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Score Breakdown Based on 13058 ratings
  1. 10 (3846)
  2. 9 (6270)
  3. 8 (2149)
  4. 7 (443)
  5. 6 (126)
  6. 5 (64)
  7. 4 (32)
  8. 3 (18)
  9. 2 (20)
  10. 1 (92)

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  • User Rating:9.6

    An amazing game with a great replay value.

    Age of Mythology takes place in a world that combines Greek, Egyptian, and Norse mythology all into one. You can play as any of those civilizations, ally with any of them, or fight against any. Each civilization has it... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Better than Age of Empires

    I first regarded Age of Mythology with a skeptical eye, figuring there was no way it could live up to the Age of Empire series. Turns out I was dead wrong, as this game stands eye to eye with Warcraft 3 in my mind. With ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Best game ever created since Age of Empires

    Age of Mythology ( the Original) is a great game. Having the power of the gods that u can use any time. Units such as the Chimera makes the game better. Also with many other advancements make the game good. Also the Adve... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    Worth looking into, but don't expect it to be the best RTS ever.

    Having played all of the Age of Empires games (except Asian Dynasties) I decided to get Age of Mythology. Since I had heard that it was a great game my many people. I have to say, although it was only $10, my reaction to... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.8

    simply unique

    please someone bring me back to reality! i am not joking. this game with it's expansion can not be classified. it is one of a kind. it is history by it' s self. the only game that no matter how long you play you just can... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.8

    A game that contains fun for hours, especially for the fantasy or mythology buff.

    Having been a longtime mythology buff and D&D player, I was looking for something that would satisfy both my civilization building desires amidst a fantasy setting. This game provided me likely the closest thing I've di... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.8

    A very impressive beginning, but suffers from the same weakness of many others strategic games: boringness.

    Age of Mythology has a very impressive beginning, but suffers from the same weakness of many others strategic games: boringness! After a couple of rounds you are compelled to repeat the same line of action, again and aga... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5

    Face It-It Gets Boring!

    Unlike Rise Of Nations and other strategy games I've played, this game gets boring really fast. Here is a breakdown of the whole game: Gameplay: Gameplay is solid, but it is the same old-same old. Microsoft actually a... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    Age of Mythology Game-play

    In Age of Mythology you have more than one type of games to play. Such as Selecting a Random Map, or Starting a new Campaign and Online Multiplayer Game. Each of this categories contains more games. -----------------... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    Take control, search and destroy!

    We all remember the Age of Empires series, AOM takes the scenery to a higher level. In Age of Mythology you determine the fate of one of nine civilizations. To be successful, you must gather resources, build your empi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful