Within the last few days, I was introduced to a new 4X title by the name of Remnant. To be honest, I’ve never really found the genre to be all that compelling, as the depth and learning curve for many of the games is often too much for me to get into. I’ve always loved watching others play as epic wars and conquests unfold, and remained blissfully ignorant of exactly what was going on under the hood, so to speak. With the recent introduction to Remnant, I have found a 4X that is not only extremely compelling to me, but also features a great amount of depth that will please veterans of the genre.
Simply described as a “real-time 4X space strategy game”, Remnant puts you in control of the ruler of a faction that is looking to make a name for itself. As the person in charge, you must oversee various operations and ensure the prosperity of your people through resource acquisition, domination and conquering, and also by assembling a well-balanced fleet.
Remnant features a full 3D battle system, which takes place in an open space without grids or tiles. This …read more