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Tzar: The Burden of the Crown (Windows)

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Real-time strategy game, similar to Warcraft II or Age of Kings in gameplay, but with text-only mission briefings. Features a 20 mission campaign, 3 races (European, Asian, and Arabian) and an extensive tutorial, as well as multiplayer support and a comprehensive mission and campaign editor.


Tzar: The Burden of the Crown Windows There are some nicely rendered shots randomly picked as loading screens each time the game's being loaded or new mission begins.
Tzar: The Burden of the Crown Windows In the final battle against the ultimate evil, all four of your heroes will be present, and you'l get to command all three great nations.
Tzar: The Burden of the Crown Windows In some occasions, you'll be able to pick your own answers and make allies... or not.
Tzar: The Burden of the Crown Windows In such situations, saving can be a saviour, especially since you can easily loose your hero if surrounded by enemy troops.

Alternate Titles

  • "Цар: Тежестта на короната" -- Bulgarian spelling
  • "Огнем и Мечом" -- Russian spelling
  • "Tzar: המאבק על הכתר" -- Hebrew spelling
  • "Tzar: O peso da coroa" -- Portuguese title
  • "Tzar: el Poder de la Corona" -- Spanish title
  • "Tzar: Die Schlacht um die Krone" -- German title
  • "Tzar: Ciezar Korony" -- Polish title
  • "Ognem i Mechom" -- Russian title

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User Reviews

It's time to beat the crap outta Evil's house! MAT (104170) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Up there with the best RTSes like Total Annihilation Hollyoake Addams (33) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

Critic Reviews

ActionTrip Mar 22, 2000 82 out of 100 82
Gameplay (Benelux) Jun, 2000 80 out of 100 80
GameSpy Apr 13, 2000 80 out of 100 80
Meristation Apr 08, 2000 7.5 out of 10 75
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Jan 12, 2000 75 out of 100 75
Jeuxvideo.com Apr 06, 2000 15 out of 20 75
PC Games (Germany) Apr, 2000 71 out of 100 71
PC Player (Germany) Apr, 2000 70 out of 100 70
IGN Apr 13, 2000 6.9 out of 10 69
Eurogamer.net (UK) Mar 16, 2000 6 out of 10 60


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11-04-2000 - Tzar gets the first place of the Spanish TOP10 of sales

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andyhat (1907) added Tzar: The Burden of the Crown (Windows) on Apr 27, 2000