Stronghold: Crusader - Extreme

  • Stronghold: Crusader - Extreme
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  • The original Stronghold Crusader.
  • Launching cows.
  • Stronghold Crusader was great six years ago.


  • The Extreme version.
  • 90s era visuals.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Computeractive on 40

Good concepts, poor...

By GameZone on 50

This edition of Stronghold Crusaders is one of those games that leaves us to wonder, what were they thinking? If I liked a game in the past, I’m going to like it now, but even so there should be improvements. This is not to say that there should...

By Games Radar on 40

Hold on a minute, haven’t we been here before? Yes, it’s slowly coming back to us. In 2002 Firefly’s Stronghold Crusader was heralded as one of the finest RTS castle-building games in the business. Now we have Stronghold Crusader...

By GWN on 75

Though dated, Stronghold Crusader is a worthy addition to any RTS fans library. The Extreme version feels like a badly balanced fan mod, good for 15 minutes of mindless pleasure, or maybe more if youve wrung every drop of goodness from the original...

By Expert Reviews on 40

Stronghold Crusader Extreme is ostensibly a re-release of the 2002 real-time strategy game Stronghold Crusader, but with additional battles and a challenging new campaign. As the king of a medieval town, you must build up a thriving community and...

By GameSpot on 35

Old and almost impossible, Stronghold Crusader Extreme is hard to recommend even to diehard fans of this RTS series....

By 1Up on 31

Other than the fact that you can wage 10,000-unit battles, don?t expect much difference between Stronghold Crusader Extreme and the regular, nonextreme Stronghold Crusader. Sure, you get a bunch of new maps, but (due to the resource-gathering nature...

By Strategy Informer on 85

From a technical point of view not much has really changed as far as the graphical nature of the game. There are new unit types and the engine can handle upto about 10,000 units without complete barrage. The images are a bit dated, but still fun and...

International Review By on 50

Stronghold Crusader „Extreme“: Die Grafik ist einfach unglaublich veraltet und hat nichts mehr auf aktuellen Systemen verloren, der Sound wirkt spartanisch, das Gameplay geht gerade noch in Ordnung, wenn man vom Schwierigkeitsgrad absieht,...