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— ‘Roguelike’ Tag Archive —

So yesterday I was messing around with The Flame in the Flood. It’s a survival rogue-like kind of game. Y’know, you start with nothing, gotta scavenge for materials to make tools, scavange for food, water, that kind of thing. If you die it’s game over. I of course neglected to […]

Last night I got to put a few hours into Sproggiwood, a new rogue-like from Freehold Games. You know the drill with me; this is my ‘gut reaction’ post rather than in in-depth review. I’ve been playing a lot of ArcheAge and some Dragon Age 2 lately; games that are […]

I just wanted to follow up on something I got completely wrong on my last post about Sword of the Stars: The Pit. I griped about not knowing what statistic impacts which skills. I was looking for some kind of textual pop-up menu or something to explain this to me, […]

When a game contains “Sword of the Stars” in the title, the first thing you think of is space, right? Ships and planets and mining and tech upgrades…SotS is an established space-based 4X IP. So the first thing I have to tell you about Sword of the Stars: The Pit […]