Posts Tagged ‘RTS’

Review: Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

by Mazen Abdallahon May 8, 2018
Going into this review, I have to clarify that I’m not really a fan of what you’d call ‘story-driven games’. I like a good story and it helps immerse me, but if I’m spending all my time on the story, it feels a bit slow. This was tricky for me, but I decided to be […]

Preview: Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

by Mazen Abdallahon March 5, 2018
If you’re a fan of western RPGs, then you’re no doubt familiar with the name Obsidian Entertainment. The studio is behind some of the most critically acclaimed RPG’s ever, and they’ve striven to stay true to their style over the years. Obsidian Entertainment specializes in what the kids these days call cRPGs (computer RPGS). Essentially […]

Review: Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition

by Luciano Rahalon August 31, 2017
It is hard to believe that it only took 3 years for this Kickstarter to gather over four million dollars to be able to create an RPG game that still adheres to the origins of that genre while staying updated with today’s context in video games. With less than seventy thousand contributors, we could potentially […]


Review: Halo Wars 2

by Nazih Fareson February 19, 2017
It’s been eight long years since the Halo series ventured into the ruthless world of “PC-only” RTS with Halo Wars back on the Xbox 360. Halo Wars is probably a title that is on this list of surprising games, and ended up becoming one of my most memorable gaming experiences as well as others, but sadly the […]

Review: Crush Your Enemies

by Nazih Fareson July 15, 2016
Crush Your Enemies is a tactical experience returning to the basics of old-school strategy game. By simplifying a formula that got more complex over the years, Vile Monarch felt this nostalgic wind that players liked and created Crush Your Enemies with a simple and effective approach to gameplay with a series of short but intense gaming sessions. With […]

Review: Mushroom Wars

by Mazen Abdallahon July 1, 2016
Full disclosure: I don’t really like RTS titles. It’s not that the genre doesn’t appeal to me, it’s more that I’m a simple man that likes simple things. Luckily, Mushroom Wars is a pretty simple RTS. That doesn’t mean it won’t suck up hours of your time as you guide little soldiers from one hut […]


Review: Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

by Nazih Fareson May 6, 2016
It’s been 10,000 years that the holy armies of the immortal Emperor protect a threatened galaxy from the forces of Eldar Pirates, Ork Freebooters and a massive Chaos fleet. The story fall upon the Gothic era, a fifty worlds under the thumb of an imperial army harassed constantly between rebellion, acts of piracy and frontal assaults. […]

Review: Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void

by Nazih Fareson December 2, 2015
Patience is a virtue for fans of Starcraft. Five years after the release of Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty, Blizzard is finally closing their RTS trilogy with Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void, an expansion based on the Protoss race and their mission to reconquer Aiur. A captivating singleplayer campaign, a redefined multiplayers, and more is on the […]

Review: Anno 2205

by Nazih Fareson November 30, 2015
After screaming with desperation to finally win over the fans, Anno finally takes a fearful leap in the future, which Blue Byte has chosen to reproduce a recipe that has worked by giving a sequel to the successful Anno 2070, with Anno 2205. However, the German studio did not rest on its laurels and has certainly taken the foundations […]