of my favorite strategy games; Defend…