Archive for the ‘experimental games’ tag

Free Games I Like: War and Peace

Posted on 14th May 2010 at 08:20 by Joe Martin with 15 comments

Joe Martin
For a long time there’s been talk among the more ambitious and feather-brained developers and players of games about a hypothetical artistic pinnacle of gaming – "the Citizen Kane of videogames". From the title of War and Peace you might expect this game attempts to reach that aim, perhaps by attempting to adapt the infamous Russian novel into game form.

But you’d be wrong, because War and Peace doesn’t have anything in common with Tolstoy’s colossal opus. Instead, it’s a de-make of perhaps the most-loved PC game of all time and the one title which could definitely hope to rival Tolstoy’s novel in depth. Well, if you’re feeling a bit hyperbolic anyway.

War and Peace is best explained as Civilization with only one button – a toggle which flips you between conflict and compromise.

Read more

Razer CEO Interview 2016 (Min-Liang Tan)

Razer CEO Interview 2016 (Min-Liang Tan)

We briefly caught up with Min just before his European keynote speech.
Mod of the Month September 2016 in Association with Corsair

Mod of the Month September 2016 in Association with Corsair

We've picked our favourite PC mods that were finished in September -...

Browse articles by company