Posts Tagged ‘4x’

Strategy vs. Tactics in Video Games – A Small Essay

Strategy vs. Tactics in Video Games – A Small Essay

By on December 16th, 2011 at 4:12 pm
It's not only a question of scale but also a question of actions involved. While the strategist deals more with thinking ahead, planning and scheming the tactician deals with situation analyses and execution with what is provided to him.
Star Ruler New Patch (v1.0.5.0)

Star Ruler New Patch (v1.0.5.0)

By on January 15th, 2011 at 4:05 pm
Star Ruler is a real-time 4x space strategy game developed by Blind Mind Studies, a startup Computer Game development company. The story goes that the company run out of budget during game development and to be able to finish the game they had no choice than to release it in 21st of August 2010 to be able to do some cash in. Since then they have been very active, releasing patch after patch.
Sid Meier’s Civilization V Preview

Sid Meier’s Civilization V Preview

By on March 12th, 2010 at 7:00 pm
The Civilization series is probably one of the best that PC Gaming has ever known. When I read the Firaxis announcement that they were developing Civilization 5 my heart started to beat faster and my emotions started to rise just to think how wonderful it will be to explore the Civilization world once again.
What are 4X Games: a Definition and links to Games

What are 4X Games: a Definition and links to Games

By on August 4th, 2009 at 2:54 am
Although many Gamers are already familiarized with the term “4x” I decided to create an article in order to help introduce the concept for the so many that don’t know yet what it stands for, and also to clarify a bit the concept for the so many also that think they know what it stands for but are not completely sure about it.