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Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness. Blizzard Entertainment (1996) PC

I first played Warcraft II around 1998 having borrowed the disc off a friend and installed it on my dads work laptop. It was one of the chunky laptop with a rubber mouse dot built into the keyboard, a Hard

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Warcraft: Orcs and Humans. Blizzard Entertainment (1995) PC

Released in 1994 in North America. Like Diablo I never played the original version of Warcraft at release but spent a significant amount of time playing the sequels. So picking this up on Good Old Games I was looking forward

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Total War: Warhammer. Creative Assembly (2016) PC

Officailly known as Total War: Warhammer the cool kids simply refer to it as Total Warhammer. We all know that Total Warhammer is a 10056% better name. Now you may have noticed I am on a bit of a strategy

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Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2. Westwood Studios (2000) PC

I bloody love this game… I really do and I love most things Command & Conquer, sure there are ups and downs. Even my beloved Resident Evil has a few ups and downs but during the glorious Westwood years, Red

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Command & Conquer: Red Alert. Westwood Studios (1996) PC

  It was fairly inevitable I would play Red Alert immediately after playing Command & Conquer as these games were some of the highlights of my gaming yoof. I remember going round to a dudes house with a mate to

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Command & Conquer. Westwood Studios (1995) PC

GDI DISC DETECTED. Wait, that only happened on the PlayStation version!!! Immediate 10 point reduction for the PC version off the bat. I did a short Twitter Poll of people’s favourite defunct Developers of the 90s and our good friend

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Anno 1602: Creation of a New World. Max Design (1998) PC

This is one of those strange games for me. I first played it at my then girlfriends house in circa 1998/99 thinking this was an “old game”. What I guess that means is that even in circa 1999 Anno 1602

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