The Critics Consensus - WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos
If you've checked our capsule review on the product page for WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos, you'll already know how we feel about it. It is easily one of the best games of all time and still holds up fairly well today. It set the standard for balance, strategy and storytelling. At the time of this post WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos had a metascore of 92/100 and a user score of 9.1/10 on Metacritic. When the scores match up so nicely you know they are pretty accurate. So let's take a look at some of the more prominent reviews.
Regardless of whether or not you're a hardcore fan of strategy games, WarCraft III's compelling story and excellent balance makes it a must-own.
A brilliant game in every facet of its design and execution, with not a single dull moment in the lot.
As good of an offering in the genre as there's ever been, featuring a superb story, carefully refined gameplay, plenty of depth, the best online multiplayer mode in any real-time strategy game to date, and the excellent production values you'd expect from a Blizzard product.
Everything in the box, from the game itself to the terrific manual that has tons of info plus loads of extra background story for each of the races, is top notch and adds to the overall luster of the game.
As you can see the critics agree, this is definitely one of the greats and with the upcoming remaster coming soon you might want to grab a WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos Battle.net key to brush up on strategy and tactics.
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