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Combining the deep tactical elements of turn-based strategy games with the rapid gameplay of real-time strategy, Rise of Nations puts you in command of one of 18 civilizations over the course of thousands of years of history.

With over 50 unique technologies to research, Wonders of the World to build, hundreds of military units to expand your borders, and spies to engage in espionage, will your nation rise to glory?


Features and Screens

  1.  Improved graphics and lighting
  2.  Twitch.TV streaming
  3.  Steam Enhanced Multiplayer
  4.  Online ranked leaderboards
  5.  Steam Trading cards
  6.  Steam achievements


Nation Spotlight: The Russians


This week’s Nation Spotlight focuses on the Russians. Let’s examine the unique traits that make them the powerful defensive nation that they are. The Russians are one of 18 nations included in the original game, and they harness the Power of the Motherland. Attrition damage to enemy units is increased by a whopping 100%, so […]

Steam Workshop Highlight: A Wrong Turn


Rise of Nationites, we have another mod from the Steam Workshop to highlight for you this week! This time, we’re looking at another custom scenario brought to the Workshop by Lord R. Wadis. A Wrong Turn is a unique scenario that offers an alternate timeline to the campaign offered in Thrones and Patriots. The author […]


  1. PC Gamer: Game of the Year 2003
  2. GameSpy: Game of the Year 2003
  3. GameSpot: Game of the Year 2003

System Requirements: Minimal

  • OS: Windows Vista, 7, 8.1
  • Processor: 1.6 Ghz
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • DirectX: Version 10
  • Hard Drive: 3 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Direct X Compatible Sound Card
  • Additional Notes: GPU at least (Integrated HD 3000, X1950, 8600GT)

System Requirements: Recomended

  • OS: Windows Vista, 7, 8.1
  • Processor: 2.6 Ghz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Direct X 11+
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: GeForce 9800GTX, Radeon 4850+