Mutant Year Zero
'Mutant Year Zero' Is the Rare Tactics Game Where Scouting Is Actually Fun
Why the stealth-to-combat transition remains one of the toughest in games.
Look, We're Sorry. We Need to Talk About Football. Something Happened.
We eventually get to video games. Eventually.
It’s Almost GOTY Time, And Some Last-Minute Very Good Games Have Us Shook
‘Ashen’ is here—and it’s awesome. Hey, same with 'Mutant Year Zero.' Oh, 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,' too! Yikes.
'Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden' Is a Post-Apocalyptic Game Done Right
The new game is the 'Fallout' sequel I didn't know I needed, thanks to a strong sense of style and a fresh take on turn-based combat.
The Spy Games of 'Phantom Doctrine' Offer More Style Than Substance
It looks and sounds like exactly what you'd want from an spy tactics game, but good ideas don't make for a great game.
Games Like 'BattleTech' Are Slow For a Reason
Your time is too valuable to save.
My Favorite Thing In Games? Fucking Up
I love it when a plan falls apart.
It Sucks When You Want to Learn a New Type of Game, But Don't Know How
For the longest time, I figured strategy games weren't for me. They were too hard, too complicated.
The Pantheon of Games
Waypoint Plays: Our Favorite Games of 2017
The gods are Extremely Online, and we are their playthings.
Why It Took Subset Games So Long to Make a Game After 'FTL'
How the developer dealt with a "sophomore slump" after their first game's unexpected success.
2016 Was the Best Year for Strategy Games Ever
You can’t ignore this genre anymore.
It Turns Out That Video Games Can Make Great Board Games, Too
'Gears of War,' in tabletop form: sounds awful on paper, but it plays like a dream. Who'd have thought it?