Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time.
Defender of the Crown [gog page] is probably the first strategy game I ever played, if you’re willing to ignore Chess. Let’s just say that Cinemaware’s depiction of a Kingless England was my first computer strategy game. I played it on an Amiga back in the eighties and it felt like an entire world was coming to life on the screen. Read the rest of this entry »