Date of publish: 16/11/2020 18:21 CET
When was the last time you bought an isometric RTS and what was the game?
Hard to remember, isn’t it? Me, I think my last pre-polygonal RTS must have been purchased around three years ago. The game was either Nival’s Blitzkrieg or this game’s grandpa, American Conquest. AC wasn’t a bad way to spend a wet winter weekend (basically it was Age of Empires II with wigwams, colonists and loads of military detail) but I skipped the Fight Back add-on that came six months later, and would, to be honest, have skipped this standalone expansion too, had a complimentary copy not been delivered to my door by one of Eurogamer’s winged monkeys…