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Please recommend me a good RTS game!

#1vikittyPosted 8/3/2013 12:54:58 PM
I have the sudden urge to pick up something new this weekend and I'm looking for a RTS in the spirit of Age of Empires, Age of Mythology, and Warcraft.

Any suggestions? I prefer historical settings but I'm open.
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#2KidInTheHallPosted 8/3/2013 1:08:17 PM
Sins of a Solar Empire : Rebellion.
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#3StormKMDPosted 8/3/2013 1:10:06 PM
Starcraft 2 :D
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#4ZukkusPosted 8/3/2013 1:11:03 PM
Company of Heroes
World in Conflict
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War/ Dawn of War II and expansions
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#5Dukaduka1k82Posted 8/3/2013 1:11:09 PM
Age of Empires II HD is on sale today.
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#6TheFeshPincePosted 8/3/2013 1:12:38 PM
KidInTheHall posted...
Sins of a Solar Empire : Rebellion.

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#7PR_FiascoPosted 8/3/2013 1:15:39 PM(edited)
Sins of a Solar Empire, its expansion, Rebellion, Rome: Total War (I know it isn't age of mythology, but it's still a stellar RTS.), if you can find a copy LOTR: Battle for Middle Earth 2, Company of Heroes, and Warcraft 2.
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#8vikitty(Topic Creator)Posted 8/3/2013 1:55:31 PM
You guys rock. Many thanks!
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#9cooldude667Posted 8/3/2013 2:36:32 PM
Command and Conquer Tiberian Sun + Firestorm, Red alert (hasn't aged as well as the others though) Red alert 2 + yuris revenge, Command and Conquer Generals + zero hour, Command and conquer 3 + kanes wrath, and if you enjoyed the older Red alert games then the 3rd one is worth picking up, I personally didn't like it much though.

Stay away from the browser game and C&C 4

Also check out the Stronghold series (crusaders and stronghold 2 are considered the best of the bunch by many) its abit less focus on combat because you have to deal with managing a medieval castle/village but combat is still the focus.
#10DerPancakePosted 8/3/2013 2:40:07 PM(edited)
Citadels, one of the best RTS of this generation.

Wait for steam to put at 1 dollar though.
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