Reviewers Liked

  • Compelling turnbased gameplay keeps you coming back for more
  • Great empire building options provide long-term strategic depth and replayability
  • Aggressive, challenging AI
  • Atmospheric music contributes to the fantasy flavor
  • Fierce competition for resources
  • Challenging and hostile world
  • Imposes hard choices through city and hero specialization

Reviewers Didn't Like

  • Extremely tough in the beginning
  • Not enough variety to the predictable tactical battles
  • Dated battlefield and unit visuals
  • Tactical battles are repetitive
  • Early game is too hard
  • AI is inconsistent