Windward Review - The Gamers Lounge

Sam from The Gamers Lounge writes "So disclosure time: I loved Sid Meier's Pirates.

I bring this up because Windward is similar in a lot of respects to Pirates. Both are games where you and your crew sail around a large chain of islands and mainlands representing your chosen faction, attacking other ships, trading goods, fighting in wars, and gaining standing and reputation."

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kube003293d ago

Game looks like its a lot of fun!


Top 5 Relaxing Games Good for Mental Health

BY EMSA SMITH: Taking time out from the world and escaping into a different universe is OK: Gaming is a wonderful way to disappear from the daily grind and explore your imagination. Everyone finds different games relaxing, as some may switch off slaying zombies, whilst others can disconnect through tending their crops.

If you’re looking to shut away from the world for a few hours, here are some games you should consider playing

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winter_hill1572d ago

DOOM. Nothing like taking out swarms of demons with a shotgun and chainsaw to relieve your mental anguish.

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jcblade1570d ago

Any games where you slowly work towards an objective are great for this, especially if they have a colorful aesthetic. Harvest Moon got me through some tough years in my teens.

b163o11570d ago (Edited 1570d ago )

Lol, I've got Graveyard Keeper!!! I actually clicked on this to see if GyK made the list Llf...

Dope game, that has a dark side. I got it for a couple of bucks while on sale. I freaking love how deep this game is. Farming, Church, Dungeons, Alchemy, Cooking, Fishing, Mining, GraveKeeping, Surgeon and Sidequests. I definitely recommend this one...

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HylianMigz1570d ago

a good turn based rpg with an auto battle mechanic

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Windward Review | Frugal Gaming

Oh my goodness, how can I approach this preview without mentioning Sid Meier’s Pirates?

Well I can’t. I absolutely loved Pirates, warts and all, and my word there were some nasty warts in that game.

I’ve yet to meet anyone that didn’t like Pirates, despite the fact it was a bit of a clumsy mess - Writes Lee Rand

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wsionynw3296d ago

It's games like this that make me wish I had a decent PC.

UglyGeezer3296d ago

PC gaming has never been so good.


Windward | iLLGaming Review

Ajay writes
"Windward demands a lot of time to accomplish very little. Progress is slow and grind heavy. Despite the lack of any complexity in combat or economy, there is slight fun to be had with the game small in short bursts."

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