ME Gamers writes: "When I first saw the promotional videos for R.U.S.E, I was a bit confused. It showed two stern-faced men poring over a touch-screen table, playing a strategy game. Was it an upcoming game for the iPad? Some sort of Windows 7 launch ploy? Sadly it was neither – R.U.S.E turned out to be just another strategy game that has a few good features to boast about, but not enough to keep you playing for too long."