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Average Player Score Based on 2645 ratings
8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 2645 ratings
  1. 10 (806)
  2. 9 (1007)
  3. 8 (562)
  4. 7 (127)
  5. 6 (18)
  6. 5 (33)
  7. 4 (14)
  8. 3 (12)
  9. 2 (15)
  10. 1 (51)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:10

    Fantastic,it's a terrific strategic game.

    It's one of the best strategic game I have ever played. If you don't consider the graphics it will be great. I think the gameplay is good,but in general it's a very good game specially if you like strategic games. It'... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Stronghold: Crusader

  • Rating:8

    Infidels attacking!

    "Infidels are attacking oh Caliph! And they are led by the famous Christian Crusader. Richard Lionheart!""Nooo!" the cup of the kalif flew through the dark room and the content of it spilled on the floor. The ice water f... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Stronghold Crusader HD is little more than yet another game to be given a lackadaisical “HD” make-over.

    INTRO:Historical wars make for very good settings for real-time strategy games, as can be seen in the Age of Empires series.Not to miss out on the trend during the turn of the previous millennium, Firefly Studios created... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    stronhold crusader

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    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Crusader is a solid improvement over the original and the best castle sim ever.

    I've already review the first Stronghold, so if you want an overview of the gameplay ow what the series is about either check out my review or gamespot's. I recommend you read both. This review will rather focus on impro... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Great RTS for those who don't mind outdated graphics.

    Stronghold: Crusader is the kind of game that will catch your eye on the bargain shelf at your local GameStop or Target, and you'll pick it up for it's cheap price, not expecting much, and be blown away much to your surp... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    A must buy for strategy fans

    I own all the Stronghold games and Stronghold: Crusader is by far the best one. Stronghold: Crusader Pros- #1.Many enemies with completely different styles of castle building and units used.Some are really eas... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Best strategy game in my opinion.

    Firefly really rocked with this game - Crusader is a must play. There's like nothing wrong with this game - no bugs, no problems, everything's fine. My first strategy game ever :) It has a lot of levels (50 + 30) th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    This game is basically strategy but in different way with economic sphere... where its most about economic...

    This game is basically strategy but in different way with economic sphere... where its most about economic... I played this time long ago.. i think this game not very interesting because of the game is dominated with the... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Best RTS game I have ever played!!!

    Like I said it the best RTS game ever made. When you start playing it you will never stop until your enemy king is killed. You can build up your defenses using Towers, Walls, Moats and many more and you can attack your e... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    RTS with staying power!

    I picked this up almost five years ago and I just pulled it back out to play it again. I'm amazed at how much fun it still is despite all of the other new and shiny games around. The basics of the game are pretty eas... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful