The highly anticipated game Empire Total War is a mind blowing creation. The graphics are phenomenal, the game play revolutionary and the features nearly unlimited.
Many people will think that $50.00 for a computer game is outrageous. These people have never played Empire Total War. This game is honestly worth every penny. Not only is this game fun today, it will be fun for years to come. The features that this game includes are not only endless, but allow the game to develop a certain type of feel that no other strategy game has been able to produce before. Whether you are telling your men to flank your opponent and charge, or choosing a chain cannonball to destroy your enemy's masts, the game allows you to do whatever you want.
The battles are as realistic as can be. Watch the battle from an overhead view or zoom in to see the anger in the eye's of the fighting men. The armies are dressed up in the same type of outfits as the real armies did back in the day, and have the same weapons as well. You have the ability to choose which type of men you want your nation to have more of, for example cavalry for quick up-close attacks or infantry for long distance organized shooting. Naval battles are extremely challenging and fun. You really do learn more about how naval battles are fought. The games do tend to be rather long (some taking days to complete), but this could be a positive for people who which to get in-depth and personal with their empire.
This game is highly recommended to anyone who enjoys strategy games or who wishes to try perhaps one of the best games made to date.