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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.

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Star Wars: Rebellion Windows Setting up a game
Star Wars: Rebellion Windows A new Jedi?
Star Wars: Rebellion Windows Battle for capial
Star Wars: Rebellion Windows Victory for the alliance

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 (92) 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 (1152) 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
Jeuxvideo.com Feb 11, 2013 16 out of 20 80
PC Action Apr 15, 1998 76 out of 100 76
Power Play Apr, 1998 76 out of 100 76
Gamezilla Jul 16, 1998 66 out of 100 66
PC Player (Germany) May, 1998 63 out of 100 63
Just Games Retro Mar 28, 2006 61 out of 100 61
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jul, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameStar (Germany) May, 1998 58 out of 100 58
Netjak Sep 27, 2005 3 out of 10 30

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Trivia

In the German gaming magazine PC Player (issue 01/1999) Star Wars: Rebellion received a special award as "Biggest License Waste in 1998".

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