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  • Review Score:8.8

    An outstanding game back in the day.

    Back in the day this game I enjoyed it even when the game kicked my butt. For me this was the first game where I would have to multi-task in order to kill my enemy and plunder his lands. Also civilians were fair game f... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.7

    kind of fun

    If you're looking for a classic RTS game, this is the one. It's fun, but it's still hard. I liked it, but i never beat it. It's pretty cheap, so if you think you might like it go ahead and buy it. It's certainly not the ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    For an old RTS It fun!

    One of my first games to get me started into games was this one! This one of the first of its kind. A new thing a while ago and started some great sequels. Something great a while ago and might now be long forgotten. Thi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Unsurpassed RTS Multiplayer!

    The Rise of Rome Expansion added to the appeal of the initial Age of Empires - you couldn't leave out the Romans! Age of Empire Review: 10 out of 10 for ten great years! Starcraft may be the RTS game of choice for ce... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.6

    not all that bad

    many moons ago i played this game all day and it provided much enjoyment so for its time it was great.i loved this game because it was always different and led to many enjoyable hours. the age of empires series is very g... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Although a older historic strategy game it is still very addicting and very fun

    Age of empires is a 10 year old history game but I find it addicting challenging at times and also just plain fun. The graphics in aoe are as you would expect a 10 year old history game like this to look. the people loo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1

    Great game!!

    If you like RTS's then this is a must for your collection.And with the Rise of Rome expansion it just gets better.Definitely one of the most addicting games I've ever played.Whether you like to get going fast and crush a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.3

    Cheap, easy to play, classic

    Given its age its still fun to play, its very cheap and really you can blow a whole weekend on this without even trying. If you are really keen building you own map is the only way to go. Its great to play with real o... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Good to play

    It's the first ever Game that I purchase for me. At that time it take about 4-5 hrs to understand the game... And after that it became a adction for me... I use to play late night I start the game and some time I just go... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    its okay

    this game is pritty fun.the grafix are not verry good but its a old game so.. what did you expect.the game play is fun though, i like not having super warrors running around destroying every thing (like on the new ones) ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
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