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    Age of Empires 3
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    Rise of Nations
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post #11 of 23
uhh... not true. In the least. (@007)

Anyways, would recommend Sins, but would also recommend Act of War. AOW is a little known RTS with incredible realism and is immensely fun.

Of course, you could just play StarCraft.
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post #12 of 23
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Okay thanks DEC 42 I think that I will buy sins, and maybe a few other cheap game.

BTW funny loaction loopback +rep for that
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IGN's GOTY, Sins of a Solar Empire.
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post #14 of 23
Europa III Universalis Complete

You'll still be playing it when you get back home.

(EDIT)
Or any of paradox's other games - not 3rd party games, I'm talking rome and crusader kings.

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post #15 of 23
Civ4 for turn based and Sins for something different. Hope that helps.

And I have heard good things about Age of Empires 3 and Euoropa Universalis. One other I have not heard mentioned is Rome or Medieval Total War..... great games.
post #16 of 23
AOE3 was a massive dissapointment to those who plaed the original AOEs and Age of Mythology. I wouldn't recommend it in the least bit.
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post #17 of 23
Yea civ 4 is not RTS but it's a very in depth turn based game w/ lots of re-play-ability.

Sins of a Solar Empire is a decent RTS

Come to think of it, Medieval 2: total war actually combines RTS with turn based ("braveheart the game" is how I explain this game in shorthand). It's one of my favorite games of all time. It's like Civ 4 except you fight the battles yourself in real time instead of a randomized outcome.
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Sins of a solar empire, I think I had 1 game last 18 hours. That was about a 30-40 world map. lol.. With options up to 80 worlds? I think something crazy like that
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Yea civ 4 is not RTS but it's a very in depth turn based game w/ lots of re-play-ability.

Sins of a Solar Empire is a decent RTS

Come to think of it, Medieval 2: total war actually combines RTS with turn based ("braveheart the game" is how I explain this game in shorthand). It's one of my favorite games of all time. It's like Civ 4 except you fight the battles yourself in real time instead of a randomized outcome.
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Sins of a solar empire, I think I had 1 game last 18 hours. That was about a 30-40 world map. lol.. With options up to 80 worlds? I think something crazy like that
I've made maps that had >150 planets per star, needless to say, I never finished a game on any of them, but you can do games that only last an hour or two.
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