Excerpt: Date: 3/6/2008 Commanders: Attack of the Genos takes one of the current bugaboos of modern science fiction, genetic engineering, and blends it with a view of the future straight out of the 1930a that's more Flash Gordon than it is Gattaca.
Excerpt: Fans of the Advance Wars series and turn-based strategy games in general will be delighted with Sierra’s latest Xbox Live Arcade offering, Commanders: Attack of the Genos . It mixes the same turn-based battle-map gameplay that made Advance Wars so popular on handhelds with the art-deco WWII-era...
X360/PC Preview - 'Commanders: Attack of the Genos'
28 August 2008
Summary: Commanders: Attack of the Genos is a gripping turn-based tactical game with a combination of strategic troop placement and entertaining head-to-head warfare. Featuring a 1930’s art deco look and feel, players will use missile launchers, bombers and infantry to amputate the enemies’ defenses and...
Summary: As I begin my review of Commanders I'm reminded of something Clint Worley (producers of Field Commander for the PSP) said when defending himself against a barrage of negative comments that connected his game with the popular Advance Wars series.
Excerpt: With all the games being released on Xbox Live Arcade, it can be hard to tell the good ones from the bad ones. Sure, you can download demos for the games to see which ones are worth the price, but that's a lot of demos to download.
Excerpt: Of all the genres that have been covered on Xbox Live Arcade, strategy games have gotten short shrift. It makes sense, after all, since the platform was designed with quick, pick-up-and-play experiences in mind, and a deep, strategic title usually results in more time in front of your console.