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Score Breakdown Based on 1074 ratings
  1. 10 (448)
  2. 9 (472)
  3. 8 (97)
  4. 7 (26)
  5. 6 (6)
  6. 5 (6)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (14)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    R.O.N. is An enjoyable historical ride with much to do and plenty to keep you coming back for months later.

    Rated on November 30, 2007 by luckypool04

    Thrones & Patriots has the obvious improvements in spades. Six nations (each with a very distinct flavor and unique units) and four Conquer the World scenarios add enough replay value to justify this ...

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

    Rise of Nations and it's expansion Thrones and Patriots provide everything an RTS fan could ever ask for, and then some.

    Rated on March 15, 2009 by PlaidBaron

    Rise of Nations is arguably one of the best RTS games out there, even more so than most modern games in the genre today. With amazing gameplay, and lots of variety, it just can't be beaten. One of ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    This game is awsome although it's a little repetative it's a whole lot of fun!

    Rated on February 22, 2007 by 27nas27

    I needed a game that worked on my computer and was cheap, so my friend told me a bout rise of nations and how it was just like age of mythology or age of empires. I thought what the heck i already own...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Rise of Nations: Superiority

    Rated on May 30, 2006 by LPDisciple01

    At first all of the different dynamics, and all the multi-tasking ia a bit tedious and confusing, but after you get accustomed to the hotkeys and controls all of the different processes won't be a pro...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    Awesome pack!

    Rated on March 22, 2007 by Alkpaz

    As RTS games go they are a dime a dozen these days. Which is why a "good" RTS game is sometimes hard to find. This is one of the few "good" ones. Although released a few years ago ...

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

    This is the best RTS ever made, enough said.

    Rated on April 02, 2007 by Mekky_9892

    Rise of Nations is a yet another great strategy game from Microsoft. So many RTS games are available today it makes it tricky to distinguish average RTS games from real gems. This is one of those gem...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Rise Of Nations Gold is the ultimate RTS game.

    Rated on April 05, 2007 by SupaTrupa

    I am not a huge RTS fan and never have been, but I do play plenty of Warcraft III and Lord Of The Rings: Battle For Middle Earth II....and of course Rise Of Nations Gold. This game tops them all in...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    The Fun Lasts Forever!

    Rated on June 19, 2009 by GameRuler1

    In Rise of Nations you can do almost everything! The Fun lasts forever. With a bunch of Campaigns and a fun 2-layered RTS system its great! In the beginning layer you start off on a map. On that map y...

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

    The best game I have EVER played! Let alone the best Real-Time Strategy game I every played.

    Rated on April 18, 2007 by lroberson

    This game is amazing! I've never played so much of one game before because no game has been so fun! I can play for hours at a time and not get bored of it. The reason why is because there are so many ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    AFTER A LONG HYATIS I'VE RETURNED to ONE OF MY EARLIEST AND BEST FINDS. TILTED TOWARDS A UTOPIAN UNIVERSE!!!

    Rated on May 02, 2007 by COUTUDAC

    RISE OF NATIONS WAS ONE OF THE FIRST GAMES THAT I EVER PLAYED The tutorial unlocked a time of archaic Britain and continued to bring you back to trace the origins of Britain history. . The graphics w...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.