Rise of Nations

June 9, 2003

It coats, soothes, relieves

Ok, I’ll just come right out and say it: the Real-Time Strategy game (RTS) genre is stale. Fundamentally, these games haven’t changed much in the last 7 or 8 years. Time has only brought more themes, better graphics/audio, and larger size/complexity of maps and armies. Today’s RTS games are far too similar to the first ones. For example, the Kid-Tested Mother-Approved Super Ultra RTS Death StrategyA

Score: 5/5

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