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2 years ago#21
I don't enjoy RTS games either. My solution is that I tend to not play them. If you can't "figure it out" or whatever, then feel free to forget about the genre.
2 years ago#22
arleas posted...
Some RTS games boil down to either who can run through a predetermined build order the fastest, or who can micromanage the f*** out of the other guy...Those types of RTS kinda suck...

Age of Empires 3 however requires a bit of strategy and it moves a bit slower than some games so you're not penalized for not being jacked up on 5 hour energy. You might also try AI an RTS it requires a LOT more strategy, but it's also kinda hard to get into... Then again, if you find RTS in general boring then AI War will probably be boredom on steroids.

You know what? not all games are for all people. If you don't like em, don't force yourself.

I wouldn't say that, Age of Empires 3 requires a huge amount of micro.
2 years ago#23
Maybe try something like World in Conflict or Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II? Neither have base building so you can get to the action faster.
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2 years ago#24
MaKhaos posted...
Well have you tried playing the Warcraft III's campaign?

As someone who finds rts's incredibly boring: yes I have, and while I never beat it, both it and Starcraft 1 and Brood Wars were a lot of fun. I also enjoyed what I think was called Warlock on the Game Boy Color as an rts, although that was a LONG time ago. I just haven't really enjoyed any rts's since I tried Warcraft 3.
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2 years ago#25
Orestes417 posted...
Always preferred TBS games personally. More room for actual strategy being the determining factor in winning rather than who can reach the highest clicks per minute.

Depends on how you define strategy, tbhq. I definitely can see your perspective, but quick thinking and making split second decisions is a large part of RTS, and I believe those elements are strategic.

However, for more thought out long term planning I think that TBS is better.
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