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3DS, News, Nintendo, Strategy
Advance Wars Hinted for Nintendo 3DS

In a recent interview with the Fire Emblem Awakening development team, project manager Masahiro Higuchi had mentioned the more…

News, PC, Real Time Strategy, Strategy
Starcraft 2 Lore Junkies Rejoice

For all the lore junkies that just love plot exposition, lore and background information, grinding them into fine powder and more…

Features, PC, Reviews, Strategy
RipTen Review: XCOM: Enemy Unknown (PC)

There has always been a special place in my heart for strategy games. As an avid board gamer, I’ve been on the hunt for an more…

PC, Reviews, Simulation, Strategy
RipTen Review: FTL (PC)

As someone who lived most all of his childhood through the nineties, I was the perfect audience to idolize the captains of more…

News, Real Time Strategy, Strategy
Get Your Hands Dirty in Latest Gratuitous Space Battles Update

We’re going to have our review of FTL up shortly, but Erandi’s take on that starship simulator reminded me of the more…

Features, News, Strategy
Learn the History of XCOM: Enemy Unknown from PAX Prime

Whether you are a longtime fan or a newcomer to the X-COM franchise, there is plenty to make you excited about the upcoming more…

Features, News, PC, Previews, Strategy, Xbox 360
PAX Prime 2012: Learn to Strategize Against XCOM’s Unknown Enemy

With over a decade having passed since the last X-COM title, 2K Games currently has two titles in the franchise under more…

Action, First Person Shooter, Internet Games, MMO, News, PC, Strategy
PlanetSide 2 Offers you a Place in the Alpha Squad

Fans of PlanetSide 2 now have an opportunity to purchase the Alpha Squad Package, a sizeable booster pack including unique more…

iOS, Mobile, Reviews, Strategy
RipTen Review: Great Big War Game (iOS)

Some game titles attempt to be snappy catchphrases that will be easy to remember.  Others are awkwardly spelled to catch more…

PS Vita, PSP, Reviews, Role Playing Game, Strategy
RipTen Review: Gungnir (PSP)

Back in the mid-90s, a much younger me unwrapped a Sega Genesis at Christmastime, and thus was a burgeoning hobby for video more…

Features, Genre, Strategy
Under The Radar: Reprisal

Under The Radar is a weekly look at games that have ended up hidden through lack of coverage, but shouldn’t have. If you more…

PlayStation 3, PSN, Reviews, Strategy
RipTen Review: Dungeon Twister (PSN)

Let me get this out of the way first; if you don’t like deep strategic board games don’t play Hydravision’s Dungeon Twister. more…

Action, Android, Features, Strategy
What To Do This Week: Android

If you haven’t had a chance to delve into the game up for suggestion this week (it has appeared on multiple platforms) you are more…

PC, Reviews, Strategy
RipTen Review: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 (PC)

I have a long and storied history with Magic: The Gathering.  When I first played the initial Duels of the Planeswalkers on more…

DS, Reviews, Strategy
RipTen Review: Pokémon Conquest (DS)

I—fortunately or unfortunately, depending on whether or not you are my parents’ wallet —was part of the target more…