Posts Tagged ‘Julian Gollop’

Phoenix Point – one year on

by Peter Ray Allisonon 04/01/2021
A year after its release, Phoenix Point now has the Year One edition, which includes all of the DLC and patches released to date.

Phoenix Point

by Peter Ray Allisonon 21/12/2019
It would be fair to say that Julian Gollop invented turn-based tactical squad-combat computer games, when he released Rebelstar Raiders on the Spectrum in 1984.  From there, he created Laser Squad and later UFO: Enemy Unknown (also known as X-COM) and its sequels.  Each game introduced new elements, from the Geoscape strategic overlay of the […]

Chaos Reborn

by Andrew Corbanon 26/02/2014
As a kid, gaming on my 48k Sinclair ZX Spectrum in the 80s, there were many games I thoroughly enjoyed. Some of those games have turned into gaming classics but many have simply faded into the mists of time (and the fog of my memory). There are a few precious gems from back then that […]