0 A.D. is a free, open-source, cross-platform real-time strategy (RTS) game of ancient warfare. It's a historically-based war/economy game that allows players to relive or rewrite the history of twelve ancient civilizations, from Iberia to Mauryan India, each depicted at their peak of economic growth and military prowess. Developed using Pyrogenesis, a ground-breaking new game engine custom-built to suit this project, 0 A.D. will give players a rich and entertaining real-time gaming experience.

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roadking Nov 16 2010 says:

this really looks cool!

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Orac| Nov 16 2010 says:

Bellerophon is great. The Greeks are great. Sparta is great.

I'd love some AI, but still the smooth graphics are enough to keep me interested.

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Tpiom Nov 16 2010 says:

*looks at the minimap*

Ah? An oasis map!

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Mythos_Ruler Nov 16 2010 replied:

The game is spec'd to have 2 types of oasis-style maps. This one is 'Median Oasis' based on an oasis in Media (modern Iran). The other is 'Saharan Oases', which will come bundled with Alpha III.

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Cozmin95 Nov 16 2010 says:

300 of the guys and I can defend my base from thousands of troops and while they fight the enemy I can build 300 more!This game is going to be so epic! :)

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AirborneSn1p3r Nov 18 2010 says:

will there be formations like the testudo and phalanx formations cuz that would be awsome, i always wanted to do that in the aoe games

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Mythos_Ruler Nov 18 2010 replied:

Definitely the Phalanx. Not sure about the Testudo--it's out of our time frame.

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AirborneSn1p3r Nov 23 2010 replied:

ok, i think the greeks had somthing like it but it was used to cover guys throwing spears or somthing.

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uo1DDayDodger Jan 30 2011 replied:

testudo was used pretty early on, scipio africanus used it during the seige of carthago nova

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Scorpionov Nov 18 2010 says:


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AUG_DUDE Nov 21 2010 says:

different paintings on shields? oh..my..god

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rgkimball Dec 25 2010 replied: +1 vote   reply to comment
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A formation of Spartans is eager to pwn.

Nov 16th, 2010
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