A Brief Look at Stardock’s RTS Lineup

There aren’t very many well known companies making RTS today. The foremost company that comes to mind, of course, when discussing RTS is Blizzard Entertainment, who are set to release Legacy of the Void (after which, who knows whether they’ll return to RTS any time soon). Then there’s Relic, the creators of Company of Heroes and…

Wayward’s Watchlist 2 – More RTSes I’m Keeping an Eye On

Earlier this year, I wrote an article I called “wayward’s watchlist” in which I outlined some 10 RTS and 4X games I was keeping tabs on during the upcoming year, along with my thoughts, concerns and who I thought might be interested in each game. Recently, thanks in part to the Game Developer’s Conference and…

Wayward’s Watchlist – Upcoming Strategy Games I’m Keeping Tabs On

The games industry moves at a frenetic pace. Even keeping abreast of the AAA shooter and MMO market can be hectic at times, to say nothing of the hordes of B list and indie titles that bombard gamers constantly. Sadly, this means that it’s quite easy for games to slip between the cracks. Even more frustrating to me…

My little MOBA rant

As I am increasingly disinterested in StarCraft 2 or C&C, traditional RTS-style economy management, a number of other options for alternatives have opened up to me. It’s a pretty short list, as the RTS genre itself is pretty niche. Tactics games, or “tactical RTS” games which either simply focus more on unit management or completely…