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Hey guys,

So I am getting a bit bored and want a new game to play. I always keep thinking of those two games and wished there was something more modern that is as fun and addictive as those two.

I was considering Civilization V but unsure.

Thanks guys thumb.gif
 
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I have a lot of fun with Making History 2! They have a demo for it!

http://making-history.com/
Edited by Djmatrix32 - 3/2/12 at 9:06pm
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Have been playing Civ V for a while now, It's a great game, but to me no where as fun and addictive as Red Alert 2 was. Can't speak to Rise of nations and how Civ V compares to that, but all in all Civ seems to be very slow paced. An average game, with settings set to fastest progression from age to age, etc... still take a couple hours to play (for me at least).

Starcraft II has been a mainstay for me as well lately. More in the vein for Red Alert 2, but as with Civ it's just not up to snuff with RA2.

Reading your post kind of reminded me how much I loved that game, I may need to re-install it again for old times sake biggrin.gif

All in all I WOULD recommend you give Civ V a try, I know torrents are not Kosher per say, but I have used them in the past to try out a game before breaking down and spending 30-40-50$ on a game. Not sure if there is a legit demo for it, seems like most games no longer have playable demos you can download mad.gif
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World in Conflict.

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They dont make games like Rise or RA2 anymore :/
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If you like making history II hit me up.
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Civ V is pretty fun, and the usually have a sale for it.
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They dont make games like Rise or RA2 anymore :/

That they don't... =(

Thanks for the recommendations so far guys... +reps
 
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Just realized there are some good demos on steam, downloading a few now thumb.gif
 
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Just realized there are some good demos on steam, downloading a few now thumb.gif
Did you like making history? Kinda of hard to start but easy to get the hang of it.
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