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Before We Leave Dev Announces New Cosmic City-Builder Beyond These Stars

If you liked the spacefaring city-builder Before We Leave, you'll be pleased to know that its developer Balancing Monkey is working on a sequel. Beyond These Stars sees you building a civilization on…

February 15, 2023 | 08:44 EST

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Before We Leave Review

I have always been a huge fan of city-building and 4X strategy games. Civilization, Total War, Stellaris, and others in the genre have captivated me as well as a wide variety of gamers around the…

May 13, 2021 | 09:30 EDT

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Before We Leave

In Before We Leave, a terrible calamity has caused mankind to retreated to underground bunkers. But this is not a game about living in a bunker — instead, it's about the first day you come back out…

May 4, 2020 | 09:05 EDT

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Before We Leave Has Promising Design and Frustrating Flaws

In the far future, humanity lives in underground bunkers. This is a tale that has been told countless times, but Before We Leave puts a new spin on things: the world is better now. People are exiting…

March 9, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

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Before We Leave Has You Rebuild the World and Fend Off Space Whales

Civilization has fallen. There's pretty much nothing left, and Balancing Monkey Games' upcoming game Before We Leave is all about you putting the shattered pieces of society back together into…

July 17, 2019 | 11:30 EDT