Wargear loot enhance two modes of engaging tactical gameplay.
Innovative and action-packed gameplay.
Good visuals and sound.
Impressive multiplayer package.
RPG Elements work brilliantly.
Engaging Singleplayer campaign.
Very well optimized.
Campaign dialogue gets annoyingly aloof.
Some missions are repetitive.
Needs more multiplayer maps.
This is not the RTS many hardcore fans were looking for.
Level 20 cap for each squad.
Loses some of the flavor of the IP.
By Neoseeker on January 01, 2010
A lot of people have been looking forward to Relics Dawn of War II, and this latest installment in the Warhammer 40,000 franchise has already been rattling a few cages since its recent debut. Many reviews coming in from magazines and other news...-
By New Game Network on November 29, 2009
It seems that Relic has figured out that there is no real strategy in building bigger and bigger armies, then throwing them against other huge armies in a ongoing battle of attrition, so with their latest games, Company of Heroes + Expansion packs and...85
By Maximum PC on July 18, 2009
A grand strategy-RPG hybrid as beautiful as it is bloody Fans of Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War might feel burned by the barely recognizable sequel to their old favorite, but going in without expecting it to be yet another typical real-time strategy...90
By PC Authority on May 15, 2009
You might expect Dawn Of War II to follow in traditional sequel style, offering a real time strategy experience with more Orks than you can throw a Bolter at....83
By V3.co.uk on April 29, 2009
Dawn of War II isn’t like strategy games such as Command & Conquer, where the focus is on base building and producing enormous armies.Here, you only control a limited number of squads and the focus is on gaining experience and upgrading your...80
By TechTree on April 11, 2009
The original Dawn of War (DOW) had entered into hostile territory. The RTS genre was a tough place with every new release pitted against Warcraft 3, which owned the space for years. But DOW did come through strong and was an instant hit with gamers. ...80
By Gamervision on April 07, 2009
When it comes to real-time strategy, a few different companies are brought up as truly enhancing the genre. Westwood Studios's Command & Conquer defined modern real-time strategy, Creative Assembly's Total War series saw the number of units on a...90
By Gamers Daily News on April 07, 2009
When I first heard that Relic was creating a Dawn of War II I was as giddy as a school girl. I loved the first Dawn of War. It was every Warhammer 40k enthusiast’s dream come true, finally a game that truly brought to life all the detail and...70
By Gaming Nexus on March 31, 2009
I always thought my favorite parts of any RTS were those things that happened away from the front lines. Base-building, researching the perfect combination on technologies to get the edge in combat, and juggling resources would give me hours of...92
By Bjorn3D on March 25, 2009
Developed by award winning Relic Entertainment, Dawn of War II ushers in a new chapter in the acclaimed Real-Time Strategy series - taking players to the brutal frontlines of war to lead an elite strike force on a mission to save the galaxy. It is...-