Amateur admirals, ahoy! This week’s highlight is Rule the Waves, a dreadnought-era naval strategy game. In RtW‘s strategic layer, the player designs new ships, pays for them out of a limited budget, juggles crises, and last but not least, appeases the … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: July 2015
Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, has passed away at 55. Here is the best obituary I’ve found. EDIT: Here is another good retrospective on his work.
Report of the Spanish ambassador to Meiguo, 1600 In the three months since I departed Your Majesty’s presence, I have travelled first to our colony of New Spain, then thousands of miles north overland. I write to you now from … Continue reading