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Score Breakdown Based on 10794 ratings
  1. 10 (4990)
  2. 9 (4578)
  3. 8 (769)
  4. 7 (164)
  5. 6 (73)
  6. 5 (46)
  7. 4 (24)
  8. 3 (12)
  9. 2 (27)
  10. 1 (111)

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  • User Rating 9.1

    The kind of title that makes players love strategy.

    Rated on May 03, 2007 by Hakensou

    Medieval lives up to it's crown... An awesome game, with very good graphics, a well designed playability, with multiple choices of how to become the Emperor of Europe. I really love this game. Althou...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Not even close... I might be suspect to say this (because i didn't liked any of the previous Total War Serie's games)but

    Rated on May 04, 2007 by Cipriano18

    Not even close... I might be suspect to say this (because i didn't liked any of the previous Total War Serie's games) but i think this game as a huge lack of originality and it is too much superficial...

    2 out of 14 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    The MOST replay value for me. Living graphics, in-depth strategic play, immersive tactical battles, mods aplenty.

    Rated on August 08, 2009 by craigbatten

    There is no other game I have purchased in over twenty years of PC gaming that has been such a replay value for money purchase. Years later, I still love playing this game. In vanilla mode, it offers ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    Smashing effects, Great Game play and unbelivable Warfare.

    Rated on May 07, 2007 by sridanu

    The thing about statergy games these days is that they are so predictable. Medieval 2 Total War is no different. If you have played and finished Rome Total War then this game might be just a little bi...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    At first glance it is just the re-polish Rome Total War.But when you start play the game.......

    Rated on May 07, 2007 by xkhornet

    Everything has changed not just the era but also gameplay,sound effect,character animation and managing empire.There is no dobut about that M2TW one of the great RTS game but you can't also deny the f...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    This is one RTS game you simply can't miss.

    Rated on May 12, 2007 by Mr_Intense

    As a fan of the Total War series I wanted to pick this game up for a while, and after a few recommendations I decided t get the Collectors Edition - for £20! How does it compare to the rest of ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.9

    this game is one of the fwe games that one cant stop playing. go and try it out. Who doesn't what to fight with knights.

    Rated on July 09, 2007 by wardudex

    this game has all the aspects that make a next generation game. the graphics, the game play, and its addictive features. one has to go buy this game to experience the history of the medieval era. To p...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Medieval II is a good game, but not a great game.

    Rated on August 20, 2009 by ZiggyStardust66

    The RTS battles are epic and beautiful. I love to zoom in amongst the battling units. The graphics and animations are brilliant. Cavalry charges are quite spectacular and the whole thing has a very "E...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    truly a great game

    Rated on August 27, 2009 by chaos123hades

    medieval 2 total war is a must buy with a rating of 8.8 you know is must be good. it spans from 1080 to 1530 with 21 fractions 15 of them are playable The total war serious have allways exited me ...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    I'm used to RTS games like Age of Empires... Boy is this HARD!

    Rated on September 04, 2009 by cbh0527

    At $19.99, Medieval II: Total War is definitely a bargain for any turn based strategy buff. However, if you are a newbie at RTS games on a GRAND scale rather than the player being restricted to a smal...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.