Shock Tactics: Overshadowed and Underdeveloped

Prepare for Deployment People who know me, know I have a tendency to proclaim how bad at video games I am. I mean, I love them, but I do not play to the standards of a professional. My choices are suspect, my designs often flawed, and my builds are usually non-optimal. A notable exception was… Read More

Battle Brothers hires on a familiar score of mechanics in an dangerous world.

For Gold and Glory. Battle Brothers is a single-player military stragety/rpg set in a low fantasy setting, developed by indie publisher Overhype Studios. When I read that this was a mercenary game with a character levelling system, I honestly expected something like Final Fantasy Tactics. What I got was something completely different than my expectations,… Read More