Lifeless Planet takes you on a journey to a distant world where you are seemingly alone. As you begin to explore your surroundings, it becomes apparent that there are signs of life after all. This is where the adventure really begins.
Our designer, Ben, is a big fan of Ethan Meteor Hunter. Why? Because it’s quick to play at lunchtime, even on a virtual machine! (He’s a mac user…) It’s the kind of game that you can download fast and pick up and play whenever you’ve got a spare hour to kill, which is why it’s one of our Quick Picks.
We now have quite a few games that fall under this category, but we’ve narrowed it down to our top 5 quick picks that we think you shouldn’t miss:
Hearts of Iron III is a grand strategy game in which you take control of any nation in the world from 1936 to 1948 and try and guide them through, or away from, World War II. You’re in control of everything from the armed forces, industrial production and research through to diplomacy, politics and espionage.