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Generally favorable reviews - based on 30 Critics

User Score
8.9

Generally favorable reviews- based on 190 Ratings

Summary: Dominate 6,000 years of history from the Ancient Age to the Information Age. Which forces will you deploy to lead your nation to global prominence? Trade, espionage, diplomacy?war? Whichever path you choose, you?ll experience the pulse pounding thrill and speed of real-time gaming combined with the epic scope and depth of turn-based strategy games ? brought together for the first time ever in Rise of Nations. Rise of Nations is a new historical real time strategy game from Big Huge Games' Brian Reynolds, designer of PC game classics such as "Civilization 2" and "Alpha Centauri." In Rise of Nations, you'll create new cities, improve city infrastructures and expand national borders. Conquer foes through military might using everything from sling-shots to cannons to stealth bombers to nuclear weapons; corner the market on key commodities and consolidate power under your rule; wheel and deal across time with history's eminent cultures. [Microsoft]
Rating: T
Official Site: http://www.microsoft.com/games/riseofnations/
Developer: Big Huge Games
Genre(s): Historic
Number of Players:1-8 Players
ESRB Descriptors:Blood and Gore, Violence
Connectivity:Local Area Network, Online
Online Modes:Competitive, Cooperative, Team Oriented
Cast Credit
Rob Cloutier Artist
Bill Podurgiel Unit Art Lead
David Inscore Art Director
Jack Snyder Artist
Brian Busatti Terrain And Interface Lead
Brian Reynolds Design Lead
Douglas Kaufman Designer
Joseph Balkoski Designer
John Hawkins Designer
Kristine Ishii Designer
Bruce Milligan Designer
Tim Train Executive Producer
Paul Stephanouk Producer
Jason Bestimt Programmer
Pranas Pauliukonis Programmer
Ike Ellis Programmer
Bryant Freitag Programmer
Scott Lewis Programmer
Ilya Kreymer Programmer
Stuart Jeff Programmer
Ted Terranova Building Art Lead
Zero Dean Artist
John FitzGerald Artist
Jonathan Jacobson Artist
Michael D. M. Smith Artist
David Locke Artist
Stephen Varga Artist
Jason Coleman Programming Lead
Jason Johnson Artist
Jason Coleman Programming Lead
Jason Johnson Artist
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