60°
Submitted by jounceman 324d ago | review

Examiner: Total War: Rome II review

Does Creative Assembly's ambitious title conquer all or does it fall as flat as the civilization it dramatizes? (Creative Assembly, PC, Total War: Rome II) -

crock7owu10  +   324d ago
Man this game is freaking enormous!!! Love it, get my money's worth.
Xof  +   324d ago
It certainly is a very big game, and if content is all you care about you certainly will get your money's worth.

But the actual content of the game--the new UI, the new battle systems, the pointless alterations to the campaign map and arbitrary army limits--the actual rulesets of the game are just awful.

The game really won't be playable for several weeks, months or years--however long it takes to crack into the data pack and alter some of the fundamental mechanics that are implemented so poorly.
Bolts  +   323d ago
The issues you mentioned isn't game breaking like Shogun 2's realm divide. While the new UI is a annoying it's easy to get used to and the changes for the most part, made the game better. Diplomacy actually works in this game which is a real plus.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Sunset Overdrive: It's your apocalypse, be who you want to be

19m ago - Live out your end-of-times fantasies and be who YOU want to be. You're the hero after all, right?... | Xbox One
20°

Destiny Companion App has Plenty of Player Potential

36m ago - Gamer Headlines: A brief quasi-review of the Destiny Companion app, after a week playing the beta... | Xbox 360
30°

So Cute: Transparent Fantasy Life 3DS Character And Concept Art, Also Box Art

59m ago - GG3 writes: "There just might be a bit too little buzz around Fantasy Life on Nintendo 3DS. It re... | 3DS
10°

Heavy Bullets Preview - "Damn Entertaining" [NoobFeed]

59m ago - Daav from NoobFeed writes: "Given the simplicity of it all, the Early Access version of this work... | PC
Ad

Start Making Games for the PS4

Now - Want to design the next generation of video games? Start learning game design today. Click for more info on how to get started. | Promoted post
40°

Assassin’s Creed Unity Presents: Rob Zombie’s French Revolution

1h ago - Hardcore Gamer: An odd new collaboration has just come to exist with Asassin's Creed Unity teamin... | PC
Related content from friends