American Conquest: Fight Back is the sequel to American Conquest. The most significant events of that glorious time have found their way into this title.
User reviews: Mostly Positive (102 reviews) - 74% of the 102 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Sep 30, 2003

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Includes 8 items: American Conquest, American Conquest: Fight Back, Cossacks II: Battle for Europe, Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars, Cossacks: Art of War, Cossacks: Back to War, Cossacks: Campaign Expansion, Cossacks: European Wars

 

About This Game

Three centuries of war continue - with even more frantic combat and more desperate power struggles raging across the American continent. The Spanish sound the attack on Yucatan amidst fierce Maya and Aztec resistance. The Germans put all their efforts into finding the legendary Eldorado. The Pontiac Uprising ends in a terrifying bloodbath between Native Americans and the British. And the Russians will do anything to conquer Alaska at the cost of the Haida.
There is a fantastic bonus for shrewd strategists: the great new "battlefield" mode in single-player and multiplayer modes! Tactical skill alone will determine victory or defeat in single-player and multiplayer games. So, plunge into battle!

Key features:

  • Epic real-time strategy covering the era between 1517 and 1804
  • New mode of gameplay: 10 battlefield missions in single and multiplayer modes for hard-core strategists
  • 5 new nations: Germany, Russia, Haida (coastal Alaskan natives), Netherlands, Portugal
  • Stand alone, original American Conquest not required to play
  • 26 new missions in 8 thrilling campaigns, including the Search for El Dorado, Pontiac's War and the Conquest of Alaska
  • New single player missions
  • Captivating real-time battles with up to 16,000 units
  • Tactical formations for infantry, cavalry and artillery
  • Morale influenced by victories, defeats, food supplies, equipment and mercenary pay
  • More than 50 new units
  • Several multiplayer modes for up to 7 players via LAN or the Internet

System Requirements

    • Operating system:Windows® XP / Vista™ / Windows® 7
    • Processor: 1.4 GHz CPU
    • Memory: 512 MB
    • Hard disk space: 3.5GB
    • Video:Video Card with 64MB dedicated memory and DirectX 9 Compatible
    • Sound:Sound card with DirectX 9.0 support
    • DirectX®:9.0 or higher
Helpful customer reviews
3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
8.5 hrs on record
Posted: December 21, 2015
10/10 strategy game!
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
0.1 hrs on record
Posted: January 12
It doesn't work on Windows 7, despite Steam advertising it that it does. The company that published American Conquest has also long gone out of business, so don't expect any patches for it.
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3 of 5 people (60%) found this review helpful
0.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 13, 2015
Nice classic RTS game.

7/10
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3 of 5 people (60%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
0.1 hrs on record
Posted: December 28, 2015
Nice game
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47 of 57 people (82%) found this review helpful
27 people found this review funny
29.8 hrs on record
Posted: May 28, 2014
Indians, Indians everywhere

THE GOOD
Nice Warcraft-esque gameplay
intresting time period
muskets (nuff said)
good game concepts
decently made map editor

THE BAD
European AI doesnt do ♥♥♥♥
Indian AI does nothing but spam peasants at your base and keep all its power units at home
gameplay elements that dont work
historical inaccuarcy (this is a problem for me)
Indian AI is also practically impossible to defeat on your own

THE UGLY
WHY THE ♥♥♥♥ ARE THE INDIAN PEASANTS SO ♥♥♥♥ING STRONG? THE EUROPEAN PEASANTS CANT EVEN FIGHT! IN FACT IF EUROPEAN PEASANTS GET TOO CLOSE TO THE ENEMY, THE ENEMY CAN CAPTURE THE PEASANTS. BUT NOT THE INDIANS! THE INDIAN PEASANTS CARRY BOWS WITH FIRE ARROWS AND KNIVES! AND THEY ARE LITERALLY EVERYWHERE! THEY SEND HORDE AFTER HORDE AFTER HORDE OF THE BLOODY THINGS. THEY'RE ♥♥♥♥ING TERMINATORS COMPARED TO THE EUROPEANS. DIDNT THESE IDIOTS OWN GUNS? JESUS CHRIST! ITS LIKE PLAYING GOD OF WAR WHERE THE INDIANS ARE KRATOS AND YOU'RE THE MYTHICAL GREEK GOD STEVEN HAWKINGS.
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