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#3962556 - 06/04/14 12:02 PM Rise of Nations Launching on Steam  
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Inline advert (2nd and 3rd post)

#3962701 - 06/04/14 04:18 PM Re: Rise of Nations Launching on Steam [Re: RacerGT]  
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Nice, tempting read.


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#3962768 - 06/04/14 06:10 PM Re: Rise of Nations Launching on Steam [Re: RacerGT]  
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Good read, and good game... Played the hell out of it back in the day.

I do hope land and armor news and articles continue here under new ownership, hate to see it fade after all the work it took to build it up.
Good Luck.

#3963248 - 06/05/14 04:58 PM Re: Rise of Nations Launching on Steam [Re: RacerGT]  
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This was (and still is) an excellent game. I also enjoyed the Risk style campaigns.

Other than online matchmaking via steam, are there any gameplay enhancements over the original + Thrones and Patriots?


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#3963301 - 06/05/14 07:05 PM Re: Rise of Nations Launching on Steam [Re: RacerGT]  
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Hey guys, this is Chris, the writer of that amazing article. Besides some enhanced textures and native widescreen support, I can't find anything specific as far as gameplay enhancements go. I think I prefer that though as it still stands up today.

That being said, I reached out to SkyBox and they directed me to Microsoft for press inquiries. They also wouldn't answer my follow up on a hard release date, though they really wanted to. Unfortunately, they wanted to keep their job more.

I'll update if I get more info soon.


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