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Paradox's Dev Diary Explores The Creation of Stellaris' Expansive Universe

The studio has mostly made historical strategy games in the past, such as Crusader Kings, which marks Stellaris as their first game taking place in the future, rather than the past.The video features game director Henrick Fåhraeus and others from Paradox, who discuss how they tackled the new setting, and what players can expect.

This Mod Brings Fire Emblem Relationship Building To XCOM 2

Can you imagine XCOM 2 as a romance sim?Well, maybe this isn't quite that, but a mod called Squad Cohesion brings elements of Fire Emblem into the world of XCOM 2.

Experiencing the Apocalypse with Judgement: Apocalypse Survival Simulation

I got a chance to sit down with Tomer Barkan, the developer behind the new colony simulator set in the Apocalypse.You can understand a lot about a game's goal and direction if you discover its source of inspiration.

Fire Emblem Fates DLC starts dropping May 5th

Get ready to visit new dimensions and continue the fight against the Hoshidan (or the Nohrian) Starting May 5, Fire Emblem Fates will be getting new DLC maps that will expand the game's massive lore, including characters and story.99 if you wish to automatically receive each new map as they are released.

Paradox Interactive will release Stellaris on May 9

Paradox Interactive, the developer of grand historical strategy games like the Crusader Kings and the Europa Universalis series, is preparing to release a futuristic grand strategy game titled Stellaris.It is an evolution of the grand strategy genre with space exploration and interaction phases as the core game mechanics.

The Saga Continues: Banner Saga 2 Reviewed

But truly, there are no real flaws with The Banner Saga 2.The Banner Saga 2 stands on four main pillars: choice-driven storytelling, breathtaking art design, tactical turn-based combat, and heartstopping audio.

A Game of Coins

A Game of Coins by Tall Guy Productions is about a king that underwent a horrific metamorphosis, due to his evil Advisor, and turned his subjects into coins.This a strategy game like Chess.

Conquer settlements from your phone with Lords Online

You can team up with friends, join guilds and conquer all or do it by yourself.There is so much to discover in Lords Online especially while playing with your friends.

The best actual way to play Overwatch's Bastion

Most people tend to hate Bastion when they see him on the enemy team.His turret mode hands out the most DPS of any regular attack in the entire game AND he can easily heal himself in only a few uninterrupted seconds.

Total War Warhammer Tops Half a Million Sales on Steam

As a long time fan of the Warhammer franchise and the Total War franchise, it doesn't surprise me that the blending of the two has made a huge splash in the gaming community.A splash that, according to Creative Assembly, was to the tune of half a million sales in the first few days -- surpassing any other in the Total War franchise history.

Total Warhammering My Bank Account

For the past 16 years the Total War series has been my mainline supplier of semi-historically accurate, army-wrecking goodness.Creative Assembly makes Total War and Total War equals historical strategy.

Pick up Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak for 50% off on Steam this week

Whether you are a fan of the original Homeworld or a newcomer, getting this title at half off is a great deal Gearbox Software's latest game -- Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak is on sale for 50% off on Steam.It's all part of the Steam Summer Picnic Sale going on right now.

Improving your Elder Scrolls Legends win ratio

After completing the solo story missions, its time to get into the primary mode of the Hearthstone killer Elder Scrolls Legends - the multiplayer Versus matches.A great exercise is to identify and remove the least useful card in your deck, then do it again, and again, and again.

Tactical RPG God Wars: Future Past Gets a Release Date

NIS America has announced a new Japanese tactical RPG coming from Kadokawa Games.Dubbed God Wars: Future Past, this upcoming game will be released for both the PlayStation 4 and the PS Vita.

How Strategy Games Could be Better if They Had More Weather

As strategy games become more and more concerned with iterative releases (Civilization 6, Dawn of War 3, etc.Some of a player's most memorable moments in gaming come from weather effects.

The Banner Saga 3 Has Been Fully Funded - New Stretch Goal Announced

Following the announcement that The Banner Saga 3 would be Kickstarted, Stoic have confirmed that it is now fully funded -- less than 7 days after the original campaign began.Offering his thanks to the backers, Watson said: “We’re thrilled to have funded the Kickstarter in less than a week.

Guild Quest Preview - A Welcoming Change For Idling Games

Over recent years "clicker" titles have become increasing over saturating on the F2P titles on Steam and one mechanic that comes with them all is idling.Thankfully, however, indie developer Hyper Hippo Games have taken the idling mechanic and created a whole new and unique experience around it with their Early Access strategic casual title Guild Quest.

Guild Quest Forge Recipes Guide

One of the most anticipated features for Guild Quest since the beginning is transmutation.After a long and eager wait, players are finally able to use the system now named the Forge.

Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days Might Be the Best Film-Based Game You'll Ever Play

At PAX East this weekend, Big Star Games, in conjunction with Lionsgate, announced Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days -- a top-down shooter for PC and Xbox One.Feeling a lot like Hotline Miami, without aping Devolver’s 2012 release, Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days isn’t as fast paced as that title.