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Hill is other people.
We first spotted Skyhill back in January. Bound for desktops and mobile, it's a survival game that puts you in the penthouse of a tower of luxury condos where you've slept through the apocalypse, and now you have to make your way...

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Frontline: Road to Moscow features the most detailed armoured car models I've ever seen in a wargame, and that's not a compliment I ever thought I'd give.
Like I told you on Friday, wargaming publisher Slitherine has a head-spinning array of releases on tap for the rest...

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This is an ex-Kickstarter
Queen Games has had a long and successful streak of using Kickstarter to get their board games out the door. To date, they've created 19 Kickstarter projects and 18 of them have successfully funded, usually by multiples of what they were looking for.

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This is not a jape. This is really a screenshot of Dream Quest.
The pitch showed up in my inbox and was archived after a quick scan. Usually I spend an hour on Saturday mornings sending all my pitch rejections at once ("Sorry it's Saturday", I...

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Of course you realise, this means Waagh.
I'm having dinner with Alex Shargin, the man behind Flashback Games Studio and the developer who coded Panzer Corps. There's a bottle of wine on the table but all of it seems to be going into my glass.

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The first image of the new game, looking more or less just like the original.
Cantakerous British developer Rubicon has revealed on Facebook that his next release on iOS and Android will be Great Little War Game 2, a return to his popular line of light hex-based...

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A Stanley Kubrick shot of commodity traders in Chicago, 1949.
Publishing behemoth EA published their fourth quarter earnings a couple of weeks back, beating Wall Street expectations and pulling down over $900 million in revenue. But the big bottom line numbers weren't what I was interested in.

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It's not easy being green.
I think the first thing I ever bought with my own money was a careworn VHS copy of Godzilla vs MechaGodzilla, purchased from a flea market stall with a fistful of meticulously counted and rolled coins. My love for Godzilla runs deep, but...

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The more things change...
And thank goodness for that. Back in 2012 when the wargaming imprint first announced that the classic WWII company-level tactical games were getting rebooted after almost 20 years, I quailed.

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The army you have.
I remain inveterately opposed to tower defense games, but I know that many of you don't share my antipathy for the genre. If you're hellbent on playing a TD game, you may as well play one that doesn't attempt to impose any sort...

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