Glossary

Gremlins, Inc.

Gremlins, Inc.

Release date: 2016

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers: Yukitama Creative Industries

Gremlins, Inc. is a digital turn-based strategy board game developed by Lithuanian indie game studio Charlie Oscar, set in the steampunk world of gremlins, initially released on Steam Early Access on October 22, 2015 for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux. The game transitioned into full release on Steam on March 11, 2016. The game is designed by Alexey Bokulev, who previously designed another turn-based strategy video game, Eador: Genesis, and is produced by Sergei Klimov.

Greed Corp

Greed Corp

Release date: 2010

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Valcon Games, Easy Tiger Media

Greed Corp is a turn-based strategy video game developed by W!Games. It was released on February 24, 2010 for Xbox Live Arcade and February 25, 2010 for the PlayStation Network. It is also available for purchase via Steam. It was released for the Mac App Store for iOS and OS X. on November 2, 2011. Linux and Android versions released as part of a Humble Bundle on October 15, 2013.

Gladius

Gladius

Release date: 2003

Genres: Role-playing, Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox

Publishers: LucasArts

Gladius is a tactical role-playing video game developed and published by LucasArts. It was released in 2003 for the GameCube, Xbox, and PlayStation 2 video game consoles.

Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor

Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor

Release date: 2008

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Stardock

Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor, released April 30, 2008, is the second expansion pack to the turn-based strategy video game Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords, following the first expansion pack Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar, released February 2007. It has been affirmed by the developer, Stardock, that this is to be the last expansion.

Genghis Khan (game)

Genghis Khan (game)

Release date: 1987

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Amiga, Microsoft Dos

Publishers: Koei

Genghis Khan, original full title Aoki Ōkami to Shiroki Mejika: Genghis Khan (蒼き狼と白き牝鹿・ジンギスカン), is a 1987 turn-based strategy game developed by Koei, originally released for the NEC PC-9801, MSX and Sharp X68000 in 1988, the DOS and NES in 1990, and the Amiga in 1990. It is actually the second game in the series, after a 1985 Aoki Ōkami to Shiroki Mejika, also for PC-88, PC-98, and MSX.

Grand Prix World

Grand Prix World

Release date: 2000

Genres: Racing, Real-time, Strategy, Turn-based, Simulation

Publishers: Hasbro Interactive

Grand Prix World is the sequel to Grand Prix Manager 2 released in 1999. The game was designed and produced by Edward Grabowski Communications Ltd, and MicroProse. It is based on the 1998 Formula One season, and is officially FIA licensed.

Global Defence Force Tactics

Global Defence Force Tactics

Release date: 2006

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers:

Global Defence Force Tactics, known in Japan as Earth Defense Force Tactics, is a PlayStation 2 turn-based strategy game developed by thinkArts.

Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar

Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar

Release date: 2007

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Stardock

Galactic Civilizations II: Dark Avatar is the first expansion pack to the turn-based strategy game Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords. It was released by Stardock in February 2007, both as a separately downloadable expansion and the combination retail box Galactic Civilizations II: Gold Edition.

Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords

Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords

Release date: 2006

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: StardockParadox Interactive

Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords is a 4X turn-based strategy by Stardock for Microsoft Windows. It is the sequel to the original Galactic Civilizations (in turn based on the OS/2 games Galactic Civilizations and Galactic Civilizations 2), and was released at retail and on Stardock's online subscription service, TotalGaming.net, on February 21, 2006. An expansion, Dark Avatar, was released in February 2007. A second expansion, Twilight of the Arnor, was released in April 2008. Dread Lords i…

Galactic Civilizations III

Galactic Civilizations III

Release date: 2015

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Stardock

Galactic Civilizations III is a 4X turn-based strategy video game developed by Stardock for Microsoft Windows. It is the sequel to 2006's Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords. In October 2013, Stardock announced that the third installment in the Galactic Civilizations series was in production. A pre-release version was made available through Steam in March 2014, which allowed customers to play the game while it is still in development. It was the first game in the series to feature multiplayer…

Great Big War Game

Great Big War Game

Release date: 2012

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Great Big War Game (commonly abbreviated to GBWG) is a modern military 3D turn-based strategy video game developed by British studio Rubicon Development. It has been released on iOS, Android and Microsoft Windows. The game is a sequel to Great Little War Game. The game features multiple environment types, and 50 levels in campaign mode and for the first time in the series cross platform online multiplayer.

Gemfire

Release date: 1991

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Nes, Super Nes, Microsoft Dos

Publishers:

Gemfire (released in Japan as Royal Blood or ロイヤルブラッド Roiyaru Buraddo, Super Royal Blood or スーパーロイヤルブラッド Sūpā Roiyaru Buraddo in its Super Famicom version) is a medieval war game for the MSX, Nintendo Entertainment System, Super NES, FM Towns, Mega Drive/Genesis, MS-DOS, and later Windows, developed by Koei. The object in the game is to unify a fictional island by force. Players use infantry, cavalry, and archers, as well as fantasy units such as magicians, dragons or gargoyles in order to captu…

Gears Tactics

Release date: 2020

Genres: Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox One

Publishers: Xbox Game Studios

Gears Tactics is a turn-based tactics video game developed by Splash Damage in conjunction with The Coalition and published by Xbox Game Studios. It is a spin-off of the Gears of War franchise and a prequel to the first game, and was released for Microsoft Windows on April 28, 2020. Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S versions are in development and will be released on November 10, 2020.

Galactic Civilizations

Galactic Civilizations

Release date: 2003

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Strategy First

Galactic Civilizations is a turn-based strategy video game developed by Stardock and released in March 2003. The game is a remake of an OS/2 series of the same name. An expansion pack entitled Altarian Prophecy was released in 2004. A sequel, Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords, was released February 21, 2006. On May 14, 2015 Stardock released Galactic Civilizations III.

Great Little War Game

Great Little War Game

Release date: 2011

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PS Vita, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Viacom Games

Great Little War Game (GLWG for short) is a modern military 3D turn-based strategy video game developed by British studio Rubicon Development. It has been released on App Store, Apple's App Store, Android, PC, iOS, Google, BlackBerry, and other platforms. The game features three environment types (snowy, regular, and desert), and 20 levels in the main campaign mode (10 extra in the Call of Booty campaign mode). Great Little War Game: All Out War includes the All Out War and Holiday from Hell cam…

Generation of Chaos

Generation of Chaos

Release date: 2005

Genres: Real-time, Role-playing, Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: PSP

Publishers: NIS America, Midas Interactive Entertainment, HyperDevbox Japan

Generation of Chaos, released in Japan as New Demon World: GOCIV Another Side (新天魔界 ~GOCIV アナザサイド~, Shin Tenmakai ~GOCIV Anaza Saido~) is a turn-based strategy RPG fantasy video game released for the PlayStation Portable, developed by Idea Factory and published in the U.S. by NIS America. NIS America released the game in the U.S. on February 28, 2006. An Android port of the title, developed by HyperDevbox Japan, was released on December 15, 2011. The game is the fourth in a series of Generation …

Game Boy Wars

Game Boy Wars

Release date: 1991

Genres: Turn-based

Platforms: Nintendo GameBoy

Publishers: Nintendo

Game Boy Wars is a turn-based war simulator produced by Nintendo and Intelligent Systems that was released for the Game Boy in Japan only in 1991. It is a portable follow-up to the 1988 Family Computer war simulator Famicom Wars, making it the second game in Nintendo's Wars series. A series of sequels to the original Game Boy Wars were produced by Hudson Soft.

Gadget Trial

Release date: 2006

Genres: Novel, Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Gadget Trial (ガジェットトライアル, Gajetto Toraiaru) is a Japanese game for Windows operating systems, which combines turn-based strategy gaming with visual novel elements, using an anime style of artwork for its character designs. It was developed by KOGADO Studio's Kuma-san Team (one of the several in-house development teams), and was released in Japan on June 23, 2006. A simplified Chinese version of the game was published by Beijing Entertainment All Technology Co. Ltd. on July 28, 2007 with the titl…

Global Domination

Global Domination

Release date: 1993

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Amiga, Microsoft Dos

Publishers: Impressions Games

Global Domination is a 1993 strategy game modeled closely on the board game Risk. Impressions Games expanded on the game dividing the world into more territories, adding unit types which could be controlled in a mini-game, adding the concept of unit obsolescence, valuing regions higher or lower than others (for income), and adding the ability to fund intelligence operations.

Guardians of Graxia

Guardians of Graxia

Release date: 2010

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Petroglyph Games

Guardians of Graxia is a video game and a board game, developed by Petroglyph Games. The game has a turn-based fantasy strategy theme in a board game-style format. The PC version was released on Steam, GamersGate, Impulse, and other digital download services in October 2010.