Category Archives: Ideas

Polynesian City Builder

One thing I dislike about city builders is that you eventually reach a point where the lack of a struggle reduces my engagement.  In games like Tropico 5 and Banished, and even grand strategy games like Rome: Total War, once … Continue reading

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Ides of March Morbidity

During the holiday season, I got to thinking about nativities, and what other holidays could possible have that sort of decoration, with all the little statuettes assembled to form a scene.  My favorite pieces of artwork tend to be tangible … Continue reading

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What I’d Like to See in Startopia 2

While I’m dreaming, I figured, why not imagine other sequels that will probably never happen?  So I’d like to talk a bit about Startopia 2, a game that will never exist. The original was one of my favorites, and I’ve … Continue reading

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What I’d Like to See in Dragon Commander 2

Honestly, this is probably more for myself than anyone else, but I wanted to write out what I’d really love to see in a hypothetical Divinity: Dragon Commander 2.  I really loved the first game, and it was an especially … Continue reading

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Chantek the Human

If you’ve never heard about Chantek before, now’s the perfect time to do so.  There’s a great, and free, documentary about him online that I’d highly recommend.  His story is both fascinating and heartbreaking.  He was raised by humans on … Continue reading

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Hot Chocolate Bar

I suppose I should preface this by saying that I love hot chocolate.  I don’t drink tea or coffee, and I’m not a fan of straight-up water, so when it comes to warm beverages, hot chocolate is really all I’ve … Continue reading

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Criminal Mastermind Game Idea

I’ve been thinking about how much I would love a crime-themed Evil Genius / XCOM game.  If you’ve never played them, you should give them a try if you like management and strategy games. In Evil Genius, you play as a … Continue reading

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