They develop other games for fun really they do.
Oh, and they film themselves doing it and timelapse it and put it on YouTube… just to show everyone else what we could be doing but aren’t, and also partially to show off, but I suspect mostly because they find it amusing to do so.
I’m a bush. A very deadly bush with a suppressed sniper rifle. Picking off anyone who gets within 2 feet of the stairs to our bunker. Unfortunately someone has spotted the deadly bush-that-I-am and is sprinting round behind me. His burst of speed makes him visible on my radar and I spot the blip. I [...]
The infernal turn based strategy conjured from the bowels of Hell, known as Solium Infernum has been released onto the mortals of this world. The game is a heady mixture of board game, card game, and high strategy in terms of diplomacy, hellish compromises and decisions. Dripping with the goop of Damnation itself, the game [...]
Armada 2526 is now on the release radar, coming in as a boxed product or a digital download from Matrixgames.com
The4X space strategy game developed by Ntronium, will feature turn based strategic play on a large galactic map, along with real time space fleet battles rendered in 3d, including planetary attacks and ground support from dropship [...]
Slitherine Strategies (the software guys behind the Deadliest Warrior TV show, the Legion, Commander and Great Battles strategy wargames) have released the digital version of their tabletop and miniatures ancient warfare game Fields of Glory. Its a close approximation to the tried and tested rules for the original “book and figures” tabletop wargame, and taking [...]
Having not played anything worth while on my PSP for well over a year, I was inspired by Tom Chick’s adulation of Patapon 2 to pick up a copy. Luckily it was marked at £19.99 in GAME, however, they were having a sale on PSP games and it come in at a rather remarkable price [...]
AI War developer Chris Park joins The Claw staff in an exclusive Google Wave Interview discussing his games, his company and the future..
Pushing the boundaries of Internet communications Chris agreed to try an Interview with The Claw via Google’s new threaded “Email/Instant Messenger/Forum/Social Networking” medium known as Wave. We’re pleased to say it worked out [...]
AI War: Fleet Command from Arcengames is a game that almost passed me by. A 2d space themed Real Time Strategy game that cloaked and sailed past my DRADIS, headed for the nearest warp gate to Alpha Centuri. Luckily, my finely tuned Stardock Impulse client, managed to pick up the faint impellor engine’s signature in [...]
There’s an interesting trend appearing in some of the more intelligent iPhone games on the App store, in relation to playing turn based multiplayer games anyway. Admittedly, PCs have been doing it for years (and a summary of some of its more essential games is a post for another time) but with the iPhone’s always connected, always with you nature this style of game has really found its natural home.