Monthly Archives: April 2022

History Respawned podcast – Civs 101: India

By | April 29, 2022

Robert Whitaker from the History Respawnd podcast has released a new episode if his Civ 101 series, this time featuring India.The description from his website:“Bob talks with Dr. Amber Abbas about the India Civ. Topics include Gandhi, Gandhi as an imperialist(?!), the alternative of Asoka and Chandragupta, Dharma as a unique ability, who “belongs” in India and Indian… Read More »

Humankind: Bolivar update announced

By | April 28, 2022

Amplitude Studios have announced an upcoming update for their game Humankind. This update will apparently focus on some war mechanics, such as changes to surrendering, war support, and related mechanics. For the full information, please read the thread in the forum here: Thanks to Saxo Grammaticus for the notification about this update.

Dorfromantik – final release

By | April 28, 2022

The indie hit “Dorfromantik” has reached its final release today. This game is a pure building game, where you strive to build the most beautiful and efficient landscape. You use hex tiles to expand your current map, and solve little quests to gain more tiles for further expansion. The game has overall been described as very relaxing. It… Read More »

Old World update #89

By | April 27, 2022

Mohawk Games have released their next update for Old World. Various balancing changes and bug fixes are included, as well as an option to export the time line as a gif. For all information please check the discussion thread: Old World is currently available on the Epic Store, but will become available on May 19 on GOG… Read More »

Galactic Civilizations IV released

By | April 26, 2022

StarDocks latest title in the “Galactic Civilizations” series has been released today. The 4th part continues the series: It is a 4X (yet not turn-based) strategy game in space. As in other parts of the series to set out to conquer the galaxy, settle new planets, conduct diplomacy with aliens, and try to achieve one of multiple victory… Read More »

Free real time strategy game: Vedelem: The Golden Horde

By | April 24, 2022

This game just popped up in a PCGamer article, which got re-tweeted (originally from 2021), so:Vedelem is a real time strategy game, so not exactly what we normally look at, but this seems to include some building, and is set in a historical scenario, which makes it interesting for us. The Mongol invasion is also a not-overused scenario,… Read More »

Humankind: Da Vinci event, and the Vitruvian update

By | April 21, 2022

Amplitude Studios has released today 2 important updates for Humankind. The first one is the Vitruvian update. This patch includes various changes to the balance of the affinities, allows you to tweak notifications, among other changes. You can read the full list and discuss them here: The second is the Da Vinci event (see also the video).… Read More »

Win a copy of “Old World” – tell us about your favourite civ from “the old world”

By | April 20, 2022

Old World, the current game of Soren Johnson’s studio Mohawk Games, has already some following here, but we got asked if we cannot increase it here in the forums.Soren has contacted Thunderfall, and asked if we could help him, and we are happy to do so. Their publisher Hooded Horse has provided us with 5 keys for Old… Read More »