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8.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 630 ratings
  1. 10 (102)
  2. 9 (253)
  3. 8 (188)
  4. 7 (57)
  5. 6 (18)
  6. 5 (4)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (2)

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  • User Rating 10

    This game was well beyond it's time when I first played it. It's a jewel that still outshines many games I play today...

    Rated on March 24, 2012 by Crazian269

    There needs to be more games like this nowadays. I don't know if it's the simplicity of it or what, that made this game so enjoyable. But many games now, I believe, can't even hold a candle to it. It ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    Rated on July 24, 2004 by AtreusGS

    Age of Wonders is a surprising game that is rich in design and lots of fun to play. As a turn based game, players will find similarities with the Heroes of Might and Magic series. While controlling ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Before the could have the lord of the rings, we had Age of Wonders

    Rated on January 04, 2006 by NecroMauri

    It's a very nice game for it's desing so wondeful and his game play make it like a chest PC version. I used to play it with cheats (I know, lame...), but once I had the opportunity to play without th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A brilliantly balanced and thoughtfully produced masterpiece, immense fun and a really engaging challenge.

    Rated on April 30, 2008 by TankmanT34

    The Artificial Intelligence (AI) is advanced for a game of this vintage. In Skirmished different 'character' opponents can be chosen. Admittedly its real time but the Command and Conquer series didn't...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Age of Wonders, though old, is a classic game that any PC owner should have in their collection.

    Rated on September 07, 2004 by Mortuus

    Age of Wonders is a turn-based strategy game set in a fantasy world. The game is very in depth, strategic, and fun. I have owned the game for years and I still play it quite often. When you first...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Grat strategy game that reminded me a lot of lord of the rings but with a lot more fun options and exciting gameplay

    Rated on January 13, 2006 by White-Tornado

    Age of wonders is a great game that is fun and if you get it at wal-mart cheap. Because of the price I thought it was not going to be that great but you know what, it was. This game brought a lot to t...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

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    Rated on March 19, 2005 by mepos6639

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    0 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Twelve fairly balanced races and multiple campaign endings make Age of Wonders a game you could play over and over again

    Rated on January 22, 2010 by AradianEye

    Overall: 9.2/10 Genre: Fantasy TBS/RPG Replay Value: Two campaigns, each with four possible outcomes and maps. 12 races and a number of scenario maps and a map editor thats easy to use.... A lot ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    This is the most Amazing game I have ever played...<br /> Really I'm not kidding...

    Rated on October 11, 2006 by SalaDin1296248

    This was the first game I have played. I love it so much. First of all, because Evil &amp; Good is very obvious in the game. The way you build cities &amp; Armies, shatter Evil &amp; distribute Good o...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    What's that pull you feel every time you get bored with your current games? That's Age of Wonders.

    Rated on August 23, 2007 by TUnified

    Age of Wonders is my replacement for Master of Orion. When MOO was being difficult trying to play on my current hardware and Windows OS, Age of Wonders filled that glorious spot of addictiveness and ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.