Hearts of Iron 4 is an extremely complex game if you look at it from a technical stand point. Paradox Interactive has constructed a masterpiece of grand strategy gaming, but has it started to trip over with the addition of Waking Tiger and the v1.5 Patch that followed it? We've talked with Roy Goodfellow, Assistant Developer, about what to do when this problem occurs.
While some might prefer the frantic pace of real-time strategy games where you hit macros like you're speed-typing, the slow, calm and calculated air of the turn-based strategy game call to those players who like to plan extensively and enjoy carefully crafted plots and tactics boiling over in slow-cooked tension. Mmmmmm.
"Keep your traditions in mind, yes, but the past should be a guide, not a fetter."
As part of the Endless Day sale for Amplitude Studios' 7th Anniversary, all Endless games are up to 75% off - including Endless Space 2. But it's only on until Thursday!
Gearing up for Early Access around this time last year, Endless Space 2 has enjoyed a rigorous development time. Headed up as the sequel to Amplitude's original Endless Space 4X strategy game, the sequel is attempting to expand on everything that managed to make the original a household name within the strategy community.
Bringing the old world's legacy into space.
Bringing a galactic-sized politics system to your sci-fi turn-based game.
To show the dangers of Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge University's Centre for the Study of Existential Risk have created a superintelligent AI that can destroy the planet within Civilization V. This is how it starts, people.
Legal shots fired, or at least claimed to.