Megastructures in Video Games and Megastructure Mods

A lot of the posts on Odin Gaming focus on Stellaris which allows for the construction of megastructures. Megastructures, in their broadest sense, are large artificial objects. There’s no consensus on exactly what constitutes a megastructure beyond this, though I would argue that the clue is in the name. A megastructure is any artificial structure […]

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M.O.R.E. – The Floundering Space 4X

In July 2017, I published a post entitled “M.O.R.E. – The Space 4X that Couldn’t…“. In it, I provided a break-down of the history of this overambitious space 4X. It aimed to be a spiritual successor to the likes of Master of Orion 2. For context, this was so long ago that there was no […]

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I’m back. What happened?

The short answer: life! As much as I like to polish the site and give it a professional air, Odin Gaming was, and is, a hobby project. I like writing about strategy and simulation modding and gaming because I do it a lot anyway. Doing a bit of writing on top didn’t seem like a […]

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Stellaris Mod Roundup – March ’18

8 new mods feature this month, including more ship sets, Ascension Perks, and Megastructuctures. Mod of the Month is “Interactive Timeline Dashboard” by Elias Döhne.

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Early Look at Surviving Mars Mods and Review

There has been a mod published every 20 minutes since release, with well over 500 mods available for Surviving Mars. Here are 10, as well as a quick review of the base game!

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Stellaris Apocalypse Review, Cherryh 2.0, and Modding in 2.0

A detailed examination of the new war features in Stellaris 2.0 Cherryh, a Cherryh review, a review of the new Stellaris expansion “Apocalypse”, and a first look at the state of modding in the post-2.0 environment.

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Stellaris 2.0 Cherryh and Apocalypse Feature Summary – Dev Diary #105

Dev diary #105 provides patch notes, modding notes, and a taster of some of the new music in the upcoming Stellaris 2.0 Cherryh free update and paid Apocalypse expansion. Feature summary of both in this post.

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Stellaris Cherryh Feature Roundup – Dev Diary #104

The 104th dev diary reveals quality of life changes, Hallowed Worlds, and War Doctrines, which provide the Stellaris Cherryh Feature Roundup before release on the 22nd of February.

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Stellaris Civics and Ascension Perks – Dev Diary #103

Changes and additions to Stellaris Ascension Perks and Civics featured in the 103rd dev diary, split between the free Cherryh 2.0 update and paid Apocalypse Expansion. Summary table for your convenience!

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Stellaris Mod Roundup – January ’18

9 mods feature this month, including two new ship sets and two Shroud-focused mods. Mod of the Month is “Shroud Expanded” by Keeper of Dark Willow!

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