DescriptionFrom Rick Goodman, lead designer on Age of Empires, and the studio that created Empire Earth comes Empires: Dawn of the Modern World. Empires is a non-symmetrical historical RTS spanning in time from the Middle Ages to World War 2. With 7 different civilizations all with entirely unique units, effects, and special attacks, Empires: DMW focuses as much on gameplay variety as on historical weaponry.
Players can play with up to 8 people or computers online through GameSpy, a direct IP, or on a LAN. Or they can play one of 3 single player campaigns involving Richard the Lionheart's war against France, Admiral Yi's defense of Korea against Japan, and Patton's legendary landing on the beaches of Normandy. Or they can just play a randomly generated map against any number of computer opponents. Level and campaign editors are included in the package, though original units are not supported.
- "帝国：当代之曙光" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
- "Empires: L'aube d'un Monde Nouveau" -- French title
- "Empires: Die Neuzeit" -- German title
Part of the Following Group
|Yet ANOTHER poorly done Age of Empires, Age of Kings knockoff.||James Kirk (159)|
The Press Says
|PC Zone Benelux||Dec, 2003||87 out of 100||87|
|Armchair Empire, The||Dec 08, 2003||8.5 out of 10||85|
|DreamStation.cc||Feb 04, 2004||8.5 out of 10||85|
|PC Action||Oct 30, 2003||83 out of 100||83|
|Game Watcher||Apr 01, 2004||8.3 out of 10||83|
|Gameplay (Benelux)||Nov, 2003||81 out of 100||81|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||Feb, 2004||80|
|GameSpy||Nov 03, 2003||80|
|Gamesmania||Nov 14, 2003||80 out of 100||80|
|Joystick (French)||Nov, 2003||6 out of 10||60|
There are currently no topics for this game.
There is no trivia on file for this game.
Related Web Sites
- Empires Official Homepage (Official website)