Top 10 Best Real Time Strategy Games of 2013

With the advancements in 3d emulation technologies, a significant improvement has been witnessed in terms of the real time strategy games. The same holds true for the year 2013 which is marked for the introduction some amazing games. From the very start, this genre of fighting games has received worldwide recognition and applaud. Moreover, they have also been successful in offering a wide array of entertainment avenues to the players all over the world. Game makers all over the world are now excelling in offering the players what they want. Another core reason for the fame of these games is the use of our problem solving skills. At the same time, there are also numerous psychological researches which assert that this form of gameplay helps in the improvement of one’s cognitive skills. Now here, I would like to share a groundbreaking research with you. Evidence derived from the studies on Alzheimer’s disease, which is a neurodegenerative disease, suggests that those who engage in problem solving and other related cognitive tasks are less likely to suffer from this disease. In the section that follows, I will be sharing with you the top 10 best real time strategy games of 2013. Here is the list.

10. World of Battleships

This game centers on the gameplay using warships. It provides a never before war experience to all those who love this genre. The fleet of ships includes some really advanced warships which are actually inspired from the real life ones. Since its launch, the game has been applauded among all the strategy game lovers.

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9. Sins of a Dark Age

Now here we have a fantasy based multiplayer game which has been developed by Ironclad games. It is a brilliant mixture of the MOBA genre together with the real time gaming avenues. All of the players are under the lead of a commander who is the one that performs most of the strategy and cognitive tasks.

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8. Salem

Salem is a java based video game which is based on the idea of colonial rule. The game had been scheduled for a release in 2013. Although the ratings of the game are average, but still it is best suited for those who love history and community based adventures.


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7. Kingdom under Fire II

Here is another upcoming fantasy video game whose gameplay dates back to the ancient times. It also includes an online multiplayer mode. It follows in a strategic manner from the first game in the series. Although the game had been announced in the year 2008, but till now it has been a subject to varying delays. The game is more like a combination of RTS together with the action RPG modes.

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6. Command & Conquer: Generals 2

This game series is not something for the action and RTS lovers. It is centered on the idea of universal peace, but for ensuring this peace you will need to adopt an effective strategy and gameplay maneuvers. Your arch enemy in the game is going to a group of terrorists from all over the world.

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5. End of Nations

End of Nations is another upcoming game in the MOBA genre. The plot of the game is based on the World War II. The prime role in the game has been played by a leader of a French organization that is looking to destroy the world peace by initiating terrorist attacks all over the world. Their core intent is bring the world under their leadership. It supports the online platforms through which you will be able to group with other players.

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4. Company of Heroes 2

Company of Heroes 2 is one of the most top rated video games of 2013. It is classified as a thrilling real time strategy which has been developed by the Relic Entertainment. It acts as a sequel of the 2006 game of the same series. This RTS game is also centered on the WWII, but the prime focus is on the eastern front.

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3. Total War: Rome II

Total War: Rome II is a yet to be released real strategy game which is presently under development. The developer of the game is The Creative Assembly. It can be classified as a classical antiquity that places the focus on different cultures and societies. The game has been powered by the Warscape. The game will be released on the 3rd of September, 2013.

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2. Starcraft II: Protos, Legacy of the Void

Classified to be a military science fiction RTS game which will be released under the banner of the Blizzard Entertainment. It follows the critically acclaimed series under the same name. The Protos specie is the one which is the center of the game. As a player, you will be required to work with the different tribes and save them from being annihilated. This exhilarating RTS game is going to place your leadership skills to test.

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1. Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm

Now here we got the best RTS game of 2013. It stands at number 2 in terms of the trilogy. It was indeed one of the most eagerly awaited expansion packs for the Wings of Liberty storyline. In addition to new multiplayer options, there are also a number of other features which have been added into it.

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