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Star Wars: Rebellion (Windows)

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Description

Take command of the Rebels or the Empire in this strategy game from Lucasarts based around the Star Wars universe. Instead of a command and Conquer style game this is based on taking over planets with Diplomacy and also force. Slowly building up your empire and trying to beat your opposing force. There is no actual real-time fighting; it is all done with commands.

Screenshots

Star Wars: Rebellion Windows Victory for the alliance
Star Wars: Rebellion Windows Battle screen
Star Wars: Rebellion Windows Main control screen
Star Wars: Rebellion Windows A new Jedi?

Alternate Titles

  • "Star Wars: Supremacy" -- UK title

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User Reviews

A game of vision, not adrenaline. Dan Yockey (6) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
A complex and compelling Star Wars strategy game swaaye (34) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars
(NOT) everybody hates this game! Boston Low (93) 3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars
'Star Wars' license = terrible game.... never been more true. Entorphane (369) 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars
Wow people really hate this game! William Shawn McDonie (1092) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
One of the most disappointing games ever published. Rick Jones (108) 1.8 Stars1.8 Stars1.8 Stars1.8 Stars1.8 Stars
An old, misunderstood gem in the vast Star Wars game universe. bb bb (33) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars
A complex strategy game Hadanite Marasek (26) unrated
Great Game, but one of the most misunderstood games ever. Shawn McDonie (15) unrated
Avoid like the plague. Uglier than Jabba. Gothicgene (83) 0.75 Stars0.75 Stars0.75 Stars0.75 Stars0.75 Stars

The Press Says

Computer Games Magazine Apr 07, 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
PC Action Apr 15, 1998 76 out of 100 76
PC Games (Germany) May 06, 1998 71 out of 100 71
PC Gameplay (Benelux) May, 1998 65 out of 100 65
PC Player (Germany) May, 1998 63 out of 100 63
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jul, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Just Games Retro Mar 28, 2006 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameStar (Germany) May, 1998 58 out of 100 58
Game Players Jun, 1998 4.5 out of 10 45
Netjak Sep 27, 2005 3 out of 10 30

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Trivia

In addition to a host of characters from comics, books and video games, "Rebellion" also had units for the "Dark Troopers" originally introduced in the "Dark Forces" video game and the wardroids originally introduced in the "Dark Empire II" comic book series from Dark Horse Comics.

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Matthew Bailey (1143) added Star Wars: Rebellion (Windows) on Mar 26, 2000