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The kind that you collect your resources, then build up your army. I am looking for a game like this to play with my friend trough lan or multiplayer. Medieval/siege is a plus but is not necessary. Also, reasonable graphics would be nice. I have looked at starcraft 2, but its a bit expensive for my taste right now.


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Rise of Nations jumps through all ages of civilization, with the option to stop at a certain age.

Rise Of Nations Wiki

Great Game!
post #3 of 10
Generals +exp
C&C 3
Red Alert 2 + exp
Blitzkrieg is good if you like ww2
Empire Earth **** yeah best game ever
Rise of Nations
Cossacks 2
Age of Mythology
But if you want medieval crap you can not go wrong with Age of Empires 2 + exp also Stronghold (though mp is better in AoE2 I would say)
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settlers was always fun bit slow at the start though
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Red Alert 2
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My favorite was the Star wars age of empires. Think it was Gallactic battlegrounds or something.
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Originally Posted by gablain;12851255 
The kind that you collect your resources, then build up your army. I am looking for a game like this to play with my friend trough lan or multiplayer. Medieval/siege is a plus but is not necessary. Also, reasonable graphics would be nice. I have looked at starcraft 2, but its a bit expensive for my taste right now.


Thanks !

Pretty sure Starcraft 2 doesn't have LAN capabilities.

I could be wrong but I'm sure I've read this somewhere before.
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Warzone 2100, Its free! : http://wz2100.net/
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Age of Empires 2. End of story.
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Originally Posted by Betrivent;12851519 
Age of Empires 2. End of story.
I love playing this with my little brother. I beat him every time. sneaky.giftongue.gif

By the way, has anybody used the widescreen patch for AoE2? I just saw it the other day and haven't gotten around to trying it out.
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