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Score Breakdown Based on 1145 ratings
  1. 10 (229)
  2. 9 (525)
  3. 8 (301)
  4. 7 (58)
  5. 6 (11)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (8)

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  • User Rating 9

    If you haven't had the chance to play Warcraft II yet, this is the best package for you to get. (Actual: 8.6)

    Rated on August 10, 2009 by Bowser05

    If you want to know about the specifics of each game, then read my individual reviews. This is a classic game that defines a lot of what we see in RTS games now. For the price you pay, this is a go...

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

    very fun game :] strategy needed!!!!!!

    Rated on August 14, 2009 by XvX_Fear_XvX

    Warcraft 2 BNE is a very fun game. I have been playing ever since i was first introduced to it when i was 10 yrs old. You can play in the campaign or in custom scenarios. No matter what one you pick i...

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

    A RTS that focus's on gameplay not quality.

    Rated on June 06, 2007 by Star_Wars117

    Gameplay: Fast RTS gameplay with objectives such as kill this guy and destory his camp our build something..over and over again very repititive Graphics: Horrible even for a game from 1999 graphic...

    0 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    SS Free's review of WarCraft II

    Rated on July 28, 2008 by xgmx

    WarCraft II: Battle.net Edition is a fantastic game. While it lacks the player database of StarCraft (actually it lacks any player database at all, except the [URL=http://server.war2.ru]WarCraft II S...

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

    Strategy at it's finest

    Rated on February 18, 2006 by grave_rob

    Another one of the rare games than stand the test of time. If you sign onto battlenet & try to get in a game of wc2 now (in 2006) you'll notice there are still a TON of people playing, an impressive f...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A slightly more primitive form of the sequel, but it still has the core gameplay that satisfies people like yours truly.

    Rated on September 05, 2007 by moogle_eater_89

    Nothing says RTS like Warcraft. I remember the last time I went to a game shop here in Canada. and hearing a young teenager requesting Warcraft, despite not finding this hard to come-by gem, I believ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    Warcraft II is an outstanding RTS that will go down in history as a classic.

    Rated on April 13, 2006 by BigC43

    Warcraft II was the game that got me hooked on PC games in the first place. It's a outstanding game that is still adicting, even today. The Battle.net edition includes both the original Warcraft II: T...

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

    Huge improvement over the original simply because this one can run just fine in Windows XP (as it's NT compatible)

    Rated on April 13, 2006 by PatrynXX

    Not entirely sure why Gamespot gave it a worse rating than the original unless they have a preference over running it in Windows 95/98. While the .net version was probably more tuned for online play,...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Warcraft a fine series of PC games very stratigic. GOOD GAME MUST HAVE

    Rated on December 10, 2005 by 209165090679284580711933228001

    ahhh warcraft a fine specimin to have a look at today. lets see where to start. well first of you choose between two species. Orcs or Humans. and they both have diffrent people buildings and up grades...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Recommended for any Warcraft fan or quality collector!

    Rated on December 08, 2007 by Mudcaked

    Warcraft II: Battle Net Edition gives the player the opportunity to revisit the dark days of the Tides of Darkness and it's expansion: Beyond the Dark Portal in a Windows environment that has also bee...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.