real-time strategy


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real-time strategy

A type of video game in which players exercise strategy along the way, typically to conquer enemies and reach a final destination without being eradicated. For example, to win, players decide which routes to take, what needs to be done and how to do it. Contrast with first-person shooter.
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Age of Empire' is a historical real-time strategy game for the PC developed by Ensemble Studios twenty years ago.
The real-time strategy game is said to come to Apple's App Store and Google's Plat Store soon, so the developer has now revealed the game's different features.
Cubic continues to be a leader in this arena and will apply innovative techniques in the development of a real-time strategy application for the Army to be deployed across a variety of platforms, said Dr.
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Real-time strategy games are not usually my cup of tea but C&C3 has the next-gen graphics that really make it stand out.
Developer Petroglyph has simplified the resource-gathering aspect that clutters most real-time strategy fare, focusing on the action.
It's a real-time strategy title that combines the gameplay of Command and Conquer with the characters, worlds and ethos of the traditional fantasy-role-playing game.
A cross between a sim game and a real-time strategy, you have to manage the development of a space station and not offend the different alien races on board.
Gameplay is better a mix of RPG-style character development and real-time strategy, although the strategy part seems to be to get all your guys together and go in mob-handed, hoping for thebest.

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