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Score Breakdown Based on 1641 ratings
  1. 10 (191)
  2. 9 (456)
  3. 8 (575)
  4. 7 (189)
  5. 6 (84)
  6. 5 (58)
  7. 4 (29)
  8. 3 (18)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (30)

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  • User Rating 8.3

    JUMP ONBOARD IF ONLY FOR A COUPLE OF STOPS. IT'S CERTAINLY WORTH THE RIDE. IF ONLY FOR A WHISTLE STOP BETWEEN WARS !!!

    Rated on May 11, 2007 by COUTUDAC

    A LITTLE BOY ON CHRISTMAS MORNING WATCHING THE TRAIN CIRCLE AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE. REMEMBERING THE VISIONS THAT MY IMAGINATION’S WOULD LEAD ME!! THE SPECTACLE OF TURNING MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS...

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

    Very good game but some grapics issues are just silly to be missed.

    Rated on May 12, 2007 by cteclaw

    This game is very good in my opinion. It has some good graphics but there are some issues that should not have been missed. The sound is spectacular. For example when a train is moving slow it sounds ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Building a railroad has never been such fun.

    Rated on December 25, 2009 by tony205

    My first game of this genre: strategy, and it's very cool, easy and of course fun. Information: 1.Trains: There are over 30 engines in the game from USA, Germany, France and UK. There are steam, die...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    This is a very good game.

    Rated on June 13, 2007 by scvido

    I purchased Sid Meier's Railroads even though i'm not a fan of these kind of games, so why did i purchase this? because even though i hate strategy games, since the moment i played CIVILIZATION IV i ...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.1

    unbelievable ... I mean really who are they kidding

    Rated on June 13, 2007 by wisemanone

    So you take an already good game , repackage it , hype it to death slap on some guys name and try and convince people that its the best thing since gee I dont know railroad tycoon 3!!! oh wait they ne...

    5 out of 13 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Railroads defense

    Rated on January 13, 2013 by Shades61

    I have thousands of games of Railroad under my belt. Spent over a thousand on upgrades to better play it (Its intense on your system in late game play so have decent system) and read all the slings an...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.4

    Good Game, Nothing Groundbreaking or New

    Rated on July 01, 2007 by SHOlong69

    From the old A-train to today we have seen great improvements in game play, complexity and graphics. This game however is not by any means revolutionary. The graphics are good, to get anything abov...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Has the feel of a table-top game

    Rated on February 14, 2013 by Changmilee

    I've probably sunk well over a thousand hours into all the iterations of Railroad Tycoon going back to the original DOS version of the first one. I've enjoyed them all immensely and was looking forwar...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    This game totally sucks you in. Very addictive and Very good.

    Rated on July 16, 2008 by blackhermit

    This was my first railroad simulation pc game but I am pretty sure that I won't get to play a better one sometime soon. This game has got it all. You can focus on building your empire while watching t...

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

    Gameplay is OK, but is ruined by too much crashing.

    Rated on February 13, 2010 by Zyclobonzaron

    This is a simplified Railroad tycoon. Too simple if you ask me. It's still fun to play, but even when fully patched and on lower settings, this game just crashes WAY too much. Nothing spoils a good PC...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.