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Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War 3

Rating Summary

Based on 76 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

77

Top Critic Average

58%

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Game Information

Available on:PCApr 27, 2017

Developer: Relic Entertainment

Publisher: Sega

Genre: Real-Time Strategy

Step into a brutal battle between three warring factions In Dawn of War III you will have no choice but to face your foes when a catastrophic weapon is found on the mysterious world of Acheron. With war raging and the planet under siege by the armies of greedy Ork warlord Gorgutz, ambitious Eldar seer Macha, and mighty Space Marine commander Gabriel Angelos, supremacy must ultimately be suspended for survival.

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Dawn of War finally returns with a fascinating, if imperfect, twist on the modern RTS.

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IGN

7.6 / 10.0
Dan Stapleton

Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War 3 is flashy and loaded with complex, micromanagement-heavy warfare. Its single-player campaign is long and challenging, but feels uninspired because it rarely makes creative use of the three factions' abilities. In multiplayer it's even more demanding and intimidatingly chaotic, but with only one mode and not a lot of maps, it seems limited. Relic deserves credit for not simply remaking the same game with prettier graphics, but this hybrid approach doesn't feel as strong as Dawn of War 2's memorable tactical focus.

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Dawn of War 3 has overly dominant elites, and a merely serviceable campaign, but it captures the power of mass battles well.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

The story campaign is a bit of a chore, but the multiplayer is an exciting mix of RTS and MOBA – and may just be the next big thing in strategy gaming.

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