This week out Time Waster is checking out ShellShock Live, an artillery game that still in Early Access on Steam, but already feels complete.
Avalon Hill released the highly-anticipated Betrayal at Baldur’s Gate, a new board game based on the award-winning Betrayal at House on the Hill. We get a group of players together and tackle the game for the very first time.
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen adds new missions, enemies, factions and gameplay to an already amazing baseline game. If you liked the original XCOM 2 title, and why not given how great it was, then you will love War of the Chosen almost as much as a full sequel.
Let’s Play Wartile! This game takes all the fun of tactical miniature-based combat and makes it available to everyone with no huge arena, open basement or game store lobby required. We grab some Viking miniatures and take them on their first few quests in this medieval tactical wargame.
The Victorian steampunk Mechs of Ironcast have stomped all over the PC, PlayStation and Xbox. Now they get ready to kick some brass on the Nintendo Switch, where their $13 price tag should have players lining up for more.
After picking up numerous awards, including a GiN Game of the Year for strategy titles, the stylish, story-packed Viking saga moves to consoles, where it’s sure to find an appreciative audience. We take a look at the new console port.
This week our Time Waster has found a card/board game called Race for the Galaxy to kill some time with, but its a bit of a mixed bag.
An RPG and turn based strategy game, The Great Whale Road is the story of a Viking Jarl and his warband as they winter in Ulfarrsted and go on raids and quests each summer. Explore the history and culture of the European Dark Ages and battle many enemies in this fun tabletop adventure.
Play as the Space Wolves and battle the Ork armies in Warhammer 40K: Sanctus Reach. Defend and take back Sanctus Reach and Alaric from the Orks with chainsaws, ballistics, flamethrowers, and grenades. Come and rally the troops in this fun and fantastic 3D turn based strategy game.
Everyone’s favorite 4X strategy series makes a brilliant return in Civilization VI. Along with the beautiful landscapes and soundtrack comes a host of improved features from city governing to army management to more realistic victory conditions. The king is back.