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Description

Victoria: An Empire Under the Sun takes players to the Victorian era (1835 to 1920), in which time they can direct their nation in the fields of diplomacy, warfare, economy, industrialization, colonization, technological research and politics.

There is somewhat more micro-management in this game, compared to Europa Universalis releases. The economy model in the game is rather complex and often takes precedence over military strategy. The game is all about re-creating world history according to the players' wishes, with a healthy set of events to either support or go against them.

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Victoria: An Empire Under the Sun Windows Realms of Europe
Victoria: An Empire Under the Sun Windows Standings
Victoria: An Empire Under the Sun Windows Valcyrie net
Victoria: An Empire Under the Sun Windows Diplomatic with the Russians

Alternate Titles

  • "ヴィクトリア 太陽の沈まない帝国" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Виктория" -- Russian spelling
  • "Vikoriya: Imperiya Pod Solnzem" -- Russian title
  • "Victoria: Taiyou no Shizumanai Teikoku" -- Japanese title
  • "Vicky" -- Informal name

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Clubic Dec 30, 2003 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Game Watcher Dec 09, 2003 8.7 out of 10 87
Game Captain Jan 29, 2004 75 out of 100 75
GameZone Dec 09, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com Jan 30, 2004 14 out of 20 70
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Mar 31, 2004 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot Dec 04, 2003 6.3 out of 10 63
PC Games (Germany) Feb 14, 2004 61 out of 100 61
Joystick (French) Jan, 2004 2 out of 10 20
GameSpy Dec 30, 2003 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20

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Daywalker (615) added Victoria: An Empire Under the Sun (Windows) on Jun 15, 2004
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (155135)