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can any one recommend me a modern game like red alert and age of empire??
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I play Rise of Nations. It's a better RTS that microsoft made after it milked AoE for all it was worth.
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are the graphics better ?
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Rise of Nations is great, but pretty old still.

If you are looking for old fashioned RTS with resource gathering etc then the only really new one I can think of is SC2. You can get a free pass to try it out and see if you like it.

Command and Conquer 3 is pretty good and relatively new as well.

There are a bunch of RTS games that take a different approach like Warhammer Dawn of War and World in Conflict; so if you want something that is set up a little differently you can look into those. They focus less on resource gathering and building and more on the fighting itself.
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warhammer series
cnc 3,4
sins of a solar empire
world in conflict
supreme commander1,2
starcraft 2
star wars: empire at war
universe at war......etc....etc
out of these the warhammer dawn of war 2 is a modern rts with rpg elements with focus on combat rather than base construction and resource management....
Edited by ghost_z - 1/20/11 at 12:55pm
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Rise of Nations is great, but pretty old still.

If you are looking for old fashioned RTS with resource gathering etc then the only really new one I can think of is SC2. You can get a free pass to try it out and see if you like it.

Command and Conquer 3 is pretty good and relatively new as well.

There are a bunch of RTS games that take a different approach like Warhammer Dawn of War and World in Conflict; so if you want something that is set up a little differently you can look into those. They focus less on resource gathering and building and more on the fighting itself.
would have like to pla SC2 but dont want to pay the price tag
ill check it out C&C 3 and DOW
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Ive got warhammer dawn of war with another pc is it any good ?
should I start with that or just get DOW 2
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I picked up Starwars Empires at war gold from walmart for 8 bucks. It's not the best game ever but it's 8 dollars so...
Also I like Kings Bounty games, turn based strategy with some RPG elements. Play them in order though if you are going to play them Legend ----> Armored Princess+Crossworlds.
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Ive got warhammer dawn of war with another pc is it any good ?
should I start with that or just get DOW 2
its ur wish although the two games are supposed to be in a sequential way....but there is not much actual relation of the first and the second game.....
but as told before if u like rts's with base construction and resource management then i would suggest u to play down of war 1 then dawn of war 2....
imho both are awesome games.......
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its ur wish although the two games are supposed to be in a sequential way....but there is not much actual relation of the first and the second game.....
but as told before if u like rts's with base construction and resource management then i would suggest u to play down of war 1 then dawn of war 2....
imho both are awesome games.......
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