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The Great Battles of Alexander (Windows)

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This is a wargame which is part of the Great battles series series and deals with the exploits of some of the greatest ancient military generals. Here the game focuses on Alexander the Great, the great Macedonian leader. This strategy game is inspired by the award winning board game made by GMT Games and recreates ten great battles fought by Alexander and its armies with high detailed graphics, extreme attention to classic wargame rules (weapons, tactics, military units, morale, initiative, momentum, etc etc), realistic AI behaviour and so on. It supports single player game (single battles or campaign mode) as well as multiplayer option.

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The Great Battles of Alexander Windows I've heard he was a lot shorter...

Alternate Titles

  • "Yalikeshada Dadi" -- Chinese Title
  • "Les Grandes Batailles d'Alexandre" -- French release
  • "Alexander der Große: Die großen Schlachten der Antike" -- German Title
  • "Alexander" -- Brazilian Byte Bros. release title

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The Press Says

Electric Games 1997 90 out of 100 90
Coming Soon Magazine Oct, 1997 85 out of 100 85
Game.EXE Jun, 1997 80 out of 100 80
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Aug, 1997 77 out of 100 77
GameSpot Jul 31, 1997 6.2 out of 10 62
PC Player (Germany) Jul, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jul 23, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Gamezilla 1997 59 out of 100 59
Génération 4 Jun, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 50
GameSpy Feb 10, 2005 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30

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Sauron (43) added The Great Battles of Alexander (Windows) on Sep 13, 2002