Starbound, one of my most anticipated games of 2013, was finally released into early beta last December by developer Chucklefish Games. As excited as I am about the game, I decided to wait until the early beta had a couple of patches under it’s belt before I felt I could talk about the game more objectively. First and foremost, Chucklefish deserves kudos for launching an early indie beta that has more polish than most other early betas these days. Though there were a few major bugs on launch, their team worked long hours on launch day and the days following to get a coupleRead More →

company of heroes 2 screenshot 2013

Last week, I gave you my favorite picks for 2012. This week I look ahead to the coming year and share with you the games I’m most excited about. There is one small caveat. As far as I know, none of these games has a firm release date yet. With that in mind, let’s take a look.  3. Company of Heroes 2 I’ve played a lot of Company of Heroes and its subsequent expansions. There are a couple of reasons I love the original. The first being that unit facing matters. When you move a unit you can hold the click on the map whileRead More →