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Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth Announced

By on April 14th, 2014 at 12:44 pm
Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth Announced

Firaxis Games and publisher 2K Games have recently announced that the Civilization series will be going into space, with their recent reveal of the sci-fi themed 4X strategy game Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth. The developers have even stated this title is the spiritual successor to SMAC (Sid Meier’s Alpha Centauri) and that a few of the original designers from SMAC are still on… Read the rest


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Chaos Reborn: The Battle of Wizards Classic is Back

Chaos Reborn: The Battle of Wizards Classic is Back

By on April 10th, 2014 at 11:22 am
Julian Gollop is on Kickstarter for Chaos Reborn, a remake of his classic fantasy turn-based tactics game for the ZX Spectrum, Chaos: The Battle of Wizards.
Star Ruler 2 – Interview with the Crew of Blind Mind Studios

Star Ruler 2 – Interview with the Crew of Blind Mind Studios

By on April 1st, 2014 at 10:03 am
Blind Mind Studios is a small indie studio comprised of only three people. They're now working on a sequel to their space 4X title Star Ruler. All three were kind enough to answer our questions.
Galactic Civilizations 3 Enters Alpha, Release “A Year Away”

Galactic Civilizations 3 Enters Alpha, Release “A Year Away”

By on March 28th, 2014 at 2:23 pm
Stardock announced that Galactic Civilizations 3 has entered Alpha, and Early access was made available on the Stardock store and Steam. The game is slated to release somewhere around March/April 2015.
Unclaimed World – Now Available on Steam Early Access

Unclaimed World – Now Available on Steam Early Access

By on March 26th, 2014 at 3:07 pm
Unclaimed World, the space colony simulation game from indie developer Refactored Games, is now available on Steam Early Access.
Crusader Kings II Review

Crusader Kings II Review

By on March 21st, 2014 at 10:38 am
Crusader Kings 2 is a grand strategy game by Paradox Development Studio and Paradox Interactive. You play in medieval Europe, and your goal is to forge a dynasty that is both prestigious and powerful.
StarDrive 2: New Video Shows Strategic and Tactical Layers

StarDrive 2: New Video Shows Strategic and Tactical Layers

By on March 19th, 2014 at 2:22 pm
Daniel DiCicco, the developer of StarDrive, and now of its sequel StarDrive 2, has put up a new development log video showing off some of the major parts of the game.
Worlds of Magic Community Interview – Part 2

Worlds of Magic Community Interview – Part 2

By on March 14th, 2014 at 11:02 am
The second and last part of our community interview with the team behind Worlds of Magic, an upcoming fantasy 4X strategy game that aims at being a true spiritual successor to Master of Magic.
Distant Worlds: Universe to Launch in May 2014

Distant Worlds: Universe to Launch in May 2014

By on March 13th, 2014 at 1:46 pm
Slitherine and Matrix Games have just announced that Distant Worlds: Universe, the 4th and possibly last expansion pack to Distant Worlds, will be released in May of this year.
Galaxial, an Indie 2D Space 4X Strategy Game – New Video

Galaxial, an Indie 2D Space 4X Strategy Game – New Video

By on March 11th, 2014 at 12:30 pm
Different, beautiful, innovative. On the surface, Galaxial looks like a very promising space 4X strategy game. Here's the dev's latest video showing off his progress with the game.
Worlds of Magic Community Interview – Part 1

Worlds of Magic Community Interview – Part 1

By on March 7th, 2014 at 10:51 am
We asked you to help us assemble some questions to send to the Worlds of Magic's devs. Well, welcome to part one of our two part community interview with the Worlds of Magic team.
Project Aura: Lead a Colony of Climate Disaster Survivors

Project Aura: Lead a Colony of Climate Disaster Survivors

By on March 5th, 2014 at 12:20 pm
Developed by indie studio Pixel Quality Games, Project Aura is a sci-fi strategy/simulation gaming project for the PC set in a post-apocalyptic world, where the environment is no longer hospitable to Humans.
Age of Wonders 3 Preview

Age of Wonders 3 Preview

By on March 3rd, 2014 at 12:59 pm
It's been over 10 years since the release of the last Age of Wonders game, and now, the wait is nearly over. We've spent some time with a preview build of Age of Wonders 3. Here's an overview.
Europa Universalis IV Giveaway Contest! [RESULTS]

Europa Universalis IV Giveaway Contest! [RESULTS]

By on February 28th, 2014 at 9:16 pm
And the winners of the Europa Universalis IV giveaway contest are...                          
StarDrive 2 Officially Announced

StarDrive 2 Officially Announced

By on February 26th, 2014 at 9:01 am
Previously known as StarDrive Unity, Zero Sum Games' new title was now officially announced as StarDrive 2. The developer teams again with Iceberg Interactive for the release of its new space 4X game.
Planetary Annihilation – Beta First Impressions

Planetary Annihilation – Beta First Impressions

By on February 25th, 2014 at 10:42 am
Planetary Annihilation, the upcoming RTS game from Uber Entertainment, was one of the most funded Kickstarter projects in 2012. It's expected to release officially somewhere in 2014. Here's our first impressions of the beta.
Europa Universalis IV Giveaway Contest! [CLOSED]

Europa Universalis IV Giveaway Contest! [CLOSED]

By on February 21st, 2014 at 10:49 am
We have 3 copies of Europa Universalis IV: Digital Extreme Edition to offer to the fine SpaceSector readers, courtesy of Paradox Interactive and Paradox Development Studio.

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