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Company of Heroes

Craig: So, because we are so god damn on trend again we’ve been playing Company of Heroes, which is what, 2 years old now? Paul: Something like that. But with sales and stuff on recently, these games get refreshed in our collective consciousness. So… we’re justified in our unforgivable finger-off-the-pulseness. Craig: Yeah but I’ve had this in a boxed copy for…years. And on steam since Christmas. Ed: It’s actually 4 years old. Current! Craig: 4 years? Fucking Christ. That’s yet another game of 2006 then, which was the best year ever for games. But anyway. Paul: So, why are we…

Solium Infernum – First Thoughts

Over Christmas I’ve been getting stuck into Solium Infernum – a turn based politicking game played on a hex grid based in Hell. So extremely Christmassy. It goes something like this: Lucifer has left and the crown for ‘King of Hell’ is up for grabs. 6 players are competing but it’s not a simple case of bashing each other over the head until there is one left. Solium works off a prestige system and after an amount of time (depending on a set game length and a few other variables to a minor extent) whoever has the most prestige is…