On occasion, my wife and kids look over my shoulder, peek at my computer, and ask, “Why are you staring at those little dots?” They are baffled that I engage in such an antiquated computer game and perplexed why I am so captivated by images of circles. I also consider the same questions and ponder my reasons for my dedication. I don’t know the answer, but I’ll continue to play at least until I do.
Part of your reward for a well-played early game can be ownership of 100 planets, 100 ships, and 50 starbases. Good job! But managing these assets takes a lot of time, and if you’re like me you enjoy playing four or five games as different races to keep things interesting, and the homework can get overwhelming. In this article, I’ll show how I manage Continue reading →