What Gamespot Users have to say about Rome: Total War Barbarian Invasion

  • Rating:8.1

    Not much change except, that the sea battles still sucks.

    Barbarian Invasion, the first expansion pack for Rome Total War. The expansion pack introduces many new factions except Rome (which in the time period, was in two) the two roman factions are the eastern rome and the west... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7

    All I wish is to be alone. Stay away! Don't you invade my home.

    Two hundred years have now passed since the main campaign in Rome: Total War. With this expansion pack, players can now control vast armies and over 100 new units as they battle across an updated European map that now re... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7

    Barbarian invasion is a solid sequel to an already solid game.

    Rome Total War's sequel Barbarian invasion sets you, the player, in control of either an ailing Western Roman Empire or a "defendable Eastern Empore of one of the invading barbarian "horde" factions. With a good... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3

    An already excellent game just got better!

    In Rome, you fought the battles of the expanding Roman empire. Now, 300 years later, Rome is locked in a desperate struggle for survival. Besieged on all sides and divided internally, the fall of Rome is imminent. Conse... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1

    Stay away! Don't you invade my home! Excellent!!!

    Rome :Total War :Barbarian Invasion was for me an excelent expansion to Gamespot's best strategy game of 2004. With Barbarian hordes, East and West Roman Empires, many more factions and of course, the most epic real- t... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.9

    Great game but bloody hard!

    This overall is a great expansion to Rome:Total War however there isn't much difference between the 2 games except new units and factions and some new city names. The maps the same except the territory is set up diffe... Read Full Review

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  • Rating:8.2

    Great Game only for fans of TOW

    This game is a lot of fun but truly is only for real fans of the TOW series. Its Ai is much improved but still leaves room for improvment. The graphics are still medicore at best but that should be changed for the next i... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1

    Rome Is More Fun Though... But Still You Should Get It (This Review Is For Players Who Have Played RTW Already)

    Rome: Total War Barbarian Invasion is a good game with a few new features. For instance in the battle map; there are new formations such as a shicltrom, light units can swim, and of course there are night battles. This d... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.9

    Hmm,..not as good as Rome.

    I guess this is kind of a hit or miss game and it depends on your taste I guess.You may like this,...you may not.I never seemed to get a very good grasp on it so of course that effected my enjoyment of it.The concept of ... Read Full Review

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  • Rating:7

    Seems To be nothing new

    This game seems just like the original one. The only new things that I could really notice are the Different (Though if you look Oddly Familiar) names, Seemingly different factions, and New limits of troops in an army. ... Read Full Review

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