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Hardest PC Games: Strategy

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines 3.94 4.08 30.71
2 X-COM: UFO Defense 4.39 4.02 54.73
3 Dota 2 3.85 3.98 80.00+
4 XCOM 2 4.25 3.95 48.95
5 Europa Universalis IV 4.27 3.86 80.00+
6 XCOM: Enemy Within 4.34 3.85 48.23
7 Banished 3.84 3.81 40.53
8 XCOM: Enemy Unknown 4.18 3.80 38.58
9 Crusader Kings II 4.29 3.75 80.00+
10 Starcraft: Brood War 4.48 3.67 50.56
11 Command & Conquer 3.94 3.65 40.43
12 Starcraft 4.43 3.65 51.36
13 Total War: Shogun 2 4.14 3.65 57.49
14 This War of Mine 3.92 3.63 18.72
15 The Banner Saga 3.92 3.61 15.26
16 League of Legends 3.71 3.57 78.93
17 Company of Heroes 4.13 3.50 40.97
18 Warcraft: Orcs & Humans 3.51 3.47 30.15
19 Prison Architect 3.85 3.46 43.31
20 StarCraft Battle Chest 4.51 3.44 58.82
21 Warcraft II: Beyond the Dark Portal 3.99 3.43 37.01
22 Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty 4.32 3.41 38.52
23 Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void 4.31 3.40 40.18
24 King's Bounty: The Legend 3.92 3.40 52.88
25 SimCity 4: Deluxe Edition 4.08 3.39 67.47
26 Plague Inc: Evolved 3.85 3.38 17.22
27 Heroes of Might and Magic III 4.33 3.37 69.12
28 Heroes of Might and Magic III Complete 4.50 3.37 73.79
29 Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword 4.28 3.35 61.68
30 SimCity 4 3.92 3.35 71.23
31 Empire Earth 3.85 3.32 47.48
32 Warcraft II: Battle.net Edition 4.07 3.31 37.95
33 Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne 4.36 3.31 49.52
34 Dungeon Keeper 4.07 3.30 43.46
35 Anno 2070 3.83 3.30 49.17
36 SimCity 3000 3.85 3.30 55.92
37 Command & Conquer: Red Alert 4.03 3.29 43.36
38 Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness 4.05 3.29 38.32
39 Black & White 3.68 3.29 45.68
40 Sid Meier's Civilization IV 4.19 3.29 60.84
41 Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos 4.30 3.28 46.64
42 Heroes of Might and Magic V 3.69 3.28 52.19
43 Sid Meier's Civilization III 4.01 3.27 60.27
44 Orcs Must Die! 3.72 3.27 19.17
45 Age of Empires Gold Edition 3.88 3.26 51.95
46 Empire: Total War 3.88 3.26 57.28
47 Might & Magic: Heroes VI 3.42 3.26 68.33
48 SMITE 4.22 3.25 80.00+
49 Age of Empires 3.84 3.25 49.32
50 Age of Empires II: HD Edition 4.10 3.25 61.83
111 games in results