Battle of Snake Island – A Modern Units Database Perspective
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Battle of Snake Island – A Modern Units Database Perspective

I am quite a bit behind on providing updates on the War in Ukraine so I am going to focus the next few weeks to the conflict since a lot has happened recently.  Today’s update will focus on the re-capture of Snake Island, which is a morale win for Ukraine, if not a strategic one….

Modern Units Database – Version 0.0.9a Uploaded
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Modern Units Database – Version 0.0.9a Uploaded

I’ve posted a small update to the Modern Units Database.  This is available on EDIBLE or by clicking the download link at the bottom of this post.  However, if you aren’t playing a game with space units, this update won’t impact you and can be skipped. To see the changes from the last version, click…

September 2022 Mapscript Update
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September 2022 Mapscript Update

We’ve completed a major update to the back-end of the mapscript. This change is mostly for a future API integration into Empire Deluxe Combined Edition. We are happy to report that the mapscripts appear to be working as intended, with the upgrade taking less than 20 minutes to complete. In addition to the mapscript, the…

Modern Units Database – Version 0.0.8a Update
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Modern Units Database – Version 0.0.8a Update

The next iteration of the Modern Units Database is now updated on EDIBLE. You can find it here or you can use the download link at the bottom of this post. The full change log is available further in this post. This update focuses on upgrading the space game as well as adjusting the way…

Modern Units Database 0.0.7a Uploaded
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Modern Units Database 0.0.7a Uploaded

I’ve uploaded Version 0.0.7a of the Modern Units Database to EDIBLE.  You can download it using the button at the bottom of this post. This change builds on the previous release and is mostly focused on making some back-end changes to test how they function.  The most visible change that players will see is the…

Modern Units Database – Version 0.0.6 Update
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Modern Units Database – Version 0.0.6 Update

Today is the first update in nine months, and the biggest in over a year, for the Modern Units Database. You can download the updated file on EDIBLE or use the button at the bottom of this post. This update is focused on how recon and satellites work and creates some new dynamics to how…

Empire Deluxe Tournament 2021 – Finale
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Empire Deluxe Tournament 2021 – Finale

Congratulations to Mara who has claimed the title of Empire Deluxe Champion for 2021.  After two narrow but well-played victories, and a partial win on our third play-through, he will carry the torch for 2022 until we meet again next December.  In this post, I will show the highlights for our third and final game…

Empire Deluxe Tournament 2021 – Game Two
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Empire Deluxe Tournament 2021 – Game Two

After Mara’s risky win in Game One, we now move into Game Two of our year-end championship.  In Game Two, players opted to include the Capitol Kill victory condition although it was not put to the test due to some expert defensive play.  This game took a day and a half to complete and had…

Empire Deluxe Tournament 2021 – Game One
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Empire Deluxe Tournament 2021 – Game One

After two false starts, Game One of the 2021 Empire Deluxe Tournament Championship is completed.  Two players are effectively tied for first place going into Game Two after a surprising and incredibly risky surgical strike caused our players to declare a cease fire.  Round Two will start later today as our players complete some quality-of-life…