Caesar II

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Developed by
Released
Platforms
Genre
Perspective
Theme
Critic Score User Score
DOS
82
3.4
Macintosh
73
4.1
Windows
...
4.0
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Description

Caesar II is set in the time of ancient Rome, and lets you try to be the next Caesar. You start with one province and have to build an efficient city. To do this you'll have to manage the water supply properly, make sure the city is policed well, and provide adequate education, entertainment, baths, and temples (which also hold your money and can be robbed if you don't have enough protection).

At some point, possibly more then once, you'll have to defend your province from invading tribes that don't really want you there. You also have to connect all the little villages in the province with roads and make some industry, like stone mining, grapes, etc. for which you can then create markets in your city.

When you have achieved the necessary requirements, you'll be able to start all over again in a new and more challenging province. Do well enough and you can become the new Caesar.

Screenshots

Caesar II DOS A barracks
Caesar II DOS Robbers
Caesar II DOS Annual tribute
Caesar II DOS A thriving city

Alternate Titles

  • "凱撒大帝Ⅱ" -- Chinese spelling (traditional)
  • "凯撒大帝II" -- Chinese title (simplified)

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User Reviews

Venni Vinni Vicci! (or whatever) DOS kbmb (399)

Critic Reviews

High Score Windows Feb, 1996 5 out of 5 100
PC Gamer DOS Jan, 1996 93 out of 100 93
All Game Guide DOS 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Mac Gamer Macintosh 1997 90 out of 100 90
Power Play DOS Nov, 1995 85 out of 100 85
macHOME Macintosh 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameStar (Germany) Windows Aug, 1998 79 out of 100 79
Gameplay (Benelux) DOS Dec, 1995 76 out of 100 76
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Dec, 1995 76 out of 100 76
Joystick (French) DOS Oct, 1995 71 out of 100 71

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  • Sierra Forums (This has a forum where you can ask questions about Caesar II and get several answers in return.)
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