The Strategy Gamer Podcast Episode 2 : Europa Universalis 4

In today’s episode I speak with HerpicleOmnicorn5 about Paradox’s game EUIV. Herp is a long time EUIV player and a profilic Let’s Player known for his real time streams of game like Silent Hunter 3 and CMANO.

Mods covered 

MEIOU and Taxes v2.0 

Imperium Universalis

Recommended Reading

The Thirty Years War : Europe’s Tragedy

The Iron Kingdom : The Rise and Downfall of Prussia 1600 – 1947

1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West

Guest Info

HerpicleOmnicron5’s Youtube Channel

HerpicleOmnicron5’s Twitch Channel

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State of the Strategy Games Market

2016 Strategy Games

How exactly are Strategy Games doing? How many people are actually playing these games, right now? This very moment? Steamspy and SteamDB both offer us some unique insights. All in all, it’s pretty good. Plus we’ll look at some of last years titles, and then on to the niche of niches, Grognard games! Yes, people actually play them! (Just not many)

We’ll be looking specifically at how many people are actually playing these games every day. For some games we can actually see how many people own them, however other developers have chosen to have this information hidden so it’s not fair to compare as a metric.

All tables come from SteamDB.com which are derived from Steam’s API. 

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