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Deadhold

Official site
Genre
Real-Time Strategy
Release date
TBA
What is it?
Inspired by and bearing a striking resemblance to the Myth series, Deadhold is an
RTS at the very beginning of its lifespan but regular dev video updates point to
something playable in 2015. Since the announcement that it was being made the plan
was to release a simple, multiplayer-only game first and build upon it if it proved
popular. Expect Early Access and bouncing gibs.

Grand Ages: Medieval
Official site
Genr
Real-Time Strategy
Release date
TBA
What is it?
RTSing in the city-building mold set at the start of the industrious middle ages,
you�ll go from a small town to ruling all of Europe before, we assume, collapsing
under the weight of your own greatness. Phwoar.

Habitat: A Thousand Generations In Orbit
Official site
Genre
Real-Time Strategy
Release date
TBA
What is it?
Space RTS with an unusual twist: you must gather bits of space debris from Earth
orbit to construct a base, then fend off others doing the same. Deadly engineering
rather than space-soldiering, it�s available in Early Access already.

Interloper
Official site
Genre
Real-Time Strategy
Release date
Out now!
What is it?
An RTS that strips away the complexity so common to the genre and leaves just the
basics of area control and fast reactions. There�s no base building, just
structures and units to be captured and used to do more of the same on a variety of
top-down maps.

Salvaged
Official site
Genre
Real-Time Strategy
Release date
TBA
What is it?
One of the first dedicated second-screen (as in another device, rather than a
second monitor) games around. Your screen will display the FPS perspectives of your
party, on board the ship you�re reading for supplies. A tablet controls them on an
RTS level, using touch screen commands to give a feeling of future tech.

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Unending Galaxy Official site Genre Space 4X. Armello Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy Release date Q3 What is it? Built on a board/card game framework.What is it? Very pretty side-on take of FTL with a more open feel and sandbox-survival focus. Early Access Release date Out now! What is it? From the makers of Frozen Synapse and originally named Frozen Endzone. Other factions and NPCs will build ships. this trades turn-based combat for turn-based sports � albeit with the same futuristic aesthetic as that first game. an RPG about being a spaceship captain and a tactical strategy game about fleet fights and boarding actions. Armello is an RPG and turn-based strategy about beating other players to depose the now-mad King of the land. RPG Release date June 2015 What is it? From a long time X-Universe modder comes this 2D take on the formula. with boarding actions as common as inter-ship laser fire. The Mandate crams genre after genre together. Design ships and crew them. The Mandate Official site Genre Space 4X. but not as much as it initially appeared. then head out into the far future galaxy as it collides with Andromeda. Frozen Cortex Official site Genre Sports. GOTY. Chaos Reborn Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy Release date TBA 2015 . Fights take place on and off ship. Also: you can play as a bear. generating missions based on what is happening. It�s a bit American Football-ish. allowing you to build from a simple pirate to ruler of a galactic empire. RPG Release date Q1 2016 What is it? As is the space-game fashion. It�s a 4X about fighting galactic rebels. trade with one-another and invade regions of space. Kickstarter approved to the tune of $700k in 2013.

this hard sci-fi RTS is about managing humanity�s first space colony. featuring turn- based fantasy wizard battling and all the creature-summoning you can handle. trade deals and nuclear weapons. at the end of which you�re given a score that governs the difficulty in the simulation-strategy second half. with random events keeping things interesting. In Early Access for the last few weeks. commanding the Knights of the Round Table and the help of Merlin to invade Europe.What is it? Remake of designer Julian �UFO: Enemy Unknown� Gollop�s first game. depicting the Cold War in its entirety from 1945 through to the late 80s. Twilight Struggle Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy Release date TBA 2015 What is it? The video game port of one of the most popular board games of all time. Two players take the role of either the Soviet Union or the United States and vie for control of the world through proxy wars. This lasts one year of in-game time. Seems to have disappeared off distribution platforms and elsewhere. FAR Colony Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy Release date TBA What is it? Split into two phases. 4X . Antihero Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy. An exceedingly great idea that proved it with a cool octupling of its Kickstarter goal. Also has a realistic element of managing the logistics of building middle-ages cities and supplying armies across hundreds of miles. The Battles Of King Arthur Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy Release date TBA (Cancelled?) What is it? Medieval strategising in the seat of the mythical King. Keeping the colony functioning is then a sandbox. To begin with you�ll need to pick a landing site and start to set your colony up. That Which Sleeps Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy Release date TBA 2015 What is it? An evil god game where you play a Sauron-type figure manipulating events from afar until you gain enough power to fully awaken and wreck havoc.

Rather than a stationary home base from which combat missions are launched. Early Access. RPG Release date TBA What is it? The odd combination of turn-based dungeon crawling aiming for a fast. Mordheim: City of the Damned Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy. Early Access Release date Q4 2015 What is it? Bearing some striking similarities to the newer X-Coms. Blackguards 2 Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy. Dungeon Dashers Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy. every new update adding levels. rather than the endless influx of cash-grab crap we have now. gathering troops and ordering them about in turn-based battles. RPG Release date July 2nd 2015 What is it? RPG strategy inspired by King�s Bounty and the like. co-op pace. You�ll be organising the nabbing from the rich while fending off assassin�s attempts to pick off your agents. Fallen: A2P Protocol Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy. Early Access. you�re travelling across the world in a caravan. It�s been in Early Access for over a year. In Early Access now. this 4X is about rival thieves guilds vying for control of a city�s wealth. enemies and characters. On Early Access for more than a year.Release date TBA What is it? Rather than city-states or empires. but in a still-to-be-tested form. Legends of Eisenwald Genre Turn-Based Strategy. based on one of the skirmish-based spin-offs set in a city infested with rival gangs and warbands. Fallen takes their tactical combat and applies a Fallout-inspired post-apocalyptic wasteland. Early Access. robed wizards with pointy hats and monsters galore. Fantasy tropes abound: chests filled with gold. RPG . RPG Release date October 2015 What is it? There was a time when Games Workshop properties in digital form were few and far between. Mordheim is more interesting than that. The setting is �low-fantasy� meaning closer to Game of Thrones� gritty-but-dragons than the warlocks-�n�-cauldrons you might be thinking of. it�s now entered an optional beta phase that includes the entire campaign.

Space Release date Out now! What is it? HD remakes of Relic Entertainment�s classic space RTSes. Battlefleet Gothic: Armada Official site . The turn-based empire building is supported by real-time battles with player designed ships and all the diplomacy/espionage your space bear brain can handle. There�s a new grand campaign map too. They�re also now helping out with funding. this time fantasy-based and with a unique twist: you play as the last remnants of a civilisation defeated by the Sorcerer King. the concept of Blackguards 2 is enough to keep it in sight. from which they have been sadly and confusingly missing for many years. Also means you�ll be able to grab them on the online distribution platform of your choice. Homeworld Remastered Official site Genre Real-Time Strategy. A cast of rogueish anti-heroes battle it out on a hex grid in a strategy-RPG hybrid.Release date Out now! What is it? While the original failed to impress. Homeworld: Shipbreakers Official site Genre Real-Time Strategy. Space 4X Release date Out now! What is it? Sequel to 2013�s samurai-space-bear-featuring 4X with the aim of emulating and improving on Masters of Orion 2�s well-loved formula. something a little rarer than we�d like. A collaboration between the original developers. Space Release date TBA What is it? Previously unrelated-to but inspired-by the Homeworld franchise under the name Hardware: Shipbreakers. the goal becomes to defeat this malevolent force. Gearbox gave the ex-Relic developers Blackbird Interactive their blessing to develop it under its new name. who will soon ascend to godhood. 4X Release date Q3 What is it? Stardock�s other Early Access 4X. protecting villages and planning your next attack. StarDrive 2 Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy. fans and IP owner Gearbox to bring hot new textures to the old games and redistribute the original versions in one package. changing it from a planned F2P game to full retail release. Sorcerer King Official site Genre Turn-Based Strategy. Rather than out-performing the other factions on the map.

Magic Duels: Origins Official site Genre Card Game Release date Q3 What is it? The last yearly iteration of Magic: The Gathering�s Duels of the Planeswalkers series. but publisher interest and the power of Early Access saved it. Early Access. All Guns On Deck Official site . First Person. That�s finally changing. Devouring Stars Official site Genre Strategy. There�s no base building or unit producing but your entities can merge with one another to create more complex versions of themselves. In it you control small squads of modern military men and equipment rather than a single all singing. The spaceship spin-off to Warhammer 40. Shooter. Early Access Release date Q3 What is it? Playing as a race of star-system eaters trapped in a realm deeper than hell. though we have few details beyond the very pretty starships are using the Unreal engine. Early Access Release date TBA What is it? Combining the strategising and base-building on a massive map akin to Supreme Commander with the ability to grab a rifle and join your troops on the front line as the CEO of your robot army. leaderless.000 (spinception) was never the most popular of Games Workshops model-based attempts and thus never warranted a video game. all dancing hero. you�re looking to escape and survive being hunted by others of your species. now moving to a free to play model that will be regularly updated.Genre Strategy Release date TBA What is it? Well it�s just sort of wonderful it exists. There�s a target on your back and if you die. goes with you. Hopefully that means improvements to the UI that can carry a game indefinitely. Victory Command Official site Genre MOBA. Executive Assault Official site Genre RTS. RTS Release date Q4 2015 What is it? After a failed Kickstarter things looked bad for Peteroglyph�s MOBA-with-a-twist. your army.

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armour and firepower values to be considered. Set between 1467 and 1603 you�ll go from small village to ruler of a united Japan via economic. Sports. NBA 2K16 Official site Genre Sports Release date September 29th 2015 What is it? Latest in 2k�s annual NBA series which has massively varied in quality over the years. Three superpowers fight it out in base-building.000: Regicide Official site Genre TBS. diplomatic and. With all the usual minor tweaks to the game engine and options comes. unit making goodness. a story mode written by Spike Lee. Warhammer 40. Why �pieces� are still moved in a similar manner. for some reason. bank capturing. Early Access Release date Q3 What is it? What we thought to be 40k chess turns out to be chesslike. but with frag grenades and heavy machine guns making quite a big impact on the usual rules. Act of Aggression Official site Genre RTS Release date June 2015 What is it? From the devs behind Wargame comes the closest we�ll ever get to another maybe good C&C game. The Settlers: Kingdoms of Anteria Official site Genre RTS. Just where the balance between the two roles lies and whether there will be a single-player component is still to be announced. RPG Release date TBA What is it? Merges the resource optimisation and town building of the classic series with creation of a unique hero to lead your people. natch. warlike means. it�s a more traditional turn based strategy past that point with health. Early Access Release date TBA 2015 What is it? .What is it? Feudal Japan stategising on a massive scale. and certainly the best impression of Generals 2 there�s been in a long time. Eastside Hockey Manager Official site Genre Management.

World of Tanks: Generals Official site Genre Card Game. equipment and orders. Space. it�s about how quickly you can adapt to a more organised foe. designer on Paradox�s Hearts of Iron and Crusader Kings series comes a space 4X about media manipulation. Improvements are being made in every area and the team behind it is well aware that they didn�t go far enough with their last effort. Galactic Inheritors Official site Genre 4X. Allows you to take direct control of the team�s tactics or hire a coach to do it for you and focus on general management duties. . Supernova Official site Genre MOBA. Hegemony III: Clash of the Ancients Official site Genre RTS Release date Q3 What is it? Ancient pre-Caeser Italy serves as the battleground for various Greek city states against the native tribes. diplomacy and the odd planet-killing war. Attempts to simulate World War 2 battles with cards that represent men. Early Access Release date Q4 What is it? From a studio headed by Chris King. Free To Play Release date TBA What is it? An intergalactic lane pusher with all the usual bells and whistles. plus the ability to spend resources on specifically upgrading your endless waves of disposable minions to be better than your opponents. With battle tactics evolving quickly from battle to battle at this time in history. Strategy.Full simulation of what it�s like to manage an ice hockey team in any number of countries around the world. Early Access Release date TBA What is it? Collectible card game spin off from the massively popular World of Tanks MMO. it�s currently in open beta. Civilization: Beyond Earth � Rising Tide Official site Genre TBS Release date Q4 What is it? Badly needed expansion to the promising but lacklustre Civilization: Space Edition from last year.

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