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Score Breakdown Based on 998 ratings
  1. 10 (256)
  2. 9 (553)
  3. 8 (132)
  4. 7 (36)
  5. 6 (1)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (15)

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  • User Rating 9

    A story that's, in my opinion, superior to the original Homeworld

    Rated on August 14, 2009 by Lyeneil

    Gameplay The biggest change one will notice in the gameplay is the ability of the mothership to move around. After playing Homeworld, I was itching to start immediately without getting over those ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Rated on May 13, 2004 by nahorner9

    Cataclysm is a great addition to the Homeworld saga. It intoduces many new ships, research technologies, and stategies to the Homeworld galaxy. The plot is probably the best part of the game because...

    4 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Probably the best RTS, ever.

    Rated on May 20, 2007 by shinyblaster

    When I first got this several years ago, I was hooked. Not only is the gameplay fantastic, but the graphics are great even by today's standards. I spend hours playing this game and looking for Homewor...

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

    Its the one time something out did Homeworld.

    Rated on February 12, 2013 by grablinux4000

    The thing here is, if you've played the original and then jumped into Cataclysm you've hopefully been floored by the scope of the game itself. Merely an expansion to the original? A very well made m...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Better than the sequel, but still lacking

    Rated on October 28, 2005 by BadgerRavenmoon

    To be honest, no one seems to give Cataclysm its due. The concept was interesting, and certainly original relative to other games that came before. But because it compared so weakly to its predeceso...

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

    While it deviates a bit from the original, Cataclysm continues the same amazing gameplay its series is known for.

    Rated on July 19, 2010 by Gelugon_baat

    The prospect of a game, fully exploiting all six axes of direction where "up" or "down" has next to no meaning, has always been a great pull for this reviewer. In other words, this reviewer is plenty ...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Cataclysm has alot to offer for both Homeworld veterans and newcomers to the series, and is thus highly recommendable.

    Rated on October 21, 2007 by More_Dakka

    Homeworld: Cataclysm is an expansion to Homeworld, but its not like most expansions in several ways. First off, its a stand-alone expansion, so if your curious where Relic got the idea to make Dawn of...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    COOL

    Rated on April 03, 2006 by Dasc00

    The good: Good multiplayer, better then the first one's Good controls You can change the difficulty level Fun The bad: Story isn't as good as the first one's Graphics aren't as good as the fi...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    It's got it's ups and downs (spoilers)

    Rated on December 02, 2005 by Yoshi_Lover

    With this sequel to the award winning Homeworld you are thrown back into the universe of Homeworld. In this sequel you play as a struggling Kith in the complex new government of the Homeworld. You pla...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    a very unappreciated game, in my perspective it should get the game of the year award...

    Rated on December 05, 2005 by DragonKiller17

    A sequel to homeworld, not actually a sequal but a stand alone game in the homeworld universe. Again, the most major thing that makes this game fit in with Homeworld, is that the story line is kick as...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.