Conquer, rule and manipulate the Roman Empire with the ultimate goal of being declared as the "Imperator" of Rome. Set in a time when the mighty Roman Empire emerged to conquer the known world against powerful enemies, when gladiators fought to a bloody death in the Coliseum; when Spartacus defied the might of the empire; when Hannibal led his invincible army and his war elephants across the Alps to strike fear into the very heart of Rome itself; and when Julius Caesar finally smashed the Barbarian Gauls. This was a time of brutal confrontation between civilisation and barbarism, and of civil war as the ancient world's only superpower turned on itself.

Review RSS Feed X4VI3R says
9 X4VI3R

Dec 6th, 2010 4 people agree 0 people don't

The game that made the TW saga a classic.

For someone that played a lot Shogun TW like me, playing RTW for the first time was absolutely stunning.
The vanilla game is superbly done. The battles, the strategy map, visual & sound effects, physics.... you name it.
What made this game even greater were it's excellent mods.

It's greatest flaw, however, was shared by it's successor, M2TW and it's expansion Kingdoms: The lack of naval battles on the battlemap. Which came only when Empires TW came out.

A literally EPIC classic.

DaggerClassStudio says
9 DaggerClassStudio

Apr 4th, 2011 2 people agree 1 person doesn't

Enjoyable for a short duration at playing Napoleonic period battles; however lacks graphics, a campaign and naturally quickly runs thin of entertainment,,, but still a decent bad game
Simply divine as one if not the best strategy Total War game ever made. Tons of exciting things and events to do, graphics a little out dated and inaccurate; however still a good game to this day.

Graphics (8.1/10)
Game play (8.2/10)
Narrative Story Telling: (7.1/10)
Maps: (4.9/10)
Skins (7.0/10)
Entertainment (9.3/10)
Modder's Efforts N/A
Historical Accuracy: (7.1/10)
Technical (6.9/10)

Overall result: 9.0/10 = 90% on DaggerClassStudio's Game Mod Rating
= An Excellent Game

~Christopher Carlisle James

micky123 says
10 micky123

Dec 11th, 2010 1 person agrees 0 people don't

Amazing RTS game which allows control of grand armies. Good economy and a wide variety of units allowing the player to have a great gaming experience.

Graphite_Blimp says
10 Graphite_Blimp

Oct 2nd, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

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ivanhoe95 says
10 ivanhoe95

Aug 21st, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

BEST BEST EVER BEST game of it's time and still in the BEST BEST BEST ones today.... unforgettable! (Thanks for the realism mods, 'cause the base game has it's bloopers)

bignolan1 says
10 bignolan1

Aug 17th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

This is the best Total War game of all time. Near perfection.

Dejson says
10 Dejson

Aug 7th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

Good old times.

aekakiasR21 says
10 aekakiasR21

Jul 17th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

The game is awesome

Spartan117HUN says
10 Spartan117HUN

Jul 9th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

Everyone can come with long text's and reviews. However there's no words for this game. Simply one of the (if not the best) RTS game was ever made .
Get it love it play it!

thommygunn01 says
10 thommygunn01

Jun 9th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

best total war game to date the rest have been let downs ...

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