PC GAME REVIEW posted on 17 NOV 2008 by Scott Parrino
Last call for a classic! A standard bearer gets one last reconstitution before sailing into the annals of gaming history.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 10 NOV 2008 by Scott Parrino
At what point do developers cross the line between simple and simplistic? Jim Cobb looks at Commander: Napoleon at War with an eye measuring history versus accessibility.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 5 NOV 2008 by Scott Parrino
Fans of strategy games looking for an alternative to combat-focused games should check out 1701
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 30 OCT 2008 by Scott Parrino
The smash hit RPG of last year took the gaming world by storm. Winning a Gold Medal for The Wargamer’s Readers Choice Awards, The Witcher is a must-buy for gaming fans seeking a computer-based RPG to celebrate Halloween.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 22 OCT 2008 by Scott Parrino
Looking for an fast, easy, fun RPG to blow some time over the lunch break? Check out Hinterland.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 19 SEP 2008 by Scott Parrino
Battlefront updates Strategic Command 2 with new campaigns and AI that focus on Alternate Histories. Is it enough to hold gamers’ attention?
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 28 AUG 2008 by Scott Parrino
An excellent combination of period feel and fun, Montjoie! is a beer-and-pretzels game with serious historical lessons.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 20 AUG 2008 by Scott Parrino
Panzer Command: Kharkov is the second game in the Panzer Command series released by Matrix Games and Koios Works. Set in May 1942 when both the German and Soviet armies were preparing simultaneous major offensives around Kharkov in Ukraine, this new release introduces many new features and provides a compelling simulation of tactical combat on the Eastern Front.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 8 AUG 2008 by Scott Parrino
After a long sabbatical, The Wargamer’s Anthony Micari returns in a big way with his review of The Political Machine 2008. Find out why political junkies are going to find this a Must Buy.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 17 JUL 2008 by Scott Parrino
Relic is a developer with a reputation for making innovative, fun games. What happens when they set their sites on the Second World War? Jim Zabek shares his thoughts.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 24 JUN 2008 by Scott Parrino
Putting his stressful experience with the game's predecessor behind him, Bill Trotter steps up to the plate to write a judicious review of Lesta Studios' Pacific Storm; Allies among a sea of sophomoric ones.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 7 JUN 2008 by Scott Parrino
Boasting superb re-playability and many new features such as player mentoring, staff "loyalty" and in-depth scouting reports, Football Manager 2008 provides a satisfying and challenging experience for those gamers who wish to be the manager of a professional soccer club. Read on to see what Mike Dorn has to say.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 22 MAY 2008 by Wargamer Staff
Revisit the greats as Matrix Games and Talonsoft reacquaint the public to some old classics through a compilation of some of John Tillers famous Civil War titles.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 9 MAY 2008 by Wargamer Staff
Like Napoleon, AGEODs Napoleons Campaigns is a work of operational genius. Find out why in Jim Cobbs review.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 9 APR 2008 by Scott Parrino
So what do you get when you can be Superman, Batman, and Rambo all at once? Enter the life of a top secret operative in Crysis! Read on to see if this state-of-the-art game has enough superpowers to overcome the hype.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 5 FEB 2008 by Scott Parrino
To win, players must step outside of their comfort zone to gain PP's and accumulate victory points. By doing so in essentially a zero-sum game, they will deny their worthy opponents of Political Points, create friction and conflict, and, if it is a particularly fun and exciting game, lead to a long-term race to the finish for one lucky player. It has been the dynamics of such multiplayer diplomacy and nail-biting resolutions of major battles that have kept playgroups of Empires in Arms hooked ever since the original board game was released. If this is the kind of gameplay new players are looking for, then this is the game for them to play.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 18 JAN 2008 by Scott Parrino
It’s been a long time since a new game’s come along that demands such a commitment of time, effort, and intelligence, yet repays that commitment with gameplay of hypnotic intensity and gratifying unpredictability, but Armageddon Empires does exactly that.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 7 DEC 2007 by Scott Parrino
Diehard fans of the popular Battlestar Galactica TV series have a new action-packed, space combat interactive game available for Windows PC and Xbox LIVE® Arcade.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 5 DEC 2007 by Scott Parrino
Sci-Fi and turn-based. What’s not to love? Find out as SgtShaggy heads for a Galactic Assault.
PC GAME REVIEW posted on 4 NOV 2007 by Scott Parrino
One of the most highly anticipated strategy games of the year has been released. World in Conflict, based on a hypothetical hot war between the USA, USSR, and NATO, offers gamers a chance to get in some RTS lovin’ without the peasant pushing and in a modern setting. Does it work?