One minute you’re engaged in vaguely aggressive repartee during a fancy corporate shindig, the next you’re being shot up by a helicopter.
After years languishing in obscurity, the space sim has seen a healthy renaissance this year.
Check out our game of the year awards 2014 page to find out how the awards were decided . Chris Thursten: Endless Space was a good 4X strategy game, but Endless Legend is a fantastic one. This was a late entry and almost passed us by, but I’m glad it didn’t: this far and away exceeded Civilization: Beyond Earth for me
Commendation for Design 2014: Endless Legend