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Looking for RTS game recommendations.

08-10-2009, 11:28 PM
#1
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 1
Looking for RTS game recommendations.

I did some searching on the forums, but could not find any convincing leads on a RTS game to get for my 3GS. I liked Age of Empires II a great deal because it could be played slowly, had a good skirmish mode, and was relatively simple.

Anyone have a favorite RTS game they would recommend ? Thanks !
08-10-2009, 11:30 PM
#2
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Texas
Posts: 5,396
warefare incorpoated is the best nuff said

You can contact me @ Skyye06@gmail.com

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08-10-2009, 11:36 PM
#3
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 6,509
Quantum Collapse
Warfare Inc.

The only two that do a decent job at representing the genre.
08-10-2009, 11:37 PM
#4
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: California
Posts: 1,506
iphone doesnt really have RTS games out at the moment. there was one that came out awhile back, forgot the name of it though.
08-10-2009, 11:52 PM
#5
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Houston/Austin, TX
Posts: 13,251
quantum collapse - 2.99?
warfare inc - 4.99

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08-11-2009, 12:22 AM
#6
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quantum collapse - 2.99?
warfare inc - 4.99
I'm not a big fan of quantum collapse, and i'm still hoping to see the multiplayer they were going to add.. (also in warfare inc, but I still love that game for it's gameplay). I would buy Warfare Inc. first just to get a taste of what's to come, then Quantum Collapse.

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08-11-2009, 06:20 AM
#7
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: London, UK
Posts: 141
They're both pretty poor RTS games IMO, I'm waiting patiently for the C&C Red Alert port (http://uk.wireless.ign.com/articles/991/991368p1.html).

Herzog Zwei on genesis4iphone is my current RTS of choice
08-11-2009, 08:47 AM
#8
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 228
Hey guys, seriously, don't take this as a plug.

I'm on these forums because we just wrapped development on Lion Pride and another thread chatted me up. While working on the game the entire team thought it'd be awesome to make an RTS using a combination of line drawing and unit control. There were real moments where we felt like we were wageing war across the savannah. We wanted knights, archers, monsters, etc. It isn't something we'd do as a developer (we just make games based around animals), but I think there is huge potential for a killer app in this space and not just some port.

Second biggest request was line draw zombie game :P
~Ed

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08-11-2009, 09:22 AM
#9
Joined: May 2009
Location: at my computer?
Posts: 505
Quantum Collapse is by far the best. Warfare Inc. is decent though.

Games I'm Playing: Doom Classic, Red Conquest!, Battle for Wesnoth, Land Air Sea Warfare (my favorite rts, buy it today!)
08-11-2009, 09:22 AM
#10
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 29
And to add to the list of coming RTS games, I messaged jakooistra (maker of Blue Defense! and Blue Attack!) about the third game in the series and it will be an RTS available in October/November as long as everything works out.