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What's your favorite RTS game that doesn't have aliens in it? I have SC2, and command and conquer generals. I want something new to tryout and I don't want to try and fight off aliens. I want it to be fairly realistic.

I've kind of been looking at games called R.U.S.E. and men of war. If you know anything about them let me know. I'll be trying to get some guys that do LAN parties to switch to from command and conquer generals to something else. I really don't like that game at all, it's just to dated for me.
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Company of Heroes
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Company of Heroes

Damn it! Beaten to it!
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I don't know about anybody else, but I freakin' loved Company of Heros.

I put many hours into that game.

..Till I couldn't login anymore because of their stupid DRM -.-

HOLY CRAP!? I wasn't expecting people to beat me saying company of heros.
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Men of War: Red Tide is free from Green man Gaming right now.
http://www.greenmangaming.com/games/...-war-red-tide/

Total War stuff is 60+ percent off at Gamersgate.
http://www.gamersgate.com/games?prio...otalwarweekend

I like Company of Heroes, but it goes on sale at too much of a discount to recommend paying current prices.
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World in Conflict is also another one to look into.
I have fun playing it.
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Starcraft 1/2
     
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Quote:
Originally Posted by PrimeBurn View Post
Men of War: Red Tide is free from Green man Gaming right now.
http://www.greenmangaming.com/games/...-war-red-tide/

Total War stuff is 60+ percent off at Gamersgate.
http://www.gamersgate.com/games?prio...otalwarweekend

I like Company of Heroes, but it goes on sale at too much of a discount to recommend paying current prices.
Honestly, I would. Just out of respect for the dev Brian Wood who died in a car accident a year ago now saving his wife and daughter.
But that's just my idealist coming out.
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Quote:
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Starcraft 1/2
You didn't read the thread at all, did you...
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post #10 of 27
Company of Heroes was my all time favourite. However once i got out of practise getting back into its multi-player is nearly impossible! (definitely not beginner friendly)

I've always LOVED the total war series and am currently over 200hours into Shogun 2
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