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Empires Apart

Rating Summary

Based on 10 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

69

Top Critic Average

20%

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General Information

Available on:PCMar 29, 2018

Developer: DESTINYbit

Publisher: Slitherine Ltd.

Genres: Real-Time Strategy, Strategy

Empires Apart is a Real Time Strategy game set in medieval times. You will lead one of six uniquely designed factions in outstanding procedurally generated maps. Each game is a totally different experience as you collect resources, assemble your army and wage war against your enemies. Play as the Aztecs, Chinese, French, Mongols, Arabs or Byzantines and fight with up to 7 opponents in ranked matches and lobbies. Or chose skirmish mode against the AI to train your skills before you challenge your friends in multiplayer mode. Gather resources during the day and withstand hordes of enemies at night in Survival Mode. Collect Food, Wood, Gold and Stone. Build military and economic structures. Trade with allies, collect relics for powerful bonuses. Raise an army of spearmen, archers, knights and catapults. Choose your hero and lead your civilization to victory! If you are a fan of RTS games, you will relive memories of classic games of the past while enjoying a modern interface and a brand new approach to fast-paced real time gameplay. If you are newer to genre, Empires Apart is the ultimate RTS experience you've been waiting for. Features - Play as Aztecs, Chinese, French, Mongols, Arabs or Byzantines, each with its own unique gameplay (completely different roster of units and tech tree) and two heroes. - Online battles and AI Skirmishes with up to 8 players. - Fight against hordes of AI enemies in Survival Mode. - Sharpen your skills in 6 unique challenges for each Civilization. - Procedurally generated maps with beautiful graphics and atmosphere. CURRENT PLAYERS

Empires Apart Reviews

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An extremely entertaining product if you want to play it online, characterized by well designed factions. Just be aware that if you plan to play it in single player offline mode the lack of a campaign or story mode could severely impact interest and longevity.

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Looks like a newer version of Age of Empires 2, and plays like a modern RTS. Good faction differentiation isn't enough to save Empires Apart from being less than mediocre due to weak single player.

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Empires Apart is a more than competent real-time strategy game featuring solid mechanics and unique features. Sadly, the almost complete lack of single player content damages the experience a bit, making the game recommended, at the current price point, only to those who are willing to play online against other human opponents.

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Despite some technical issues and a skimpy single player, Empires Apart is an enjoyable and well balanced old-style RTS. If you are in search of a competitive multiplayer game, look no further.

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