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why brian reynolds
Once upon a time, Brian Reynolds was the dauphin prince of strategy game designers. An early protege of Uncle Sid himself, Reynolds was the driving force behind the narrative 4X masterpiece Alpha Centauri, the hugely under-rated Rise of Nations, and the game that some Civ...

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Even Dick Tracy's watch couldn't do this
Back when the Apple Watch was first announced, Owen polled some developers to see what they thought of the wearable and the results were mostly "meh" with a "hmm" thrown in for good measure.

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Nanoo nanoo?
Games Workshop must have the hardest-working licensing department outside of Disney. A new iOS game from Turbo Tape, the developers of UHR Warlords, will have you slinging spell cards as famous wizards in tactical combat in the Warhammer universe "soon" (synonymous with "this year"...

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I'm having a real hard time sorting out which are the new good guys and which are the new bad guys. Any help?
Fantasy Flight Games seems to enjoy surprises. If you recall, BattleLore Command was released on a Monday back in November with no fanfare whatsoever.

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The only crime I see is grandpa robbing the cradle.
We've entered into an early spring doldrums both here at Pocket Tactics and on the App Store. Seriously, somebody wake me up when we sight land. Nothing of huge interest this week.

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Cool. Cool cool cool.
We don't usually talk about price drops too often, but when the game in question is one of the best turn-based tactical games ever made we tend to pay attention.

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Not quite up there with "your mother was a hamster" but we'll take it.
We first talked about the space shooter, Rogue Star, back in early 2013 with the story being that we could expect to see it by spring.

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This is about the happiest anyone gets in Westeros.
Unlike a certain author who will not be named, Telltale Games seems to be right on schedule to finish their tale set in the world of Westeros.

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Considering their homeworld, what other diplomatic tendency would you have expected?
Halcyon-6 is an upcoming rogue-like, sci-fi game that's currently on Kickstarter for PC and Mac, which probably makes you wonder why I'm talking about it on Pocket Tactics.

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Easy. "G" to the power of heart. What do I win?
Rebus puzzles are one of those weird things that I remember doing all the time when I was a kid, but don't remember seeing at all as I got older.

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