Tag: Tactics

Jupiter Hell Review

Hell Is Other People (And Demons, I Suppose)

HIGH Sending an army of hacked drones and combat robots to do my bidding.

LOW Getting too cocky and being blown to smithereens because of it.

WTF This base sounded like a nightmare before all Hell broke loose…


Fort Triumph Review

People In Weak Houses Shouldn’t Throw Fire Arrows

HIGH The fusion of two strategy types is a joy.

LOW A 97% chance to hit means nothing.

WTF Goblins of the world unite.


Dark Deity Review

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Fire Emblem

HIGH Classic TRPG gameplay without the fat.

LOW A barebones tutorial.

WTF Boob plate armor — are we still doing this in 2021?


The Hand of Merlin Preview Video

TRANSCRIPT: Hi everyone! Eugene Sax here with another Preview from GameCritics.com. The Hand of Merlin is a roguelike turn based tactics game that takes Arthurian legend and throws it up against cosmic horror. Mortal heroes must take up the quest where King Arthur failed: take the holy grail to Jerusalem […]

This Is Not A Review: Wintermoor Tactics Club

Welcome to This Is Not A Review. In these articles we discuss general impressions, ideas and thoughts on any given game, but as the title implies, it’s not a review. Instead, it’s an exercise in offering a quick recommendation (or dismissal) after spending enough time to grasp the ideas and gameplay of a thing without necessarily playing it from A to Z.

The subject of this installment: Wintermoor Tactics Club, developed by EVC and published by Versus Evil.