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7.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 236 ratings
  1. 10 (35)
  2. 9 (56)
  3. 8 (66)
  4. 7 (35)
  5. 6 (10)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (7)
  8. 3 (5)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (9)

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  • Rating:8

    Addictive and fun, World at War is like Axis & Allies on steroids.

    This is a very enjoyable strategy game with complexity and detail on par with the Panzer General series, but on a global scale. It's a reasonable step up in difficulty from Axis & Allies, but not nearly as demanding as ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4.7

    Could have been a lot better

    First, Axis & Allies similarity is the first thing charmed me about this game. Maps are very similar the concept is the same. Production and research is very well organized and carried axis&allies system further ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:2.7

    Gary Grigsbys world at war... WHERE is the strategy guide on Gamespot? I would rather play Axis and allies, this

    My brother and I played GG world at war or tried to. I was barely getting the hang of it , but my brother gave up because its way too complicated. I would gladly and love to get my hands on a strategy guide but NONE... Read Full Review

    0 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:1.6

    I should be paid to play that thing...

    It is said that it looks like axis and allie and is even better... wut??? You wait like 10 mins each turn to see others moves, it takes lots of time to understand the full game on how to get better economy, etc. + Whe... Read Full Review

    3 of 17 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    The Demo is wanting.

    I've been a devout player of Axis & Allies for many years. (c.1992). The second edition board game was my first experiecne and it was THE BOMB. Hooked I was from the start. Since that time I've tried to reclaim th... Read Full Review

    0 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Axis and Allies, but WAY better.

    Real quick, 'cause I'm no writer. This is like "Super Axis and Allies". Symbols, movement rules, advanced research for weapons, the map - the "concept". If you have played Axis and Allies you will be right at home - but ... Read Full Review

    8 of 19 users found the following review helpful