When Graham asked me to write a technique games column, my very first difficulty was of course to believe of how to irritate as numerous individuals as possible. “I won’t extend the meaning of ‘method'”, I thought, “I’ll warp spacetime itself up until all points within it are ‘method'”. “The hardcore method of Amongst United States”, maybe.
It is a grand method 4X wargame. It is as technique as technique gets, and it is so outstanding it has destroyed everything.