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  • Review Score:9

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

    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 tedious tutorials fi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    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 of the twists and t... Read Full Review

    4 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Probably the best RTS, ever.

    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 Homeworld related art on De... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Its the one time something out did Homeworld.

    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 modification of the c... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.4

    Better than the sequel, but still lacking

    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 predecesor, and what didn't, ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

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

    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 attracted to space-b... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

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

    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 War: Dark Crusade s... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    COOL

    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 firsts for some odd re... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.8

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

    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 play as Kith Somtaaw an... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

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

    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 ass. Hey, you get to k... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
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