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Sol Trader Review

Sol Trader Review: the relational space sim Chris Parsons set out 4 and a half years ago to create a new genre of space sim – one that focuses on the detailed aspect of human...

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Stellaris Review

Stellaris has fallen slightly short of expectations but is overall really good: Stellaris has been highly anticipated and I’ve been really looking forward to it for a long time. When reviewing a game, it’s...

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Offworld Trading Company Review

Offworld Trading Company is a brilliant economic, business strategy game Earth is destroyed – Mars is the last chance for humanity to start anew with their Offworld Trading Company. For those who haven’t heard...

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Hover Junkers Review

Hover Junkers – A first person shooter in virtual reality I’ve cleared the table and sofa from the centre of the VBR office. Lighthouses on, Vive ready, my guts steeled: it’s time to embark on...

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Villagers Review

Villagers: a cross between Banished and Settlers Villagers follows a long line of city-building/real-time strategy games. Each of the big titles have often focused on slightly different aspects of RTS. Age of Empire (not really...

Reddit App Review

Before the Reddit app, there were a few alternatives. I personally used Alien Blue and was completely satisfied with it. The big difference between the two is the size and style of posts.   Alien...

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Planetbase Review

Planetbase: challenging but highly addictive: Up until now, I hadn’t given Planetbase a go. It was released in October. In Planetbase, your 7 colonists and 2 robots set off on an adventure to colonise...

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The Ship: Remasted Review

Cocktails, black-tie and murder – The Ship: Remasted. One of my favourite things in life is puns. So this game sailed to the top of my list to review when I saw it’s name:...

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Universe Sandbox 2 Early Access Reivew

Universe Sandbox 2 Create and destroy on a scale you never before imagined It’s not often that you see a program that has huge educational benefits as well as being irresistibly fun. Universe Sandbox 2 is...