Mars Horizon – One to Watch

Mars Horizon – One to Watch

You know me… I love a good space game. I also love a good management game. Hand me a space themed management game, like Mars Horizon, and I’m like a kid in a candy shop! What is Mars Horizon? According to the developers… “In Mars Horizon, you take control of...

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One To Watch: Space Odyssey from Neil deGrasse Tyson!

One To Watch: Space Odyssey from Neil deGrasse Tyson!

It’s not every day a celebrity endorses an indie video game… even less often is when a celebrity decides to create the game himself! Introducing… Space Odyssey! Space Odyssey, by Neil deGrasse Tyson! Yes NdGT has thrown his hat into the ring to produce a game that rivals No Man’s...

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One To Watch: Aven Colony
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One To Watch: Aven Colony

Aven Colony is under development by Mothership Entertainment LLC, a 4 person team from Austin, Texas. The developers describe the game as:

“a city-building and management sim that tells the story of humanity’s first settlement of an extrasolar world”

This title is set on an alien world, Aven Prime, with a low-oxygen, high-carbon-dioxide environment. Expect hemispheric habitats and don’t forget to pack your EVA suit!

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One To Watch: Planet Coaster

One To Watch: Planet Coaster

My favourite game genre of all time has to be the theme park simulator. Planet Coaster is set to blow this genre out of the water, tear it a new one, whip it’s butt… and then go one better. Back in the prehistoric age of MS-DOS, one game captured the imagination of...

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One To Watch: Astroneer

One To Watch: Astroneer

I think I may have found Paradise, and it’s name is Astroneer! Astroneer is a brand spanking new indie game from System Era, and MAN does it look good! Think Minecraft meets Space Engineers, with maybe a touch of Kerbal Space Program thrown in, and you might be coming up with something along the right lines....

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One To Watch: Planetbase

One To Watch: Planetbase

Here at Ellitopia Gaming we’ve played a number of off-world colonisation games in the last few months (See PeriAreon and Sol 0 for example), but none has captured my attention the way Planetbase has! Planetbase is a real-time off-world colonisation game set on your choice of three different planet types, ranging from...

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One To Watch: Tharsis

One To Watch: Tharsis

Every so often an indie game in development comes along that makes you stop, drool for a bit, then mash the follow button hoping for a speedy release. Today, I found one… Tharsis, from Choice Provisions. This Tharsis game looks like it will be awesome! The game is set aboard a...

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