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7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 1194 ratings
  1. 10 (304)
  2. 9 (270)
  3. 8 (267)
  4. 7 (171)
  5. 6 (74)
  6. 5 (42)
  7. 4 (19)
  8. 3 (6)
  9. 2 (7)
  10. 1 (34)

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  • User Rating 6.8

    certainly changes RTS games for good or bad, whicheva way you see it....

    Rated on May 02, 2007 by doodeeman

    The good: ---Ship combat is really cool! The idea is soo much better the the usual rts way ---Hero combat is interesting... not in anyway well done, but i could be ---The game was short.... yes ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Not as great as I had hoped. Still decent, though.

    Rated on May 17, 2007 by biggamerhk

    The Good: Hero Mode is fun, Some nice visuals, nice sound effects, and some nice combat, especially naval battles. There is definitely some great strategy in this game. The Bad: Some aspects of the...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    Rated on July 27, 2006 by Danny_Bullit

    I haven't seen a truly comprehensive, balanced review of this game by the "professionals" on any of the gaming sites. That must be because the "professionals" have a quota to meet, since they clearly ...

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

    This Game is Great whoever Writes a bad review stuff them

    Rated on July 28, 2006 by hayhayninjas

    This game IS awesome A Must Buy for all RTS And RP Fans Alike, You Are Allowed 4 Civilisations Rome, Greece,Egypt and Persia Each With its own Great two Heroes heres My Opinion Rome For Brutal...

    4 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.9

    Sets the bar for all new RTS'

    Rated on July 31, 2006 by -_locky_-

    Rise and Fall is a good game that had great potential but was not presented right. First off the numerous bugs in the game means that any computer that is not fully compatible with the software wil...

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

    Rise & Fall: a small and good review :D

    Rated on May 05, 2008 by ArgoKiller

    Rise & Fall (RNF) is a very good RTS game. It has ok graphics and its requirements are fine. 90% of the game is the hero mode and the realistic actions of the soldiers. I've been waiting for ages to f...

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

    most underrated RTS of the year

    Rated on August 18, 2006 by Jd1680a

    Rise and Fall didnt deserve a 6.6 rating, instead it should have gotten a much better rating. This game could be one of the most underrated game this year. If you are looking for challange, fun game...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Hm... Gamespot did missunderstand the whole point of this game. What have they tought? I myself did really enjoy it!!

    Rated on August 20, 2006 by Shegevara

    As i said. Gamespot really dont like newcomers to Pc games development. I was first on internet to see if this game is worth buying. As They told rewiewers, it's not worth at all LMAO! Anyway.. I w...

    9 out of 12 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Fantastic Revolutionary RTS Game!!! For RTS Fans this game is " A Must"

    Rated on August 21, 2006 by Achilles-at-War

    Pro: -Graphic is super great,never seen like this!!! This RTS game is Age of Empire a like, not Rome Total War. Classical RTS aspect like having peasant mining gold & cutting wood is still cruci...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    At first I thought Jason was totally off...then, it hit me

    Rated on August 25, 2006 by nopenoway0

    -Game play> Not so great.not balanced, and very well bland, just like the graphics. Reason for 5 is because computers spawn units like fudgin crazy. You launch an attack and they start spawning spawn...

    2 out of 7 found this review helpful.