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Heyo,

So I'm kinda bored with my current games...

Does anyone have a good RTS that I should try? I'm not a fan of futuristic RTS (Starcraft) or any other "Craft" games. I love Command and Conquer, so base your suggestions around games like it. Tanks...infantry...stuff like that.

Nothing too confusing...I like to point, click, and win.

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Company of Heroes is my favorite RTS at this point. It's not overly complicated with great graphics and gameplay.
     
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Dawn of War. The brutality will help you overlook the science fiction . Its more focused on action and carnage, as opposed to amassing resources.

You'll want the Dark Crusade / Winter Assault expansion packs.
    
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Well what games do you have?

I know my friend says the Red Alert- or whatever it was- expansion for Generals is GREAT...

Supreme Commander can be easy.. Or hard.
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Dawn of War. The brutality will help you overlook the science fiction . Its more focused on action and carnage, as opposed to amassing resources.

You'll want the Dark Crusade / Winter Assault expansion packs.
Dawn of War is cool too - but futuristic.
     
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Well what games do you have?

I know my friend says the Red Alert- or whatever it was- expansion for Generals is GREAT...

Supreme Commander can be easy.. Or hard.
I have no RTS games atm...they're stuffed in a box somewhere.

Games in general? COD4, CS:S, Crysis...that's really it. Some other games in my Steam list.

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post #7 of 15
Gooda you have to check out Age Of Empires III and it's expansions no doubt, those are one of the best RTS games to date ever in the genre!

Age Of Empires III Gold Edition ($34.99) - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16832116398

Age Of Empires III Third Expansion Pack - The Asian Dynasties ($27.99) - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16832116399

Also Medieval II: Total War and it's expansion are well worth a try as well though too - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16832203019

For an older RTS check out Age Of Mythology as well, also made by Ensemble Studios!
Another older RTS is Rise Of Nations, awesome RTS as well...

Hope this helps you make a buying decision for an ownage RTS
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World in Conflict, excellent game. About the only modern style game I can think of.
    
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Supreme Commander
SupCom: Forged Alliance <- better

Burn's SupCom matchmaking thread
    
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I've heard insanely good things about Sins of a Solar Empire. It's like a simplified Homeworld. It's probably too complicated for you tastes though. Most space RTS's are fairly difficult to adjust to from your standard RTS. I can vouch for CoH however. It is insanely good and fun to play.
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