If Obsidian + Kickstarter = ? in Chris Avellone's Blog A blog by Chris Avellone in General Posted February 11, 2012 what's so great about turn based. I mean aside from the nostalgia factor. Option to pause or slo mo to give orders is better IMHO.If you don't know the difference no amount of explaining will help. It never ceases to amaze me how worked up people get about this. The difference is pretty self explanatory, now tell me why it's better. You can get your stat counting chess master kicks with or without.