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Tzar: The Burden of the Crown (Windows)

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Description

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.

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Tzar: The Burden of the Crown Windows All missions and quests are a part of major story, like a chapters to some book, and very skilfully connected. You almost get a feeling you're playing some RPG and not RTS.
Tzar: The Burden of the Crown Windows Night attack of skeleton army, although weak they may buy you some time for building defenses.
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 Night attack on the wizards' mountain.

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

User Reviews

It's time to beat the crap outta Evil's house! コナン (77429) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Up there with the best RTSes like Total Annihilation Hollyoake Addams (33) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

The Press Says

ActionTrip Mar 22, 2000 82 out of 100 82
GamesFirst! Jun 12, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Jun, 2000 80 out of 100 80
PC Gamer Jul, 2000 78 out of 100 78
Jeuxvideo.com Apr 06, 2000 15 out of 20 75
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Jan 12, 2000 75 out of 100 75
PC Games (Germany) Mar 07, 2001 71 out of 100 71
GameStar (Germany) Apr, 2000 70 out of 100 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jul, 2000 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) May 26, 2000 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70

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Trivia

28-11-2000 - TZAR gets the GOLD CDROM with 50.000 copies sold

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andyhat (1910) added Tzar: The Burden of the Crown (Windows) on Apr 27, 2000