Rebelstar: Tactical Command Review
Though it lacks the base-building and economic concerns of its ancestor, Rebelstar delivers in a big way with a lengthy, engaging campaign married to an elegant turn-based combat system.
Anyone remember Laser Squad on the Commodore computers systems? This is that game in a new costume. Turn-based strategy at it's best with nice graphics and good but a bit repeating music and sound effects, I have spent m... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Rebelstar: Tactical Command is a turn-based strategy game from the creator of X-Com UFO Defense. It is like X-Com in many ways but is it's own game. However, it is so similar they are hard to not compare. So is Rebelsta... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
A long time ago, in the land where the computers did little more than run DOS, a game called, "X-Com" came out. Hear the crowd gasp as it is revealed, that, yes, the game was actually good! A strategy RPG by heart, it wa... Read Full Review0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
The aliens -- they're everywhere! Run for your lives! Nobody is safe -- women and children first. Interstates are jammed, there's no place to go! We're all going to die! Now that I've got that out of my system, let me qu... Read Full Review3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
So yes X-Com it's not, and I want to see a true remake as much as the next fan. But where it succeeds it does very well. The lightly charcter driven story is a nice touch and as great fun as compleatly random levels we... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Essentially, this game takes the best part of the old tactical squad games (to whit, the battles), ditches the dreary time wasting bits, and presents it to you in the perfect on-the-go package. Gone is the need to res... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
You either played X-Com in the 90's and got hooked or you have no idea what I'm talking about. Until we get a true turn-based 3D version of the X-Com of old lore, this GBA title will meet your needs for killin' pesky E.T... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
I loved playing the old Xcom - UFO Defense game on pc! It was actually my favorite for a VERY long time! The second xcom, Terror from the deep, was so much harder, but still based on the same gameplay mechanics! So yo... Read Full Review3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
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