Posts Tagged ‘Camel 101’

Shock And Claw: Black Talons

By Adam Smith on May 28th, 2013.

I spend a lot of time in space. When I’m up there, dancing with the stars, I tend to indulge in the sort of sci-fi hobbies that the place is famous for. You know the sort of thing – commanding battlecruisers, meeting new alien lifeforms and pretending that Master of Orion 3 doesn’t exist. One drawback of such a lifestyle is that I can’t always remember which parts of space I’ve visited. Impressive as the cosmos is, one part tends to look much like another. I don’t think I’ve played Camel 101’s real time strategy game, Gemini Wars, but I can’t be sure. Thankfully, even though the newly announced Black Talons is set in the same universe, it looks like a rather different kettle of space-plankton so no previous knowledge should be required. The first trailer is below.

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Another Corner Of The Sky: Gemini Wars

By Jim Rossignol on August 23rd, 2011.

Cool, refreshing space. Mmm, like a glass of iced vacuum.
The Gemini Wars developer chap Bruno Cesteiro got in touch to let us know he’s done a new video of his space strategy game, that’s the 4X shootybang you see picture above by the way, and I’ve posted that below. The video explains a bit more about how the game will play, with Cesteiro explaining how the game will handle some of the traditional 4X elements, and also how the battles will play out. Worth a look, as this is an interesting project. (If you are interested by space strategy, a propensity for which the odds are good…)
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