Looking back at it now, 2020 doesn't feel like a banner year for strategy games, but that doesn't mean there haven't been a few gems. The list below - gathered by a panel of experts and regularly updated - contains games from as recently as 12 months ago alongside classics from as far back as 28 years ago. They're all games we think you could…
Hostile Waters: Antaeus Rising
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4 months ago
A is for Alphabetised wargame and sim news. Welcome to the cosy corner of RPS where the vehicular is valued, the historical is hallowed, and the paragraphs are shorter than 7.5 cm Kampfwagenkanone 37 L/24 barrels.
5 years ago
Strategy games seldom come with a premise more creative than "what if aliens?", or "what if robots?", or perhaps "what if alien robots?", and while this often works - their appeal tends to come from systems and details instead - it does leave a gap for more imaginative fair. Take, for example, Hostile Waters, Rage Games' 2001 release inspired by the 1988 naval/aerial action strategy…