tactics

Battle Tactics: Speed Control in Double Battles in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

Battle Tactics: Speed Control in Double Battles in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

By Aaron Traylor, contributing writer The order in which Pokémon move is of utmost importance. You can gain any number of advantages when your Pokémon has more Speed than your opponent’s: you can potentially knock their Pokémon out before it moves, you can reduce the damage they will deal, or you can give your Pokémon …

Battle Tactics: Speed Control in Double Battles in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield Read More »

XCOM: Chimera Squad versus Gears Tactics: The Strategy Showdown

XCOM: Chimera Squad versus Gears Tactics: The Strategy Showdown

XCOM: Chimera Squad and Gears Tactics released a week apart. Both are turn-based strategy games that are spinoffs — the former for 2K’s XCOM franchise and the latter for Microsoft’s Gears of War series. I ended up reviewing both games — XCOM: Chimera Squad was a uniquely refreshing take on a classic formula, and Gears …

XCOM: Chimera Squad versus Gears Tactics: The Strategy Showdown Read More »

Gears Tactics review - brains and brawn join forces as the fight against the Locust goes turn-based • Eurogamer.net

Gears Tactics review – brains and brawn join forces as the fight against the Locust goes turn-based

Gears of War has always been built around its cover system, with almost 15 years experience when it comes to squeezing its muscled heroes behind bits of wall, or whatever’s at hand, as they exchange fire with their equally muscled, subterrestrial counterparts. Once slotted into place, it’s then been up to the player to figure …

Gears Tactics review – brains and brawn join forces as the fight against the Locust goes turn-based Read More »

Gears Tactics Review – Impressive Battles In A Quagmire War

Gears Tactics Review – Impressive Battles In A Quagmire War

With its cover-based shooting, varied enemy types, and bombastic tone, the Gears franchise is a great fit for the tactics genre. The world and the feel of combat both remain intact in this transition to turn-based warfare. With a focus on characters and story, plus a sense of speed and flexibility in battle, Gears Tactics …

Gears Tactics Review – Impressive Battles In A Quagmire War Read More »

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics Review – Missing The Magic

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics Review – Missing The Magic

We see fewer licensed tie-in video games on home platforms these days, and that’s understandable. Capturing the tone of a popular fiction in a different medium is tricky, and developers are rarely given the time and means to capitalize. The new The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance series from Netflix is a stellar presentation of …

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics Review – Missing The Magic Read More »

Scroll to Top