Command & Conquer: Red Alert
There are new weapons, enemies, and levels, but the game engine and basic play are essentially the same.
World in Conflict
World in Conflict is a real-time strategy game that takes you back to 1989 during a fictional war between the U.S., NATO, and the Soviet Union.
Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty
The first of three sequels in Blizzard's legendary sci-fi real-time strategy series focuses on the Terran faction.
What really makes Battlezone so special is the way it blends the adrenaline rush of first-person action games with the strategy and resource management of Red Alert.
Sid Meier's Gettysburg!
Gettysburg! may be the first release from newcomer Firaxis Games, but it has all the polish and appeal of a Meier classic.
Cavedog has done a commendable job of taking the basic mechanics of real-time strategy and using them to create something new.
Myth II: Soulblighter
Myth II is about as good as a computer game can possibly be.
Black & White
No other PC game to date has so effectively combined so many seemingly incompatible elements into one highly polished game.
Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne
It's just an outstanding game, filled with all the charm, all the detail, and all the lasting appeal that characterizes all of the finest games ever made.
Rise of Nations: Thrones & Patriots
By combining some of the concepts of Civilization with the general gameplay of Age of Empires, Big Huge Games has created a truly outstanding game.
Command & Conquer
Overall Command & Conquer is a great strategy game and easily the best available on the PlayStation.
Dark Reign: The Future of War
One of the most impressive games released this year in any genre.
Age of Mythology
Featuring lots of interesting, inventive design decisions, plenty of fun-to-use units, and tons of variety, Age of Mythology is the last real-time strategy game you'll need for a long time.
With Pikmin 2, Nintendo has addressed the bulk of the shortcomings of its predecessor by crafting a game that tops the original in nearly every way.
Seven Kingdoms II: The Fryhtan Wars
There's no question that Seven Kingdoms II is a richer, more fully realized game.
Starcraft: Brood War
Brood War completely revitalizes Blizzard's everlasting real-time strategy game.
It doesn't stray far from the blueprint created by its predecessors, but it is, without a doubt, the best game to ever adhere to that formula.
Dragon Force is one of those rare games that demands countless hours of attention.
Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings
If you've ever liked any other real-time strategy game in this classical style, then you'll clearly see why this one deserves so much credit.
Combat Mission: Beyond Overlord
It's sure to appeal to anyone interested in serious military simulations, but even those just looking for a good World War II computer game should find that it has a ...
Combat Mission: Barbarossa to Berlin
Barbarossa to Berlin raises the wargaming bar even higher with its pitch-perfect, ultrapolished improvements to an already great game.
Rome: Total War
Rome: Total War is the very definition of an epic strategy game.
Homeworld is both an excellent game and one that may well reshape the entire real-time strategy genre.