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What are the best "must play" RTS games on PC?

#11MarioFanaticXVPosted 6/7/2014 9:10:10 AM
someguyshand posted...
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. :)


I won't argue with that. I've only played Medieval 2, but I really want to try more of the series now.
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#12Ghstrdr13PlyrPosted 6/7/2014 9:47:01 AM
Command & Conquer
Total War
Warhammer 40,000
Sins of a Solar Empire
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#13iPr0kkaFTWPosted 6/7/2014 9:51:12 AM
The Crysis of RTS games... World in Conflict.
#14VordraxPosted 6/7/2014 9:52:03 AM
Sacrifice is one of my favorite RTS games, and it is incredibly unique. I'd love to see a modern update of it.

http://www.gog.com/game/sacrifice
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#15Dirk85UK(Topic Creator)Posted 6/7/2014 2:39:38 PM
iPr0kkaFTW posted...
The Crysis of RTS games... World in Conflict.


Crysis of RTS games? You mean great graphics and shallow gameplay? :P
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#16DC07301981Posted 6/7/2014 2:53:42 PM
Sins of a Solar Empire is great. Try out the Empire Earth series too, play the first and second ones. You can purchase them on GOG. Never really got into the Total War games, played maybe like two of them but I hear they are pretty good.
#17Freedan12Posted 6/7/2014 2:56:07 PM
Warcraft

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#18EpicKingdom_Posted 6/7/2014 2:58:40 PM
Dirk85UK posted...
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.


You've excluded the worthwhile ones sooo.... Age of Empires 3 is all I can think of.
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#19staticxtreme5Posted 6/7/2014 3:45:13 PM
Homeworld and Homeworld 2.
#20good_mangorushPosted 6/7/2014 3:58:15 PM
Warhammer 40k, for the greater good.
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