From Strategyinformer.com: "We're experiencing something of a 4X renaissance at the moment, with titles like Endless Legend making a strong exit from Early Access, and Worlds of Magic and Stardock's own Galactic Civilizations 3 looking increasingly promising as they edge towards release. Not to mention the dozen other quality games we've been treated to over the last year and a half. Genre specialist Stardock's latest entry, however, offers a slightly different take on the format. Before you even start playing Sorcerer King you've already failed to save the world. Plot twist! I tracked down Stardock CEO Brad Wardell in search of answers. ".