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User Info: Dirk85UK

Dirk85UK
2 years ago#1
Apart from Company of Heroes series, Command and Conquer series, StarCraft series and Warcraft series, which other RTS games are the best? Preferably it needs to be available on steam or origin.
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User Info: MarioFanaticXV

MarioFanaticXV
2 years ago#2
Age of Empires/Mythology series
Rise of Nations
AI War
Warlords: Battlecry series (on GOG, which is better than Steam or Origin)
Empire Earth I and II (once again, on GOG... But do NOT get III)
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User Info: AsucaHayashi

AsucaHayashi
2 years ago#3
rise of nations extended when it's out later this month... provided they don't f*** it up in some weird way.
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User Info: SoulTwister

SoulTwister
2 years ago#4
Take a look at Sins of a Solar Empire
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User Info: wizardmon

wizardmon
2 years ago#5
Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance.
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User Info: majinbuu58

majinbuu58
2 years ago#6
Total war series. Not a pure rts but the battles are real time.

Dawn Of War series.
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User Info: MarioFanaticXV

MarioFanaticXV
2 years ago#7
majinbuu58 posted...
Total war series. Not a pure rts but the battles are real time.


Not an RTS at all since all real time elements are purely at the tactical level. All strategic level elements are turn-based. =P
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User Info: someguyshand

someguyshand
2 years ago#8
MarioFanaticXV posted...
majinbuu58 posted...
Total war series. Not a pure rts but the battles are real time.


Not an RTS at all since all real time elements are purely at the tactical level. All strategic level elements are turn-based. =P


Still a series worth playing regardless. :)
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User Info: KidInTheHall

KidInTheHall
2 years ago#9
Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion!
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cancerstorm
2 years ago#10
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