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Star Wars: Empire at War Summary


Star Wars: Empire at War Review

Load this baby up and prepare to lose yourself in the magic of the force. Strap yourself into your deathstar and get going.

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Want A New Star Wars RTS? Frontlines - Galactic Civil War Is What You Need

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Star Wars Frontlines is a mod out soon that combines Company of Heroes with classic Star Wars, and it's just got a new trailer.

Plenty of classics on offer in the Star Wars Humble Bundle

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You can grab hold of a bumper package of great Star Wars games in the latest deal over on the Humble Bundle site, including classic hits from BioWare and Lucasarts.

Available right now are peerless RPG Knights of the Old Republic, the excellent Jedi Academy, classic shooter Dark Forces and more.

GameWatcher's Star Wars Marathon live streaming this Friday at 8.00pm GMT

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At the end of the week we'll be geeking out with our very own Star Wars Marathon for your viewing pleasure. Chris Capel will be feeling the Force... of your votes! Every good Imperial citizen and even Rebel scum are welcome at the polls.

Thanks to the recent launch of many Star Wars classics, a marathon is finally within our grasp. Will the Empire rule in Empire at War? Will Carth ever shut up in Knights of the Old Republic?

More Star Wars on with Rogue Squadron 3D, Rebellion and Empire at War

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It's a full galactic invasion over at as even more classic Star Wars games have exited hyperspace onto the DRM-free store, with the latest additions being Rogue Squadron 3D and 4X strategy Rebellion.

There's also Petroglyph's real-time strategy Empire at War: Gold Pack. There's three more to come on January 27th and they are Republic Commando, Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II and Starfighter.

Petroglyph announce Grey Goo, "modeled on vintage RTS gameplay"

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Rejoice PC RTS brethren! Petroglyph, a refuge of former Westwood Studios developers, has announced their new real-time strategy game, Grey Goo. It's coming to PC this fall via Steam, and yes LAN is supported!

They want to apply that secret Command & Conquer sauce by doing away with "tedium and frustration" that plagues most RTS experiences today, like unit abilities to micromanage.

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