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7.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 300 ratings
  1. 10 (22)
  2. 9 (28)
  3. 8 (118)
  4. 7 (84)
  5. 6 (22)
  6. 5 (8)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (9)

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  • User Rating 7

    <br /> It's rough around the edges -- and at times frustratingly hard. But Caesar did not grow into a series for nothi

    Rated on April 22, 2008 by slitherdude

    Caesar II seems ahead of its time. The cut-scenes in the middle of gameplay, the noteworthy graphics, shifting between the city and world view -- all of these elements can still be found in recent ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    advice: don't buy it

    Rated on July 26, 2006 by gertthegamer

    Let's go back in time a little bit. How about 5 years? 5 Years ago the only kind of games I played were strategy games. A genre where Caesar fits. I used to play those games for hours. Total annihilat...

    2 out of 12 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Caesar II was an attempt to marry Civilization to Sim City.

    Rated on December 01, 2004 by AtreusGS

    Caesar II is a strategy that just about gets most things right without impressing on any particular score. For a game that came out in 1996, the graphics are pleasing but nothing to write home about, ...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Caesar II , one of the first historic city building games, remains a fun (if a little short) play 9 years after release.

    Rated on February 17, 2007 by akazergling2

    A remarkable improvement on it's predecessor, Caesar II is a mix between the Total War series and Simcity. Caesar II was the first city building game to include a military component and with the Prove...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Trail Blazing City Building Game

    Rated on February 26, 2007 by Ballintinius

    Caesar II was a challenging and interesting game. Some reviews indicate that it was a simple, uninteresting and unchallenging game. Well, if you measure it up to today’s gaming standards, yes, that wo...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.