Excerpt: I’m not a big PC gamer, as my history of reviews may suggest. Aside from regular stints on Football Manager and the odd session with Sim City 4 , I’ve never really travelled far into the depths of playing games in the lounge, instead opting for my comfy leather chair in my bedroom and the Xbox 360. Before switching over to the light side (Apple Mac) I stumbled across a budget title named Stronghold .
Excerpt: You realise very early on in playing Anno 1701, that while you may be master and commander in conquering this brave new world, your workforce isn't going anywhere or doing anything until they've had a cup of tea and some lunch first. The similarities to life in the office are astounding. But moving swiftly on...
Excerpt: A game well worth discovering. Some games appear on my door and I genuinely have no expectations of greatness or failure for them. I see them and think, ?ooo another game that looks like such and such?. In the case of Anno 1701: Dawn of discovery, my thoughts centred on, ?ooo another game that looks like Settlers. I hope it plays ok!? I hoped for this as I love Settlers and get really annoyed with second rate games imitating it!
Excerpt: Mit beschert Sunflowers allen Strategie-Fans ein vorgezogenes Weihnachten. Der zu den am meisten erwarteten Spielen 2006 gehörende Titel heimst momentan eine Auszeichnung nach der nächsten ein. Zu Recht?