Strategy: Turn-Based Strategy

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Have You Played… Qbasic Gorillas?

Fun story: I didn’t know what Qbasic Gorillas was called for over 20 years. As a kid, we would refer to it simply as “The Banana Game”. I had to rely on my Dad to play it, as only he was able to access an unfathomable portal called “DOS”, summoning it out of the inky void using long strings of seemingly random letters; an incantation that gave it a sort of mystical allure. Read more

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Fire Emblem Engage is Three Houses turned up to 11, for better or worse – preview

If you’re concerned about the Persona-fication of Fire Emblem, you might want to temper your expectations for Engage. The task before Fire Emblem Engage is unenviable. The Fire Emblem series has experienced a meteoric rise – first with the fortune-reversing success of Awakening, which was conceived as the series’ final bow. Then a successful mobile game and Three Houses grew the series to new heights. Can Engage raise the bar even further? The latest world Fire Emblem takes you to certainly has a lot of depth. It’s clear that developer Intelligent Systems and publisher Nintendo have a plan to do…

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The RPS Advent Calendar 2022, December 1st

The RPS Advent Calendar is upon us, but as we open the first door of our end of year countdown, I get the feeling something terrible is waiting on the other side. I can hear the clanking of metal boots in the distance, accompanied by laser fire and the gurgle of orc laughter rubbed raw by some nasty disease. Dare we enter and embrace the chaos lying within? Read more

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You can customise Total War: Warhammer 3’s endgame scenarios in multiplayer now

Fantasy strategy game Total War: Warhammer 3 has got its final patch of 2022, update 2.3.0, which brings the single-player customisable endgame scenarios to its multiplayer mode. This change allows whoever is setting up one of the game’s Immortal Empires campaigns in multiplayer to fiddle with the endgame how they please. Devs Creative Assembly have even gone and done one of those video thingies for the update, which you can watch below. Read more