Turn-Based RPGs

Civilization VI: Rise And Fall Out Now

by Todd Blackon February 9, 2018
When the new Civilization VI expansion coming out? What’s in it? Civilization VI is hailed as one of the best titles in the Civilization series, which is high praise. But, the team at Firaxis knows that you can’t just rest on your laurels. So, they went to work on a massive expansion for the game, […]

Article Discusses Potential XCOM-Like Spinoffs

by Todd Blackon January 27, 2018
Could other franchise use the XCOM formula to success? Do what Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle did? When a game series is good, really good, it inspires others to try and match what it does. Some with good success, some with great success, and others that shouldn’t have been made at all. Last year, Mario […]

XCOM 2 Creative Director Inspired By Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

by Todd Blackon January 13, 2018
What does the XCOM team think about Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle? Do they think it’s too much like XCOM? Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and in video games, imitation happens all the time. But sometimes the imitation can come from unlikely places. For example, Nintendo and Ubisoft teamed up to make a […]

XCOM 2 Among “Silver Sellers” On Steam In 2017

by Todd Blackon January 6, 2018
How well did XCOM 2 do on PC? Where does it rank against other Steam games? With the end of 2017 comes a look back at just how well certain games did, and didn’t do. GameIndustry.biz has laid out who did the best, who did great, and who did good. After spelling out the list, […]

XCOM 2: War Of The Chosen Wins Best Expansion Award By PC Gamer

by Todd Blackon December 23, 2017
Is War of the Chosen getting any praise? It deserves an award don’t you think? It’s awards season for video games, and with it comes appreciation for titles and games that have pushed the limit, or just did something really good. For XCOM 2, the expansion “War of the Chosen” brought new life to the […]

XCOM 2 And War Of The Chosen On Sale On Fantatical

by Todd Blackon December 16, 2017
Any good sales for XCOM going on right now? Maybe something for War of the Chosen? If you’ve been wanting to get XCOM 2, or its major expansion War of the Chosen, then this weekend is the one you’ll want to take advantage of. For the website, Fanatical, has put both games on sale at […]

Diablo III Imperius Vs. Diablo Battle

by Todd Blackon November 25, 2017
What were some of the coolest moments from Diablo III? What were they like? Though Diablo III is no doubt an action-RPG, that’s not to say that it didn’t have some pretty cool story moments. One of the biggest ones was the fight between Imperius and Diablo, which was not only rendered in the classic […]

War Of The Chosen Tutorial Gameplay

by Todd Blackon November 25, 2017
What tips are there for the beginning of XCOM 2: War Of The Chosen? What awaits me at the start of the game? The beginningsĀ of any game are meant to help instruct players on what’s going to come, and prepare them so that they know all the features and ways to play the game. But, […]

Check Out This War Of The Chosen Mod

by Todd Blackon November 25, 2017
What kind of mods are there in XCOM: War Of The Chosen? What do they play like? The XCOM series is, in fact, legendary for its mods. To the extent that the team at Firaxis hired a team of modders after seeing some of their work. Since then, players are more and more eager to […]

What Do Players Want From XCOM 3?

by Todd Blackon November 11, 2017
The XCOM series is one of gamings most fan-beloved franchises. The turn-based strategy game has won many over with its difficulty, variety, and impact of story. And given its sales, it’s very likely we’ll get XCOM 3. So, what do players want from it? Well, PC Gamer did an interesting piece on this topic, and […]