An argument against the turtle

OK, this post is really not about the animal the turtle. I have nothing against those, and in fact think that turtles are kind of interesting. No, this is about the phenomenon of ‘turtling’ in strategy games.

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…