Pharaoh: revisiting the old, longing for the new.

September 14, 2020By CorineStratigraph

Developer Dotume has announced that a complete remake of the ever-popular city-builder Pharaoh (1999) is set to be released in 2021. Pharaoh: A New Era promises to once again challenge us with missions, bring us in contact with the ancient Egyptian civilization, and built an amazing empire.

Humankind’s Open Dev Scenario 1: Towers of Babylon

August 5, 2020By Dr. RandomBlog Posts, Stratigraph

Amplitude, the studio behind sci-fi and fantasy strategy gaming darlings like Endless Space and Endless Legend, is now developing Humankind, their first entry in the foundation of the strategy genre: the historical 4X game. As you may know, 4X stands for EXploration, EXpansion, EXploitation, and EXtermination (yes, this genre has mechanics of empire and colonialism … Read More

ArchaeoGaming Con

July 28, 2020By oomzerStratigraph

The ArchaeoGaming Con is upon us! From Thursday until Sunday, you can enjoy many interesting talks, discussions, playthroughs and presentations on anything related to archaeogaming. Check out the programme below!

Attentat 1942 on mobile

July 21, 2020By oomzerStratigraph

You might have caught last week’s stream on Attentat 1942, a Czech Full Motion Video Game about World War 2 made by Charles Games. A story driven by historical research, you try to unveil the history of your grandfather, who was arrested in the wake of the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich in 1942. The game has been out on Steam for a couple of years, and is scheduled to make the jump to mobile devices as well. However, that’s where Google comes in and disappoints us all.

Stratigraph: Far Cry 6 goes to ‘Cuba’

July 14, 2020By Dr. RandomBlog Posts, Stratigraph

Ubisoft Forward, is the last in a long row of online E3 stand-ins. Alongside updates on Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla and Watchdogs: Legion, Ubisoft also announced Far Cry 6. This one is set in Yara, inspired by ‘Cuba’…. But what should we take away from this announcement (spoilers: I ain’t a fan)?

Stratigraph: Ancient Cities

July 7, 2020By oomzerStratigraph

After years in development, Ancient Cities by Uncasual Games will go into closed beta on the 16th of July! If you haven’t supported the devs yet, this is your final chance to get into the closed beta.