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post #11 of 54
I aint heard of this game before o_O

Looks fun. Might have to pick it up.

Grats to the devs.
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hmm. i've only followed the game with semi-interest, but i may check it out in depth.
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been wanting to grab it, definitely will now to replace the waste of time that is Red Alert 3

HOWEVER, is this not a pretty dodgy decision considering there is Left 4 Dead, Crysis Warhead, Fallout 3, and less popularly Far Cry 2, CoD W@W, and GTA IV, all released for PC this year? somehow i think IGN must be smoking something cos that is some extremely stiff competition... what do those who've played it sat
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The game is really good, however a match can take forever, due to the fact its not just make a huge fleet and gank the other guy. Lots of strategy involved, econmics, diplomacy etc. Haven't played in a while because I noticed the player base dropping off a bit, probably going to re-install it again though, its a really great rts.
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This game needed a campaign, they built up the story with a pretty good intro movie, then that was the last of the story we heard.

I was very dissapointed with that.
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This is surprising. Now I wish I picked it up when it was on sale at Gogamer for $2.99.
    
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post #17 of 54
This is..
Interesting.
Seeing as Gamespy which is part of their network put it in something like 7th place and Fallout 3 in first.
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post #18 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dman View Post
The game is really good, however a match can take forever, due to the fact its not just make a huge fleet and gank the other guy. Lots of strategy involved, econmics, diplomacy etc. Haven't played in a while because I noticed the player base dropping off a bit, probably going to re-install it again though, its a really great rts.
Totally agree. Just when you got that big fleet ready to take out the competition. He ups the bounty on you, next thing you know Pirates are at your front door knocking it down. Or not caring about religion, next thing you know, your planets are rebelling left and right.

There is no exact way to winning.
post #19 of 54
I can't wait for the three expansions.... I think each will focus on one aspect: Defense, Diplomacy, and Infrastructure.
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Me and my friend did this 8 hours straight. Let me tell you, it was amazing at the least.
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