Elden Ring (2022)

Elden Ring is an open world action RPG from FromSoftware Inc., the same developer of Dark Souls and Bloodborne. Create your character, select your starting class, and begin your treacherous journey through the Lands Between! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Elden Ring… Pros: The depth of this world cannot be overstated! The mapContinue reading “Elden Ring (2022)”

Mini Motorways (2021)

Mini Motorways is a challenging and fun traffic simulator from developer Dinosaur Polo Club. With a city’s road network in your hands, create a bustling metropolis and see how long you can keep it running! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Mini Motorways… Pros: Firstly, the gameplay is extremely fun, bordering on addicting. YouContinue reading “Mini Motorways (2021)”

Stardew Valley (2016)

Stardew Valley is a charming open world farming simulator, reminiscent of Harvest Moon and Animal Crossing. Armed with hand-me-down tools and a few coins, turn your inherited plot of land into a thriving farm! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Stardew Valley… Pros: From the opening cut scene, Stardew Valley immediately pulls you inContinue reading “Stardew Valley (2016)”

Rogue Tower (2022)

Rogue Tower is a single player tower defense game, that tasks you with defending a castle from increasingly difficult enemies! It may sound simple, but what this game lacks in complexity it makes up for with depth. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Rogue Tower… Pros: Firstly, this game checks all of the towerContinue reading “Rogue Tower (2022)”

Airport CEO (2021)

Airport CEO is a management simulation game where you get to create your very own international airport! Begin by placing a runway for general aviation, then construct your terminal and begin commercial flights! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Airport CEO… Pros: Firstly, the “CEO” in the title of this game is no understatement.Continue reading “Airport CEO (2021)”

Project Highrise (2016)

Project Highrise is a 2D tower-building simulation game reminiscent of Sim Tower, only much more polished. You can start your building from scratch, or jump into one of many scenarios that will have you revitalize a struggling establishment. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Project Highrise… Pros: As I have noted above, this gameContinue reading “Project Highrise (2016)”

Factorio (2016)

Factorio is a construction and management simulation game that tasks players with building and maintaining their very own factories! After crashing on an alien planet, you must gather the resources and tools needed to launch yourself back into space! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Factorio… Pros: Firstly, this game is not only loadsContinue reading “Factorio (2016)”

Cities: Skylines (2015)

Cities: Skylines is a city builder game, and by all accounts, the spiritual successor to SimCity. Establish a city at your own speed, free from restraint, or tackle scenarios for an even greater challenge! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Cities: Skylines… Pros: What sets Cities: Skylines apart from the plethora of other cityContinue reading “Cities: Skylines (2015)”

RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic (2016)

RollerCoaster Tycoon is a simulation game that tasks players with building and managing their very own amusement parks! The original game came out in 1999, but has since been expanded and remastered several times over. Let’s consider the pros and cons of RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic… Pros: Firstly, the “Classic” version of RCT has a fewContinue reading “RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic (2016)”

Sid Meier’s Pirates! (2004)

Sid Meier’s Pirates is a nautical action adventure game that takes place during the 1600s, when pirates sailed the Caribbean! You start by deciding whether you want to sail for the English , Spanish, Dutch, or French. This decision affects your starting location, but once you’re in the game, you can befriend, ignore or attackContinue reading “Sid Meier’s Pirates! (2004)”