VOTE NOW: The Laser Orgy 500 - the Phoenix's quest to crown the greatest video game of all time.
The Sims and World of Warcraft both came out in the early aughts, the former in 2000 and the latter in 2004. The franchises are two of the most popular franchises of all time, alongside Myst, believe it or not -- but unlike Myst, these two games have had years of expansion packs and upgrades.
I would love right now to be telling you about how great Civilization V
is. I would love to be hailing the new innovations like city-states and
hexagonal tiles. I would really enjoy swapping war stories with you
all, or sharing my thoughts on the best route to a scientific or
cultural victory. And I'd love to have an opinion on how it compares to Civilization IV
After seeing my (mostly gamer-populated) Facebook feed filling with excitement about StarCraft II midnight launch parties yesterday, I decided to check out my own city's offerings. I headed to the Gamestops at the Prudential and Coolidge Corner and took a few pictures (see above slideshow).
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