A rock-solid combination of rock-rolling action, deep strategy, and captivating art and music from different ages of history, this is a game of crush or be crushed!
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Releasedatum: 7 sep 2011

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$9.99
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""Somewhere between Super Monkey Ball Bowling, Tower Defence... and Monty Python.""
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Over dit spel

Een steengoede combinatie van actie, diepe strategie, intrigerende kunst en muziek uit verschillende perioden in de geschiedenis; dit spel draait om verpletteren of verpletterd worden! Twee kastelen staan tegenover elkaar; één is van jou, de ander is van je vijanden. Zij zijn stom en hun kasteel zuigt, dus je probeert het met de grond gelijk te maken met een enorm rotsblok. Ook als ze hun verdediging opbouwen sta jij klaar om over ze heen te rollen om die afzichtelijke toren plat te gooien. Maar pas op! Er komt ook een gigantisch rotsblok jouw kant op.

Belangrijkste Kenmerken

  • Dit spel wordt je aangeboden door de gestoord creatieve mensen van het ACE Team, de makers van Zeno Clash!
  • Bestuur een gigantisch rotsblok en verpletter je vijanden!
  • Gebruik een ongelofelijke verscheidenheid van eenheden om je toren te verdedigen en je vijand van zijn pad te brengen.
  • Vecht in online en offline multiplayer!
  • 3 verschillende spelmodi: War, Time Trial en SkeeBoulder.
  • 5 rijke historische perioden met hun eigen kunst en muziek zorgen voor een ongeëvenaarde sfeer.
  • GRATIS Originele Soundtrack bij de download van het spel.

Systeemeisen

    • OS: Windows XP/Vista/7
    • Processor: Dual Core 1.6 GHz or better
    • Memory: 1.5 GB or higher
    • Graphics: 256mb video ram or better (GeForce 7 series or higher/Radeon HD3000 series or higher)
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 1.2 GB
    • Sound: Windows supported Sound Card
    • Internet: Online play requires Broadband Internet Connection
Nuttige klantrecensies
1 van de 1 mensen (100%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
4.4 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 14 november
Dit spel is leuk om met een vriend/vriedin te spelen. Lekker even battelen en een wedstrijtje doen. Maar je kan ook gewoon een poeltje doen op een avond met vrienden. Jo en ik hebben heel veel lol gehad in onze videos.

Voordelen:
- Korten en bij bepaalde gamesmodes gemidelt lange rondes. (daardoor leuk voor een game avond met een groep vrienden.)
- Leuk om een battel te hebben met ene vriend/vriedin.
- Het is niet echt zwaar voor je pc. (kijk altijd zelf of de PC het wel aankan)
- Je heb ook een singelplayer om het spel een beetje onder de knie te krijgen.
- Het spel cost €9,99 En dat is een goede prijs voor de speeltijd die je kan beleven met vrienden.

Nadelen:
- De balvorm van een kubes is onhadig kijk maar deze video :P https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-AjmNe5UYk

Eigelijk is dat geen nadeel maar het was wel leuk om mee te maken. Leuke game en deze krijgt van mij een 10/10 omdat het gewoon allemaal goed werkt en het is leuk voor het geld dat je betaalt!

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2 van de 3 mensen (67%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
9.3 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 18 juli
11/10 its ok
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48 van de 60 mensen (80%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
7.6 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 24 oktober
Historically accurate.
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38 van de 44 mensen (86%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
13.5 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 2 september
Oh man, this game is great! You see, Rock of Ages is actually an accurate historical representation of medieval warfare. Instead of having men, women and children slaughter each other mindlessly over some petty argument, disputes were settled by using sentient boulders. Yes, rocks. As this round stone, you travel through the ages of classical art (t)rolling and smashing everything on your way! Just remember though, you are not alone. Just as it happens, the enemy team has sent away a boulder of their own, and you have to race down with them! Whoever splats (oh god I love that sound) the enemy general, wins.

All in all, hilarious visuals and sounds, fun gameplay, some surprisingly complex base defense features and absolutely fantastic multiplayer modes, together make this game a must buy. This game has the Pidgin's Feather Seal of Approval, 5/5 would poop on.
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21 van de 23 mensen (91%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
3.9 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 20 oktober
Since this is on sale right now (20th of October today), I wanted to recommend this game.

first of all, it's rediculous. That is already a good enough reason for you to get it. It is just pure ♥♥♥♥ing rediculousness. You control a mother♥♥♥♥ing stone ball that smashes ♥♥♥♥. Oh and you're competing vs various gods and historically relavant people. To be more specific, it's basically a two sided race to the opponents fortress gate (you break the gate with your big ♥♥♥ rock), you have to get there as fast as possible while also avoiding obstacles placed by the opponent, when your rock has hit the gate or got destroyed by some mean elephant (no seriously, this game had elephants before Far Cry 4), you get to place these same obstacles.

Very whimsical, uplifting, and sometimes challenging. A truly great game. Cheap, and easy to pick up and play (levels are fairly short and straight forward). ♥♥♥♥ing buy it!
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14 van de 14 mensen (100%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
30.7 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 18 november
This game is like someone threw Monty Python, Tower Defence, and Marble Madness in a blender, turned it on high for a few minutes, arranged it into a delicious dessert, and sprinkled some history on top for flavor enhancement. Honestly, how can you go wrong with a game in which you control a gigantic boulder (of varying shapes and sizes - I must say the fist is my favorite), and use it to shatter your opponent's gate? Even better, you get to squash their defenseless, flailing forms immediately afterwards to an immensely satisfying whoopie cushion sound.

If that is not enough to satisfy, there are also trained war bovines, elephants, and mammoths for you to use and abuse in the defense of your fortress. There are also elephant-launching airships.. If you are like me, you may derive much more pleasure from their strategic placement to troll your enemies, whether they be human players (yes, this game has online multiplayer) or historical figureheads.

Highly Recommend for some hard core laughter.
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21 van de 28 mensen (75%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
105.5 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 23 september
like skyrim with rocks
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11 van de 12 mensen (92%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
24.7 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 18 oktober
Great game. I'm not sure if it's completely worth the price, because there's not tons of content, but if it's on sale you can't pass this up.

It's like someone mashed an RTS, Mythology, and comedy all in one game, which they did! Multiplayer can be a bit buggy, but other than that this game has barely any glitches. Like I said before though, it could use a bit more content.

EDIT:
I also forgot to mention that there's a hilarious text-to-voice feature. If you type something in the chat, it will say it in a pretty funny voice. It fits the game very well to say the least.
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22 van de 36 mensen (61%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
5.5 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 30 juli
Rocks do indeed roll. It's totally accurate in terms of history, too.
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7 van de 8 mensen (88%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
5.9 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 15 november
Rock of Ages is a fun and "Rocking" game (sorry that was really tempting XD. Anyway back to the review). When you play, you make buildings to defend your "door" (your base). Soon as your door is broken you lose! You break their door YOU WIN!!! When you have finished with the buildings ITS TIME TO ATTACK!! You destroy their base by breaking their door as i said earlier. Sooner or later the game starts to get harder. Oh and by the way you can customize your own rock and dont forget you can get a trollface rock so you have the trollface on your boulder/rock. Rock of Ages is a hell lot a fun game and definitely worth buying! To wrap it up, I'm just warning you, sometimes the game can glitch and move your mouse to the left corner for only that one defence bit then it goes back to normal. And the game is pretty ragey. I died 2 times on 1 level and I raged so much i hurt my hands XD. But the score that I'm giving this amazing masterpiece 10/10
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8 van de 10 mensen (80%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
6.0 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 1 oktober
Super Monkey Ball meets classcial insanity in that charming sort of Monty Python way. A must have.
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6 van de 7 mensen (86%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
2.2 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 4 oktober
The most unique and quirky game I've ever played, and likely ever made.

Made by a team in my home country (Go Chile!), Rock of Ages is an odd hybrid between a bowling racer and tower defense. The game is a sort of duel between you and an opponent (either human or AI-controlled) in which you each throw boulders down a track toward your doors. Between rolls, money you earned from rolling your boulder can be spent on tower-like constructions to slow down, weaken and hopefully destroy your opponents boulder.

The game features a huge amount of very fun maps, to the point of which it could've been a full game without the tower defense aspect. The humor is, as said by others, Monty Python-esque, with 2D paper-like animations for characters. The campaign takes you through much of history, with plenty of genuinely funny cutscenes!

This is honestly a game I cannot recommend highly enough. It's quirky, sure, but the humor alone is worth the $10. Good luck, and first downhill wins!
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12 van de 19 mensen (63%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
2.2 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 28 september
needs more rocks
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7 van de 10 mensen (70%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
0.5 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 8 november
you roll down hills and squish people and its an amazing story about a big stone thats trying to rescue its female stone friend that is being held captive in the bad persons castle and you have to smash down the door using cool stone powers and its pretty fun and the characters are so in depth and yeah its cool 10/10
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3 van de 3 mensen (100%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1.9 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 20 december
Pros:
-Awesome gameplay
-You get to play as a destructive rock that crushes things
-Funny storyline

Cons:
-No sequel

9/10 THIS GAME ROCKS
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4 van de 5 mensen (80%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
4.5 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 13 december
Comical, historical weird take on the tower defence genre. Nothing quite like it .. a real puzzle / rolling physics marble in the rough !
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6 van de 9 mensen (67%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
2.3 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 13 oktober
Have you ever played any original game? That is nothing like anything else... Well that is most similar to tower defence, but still. Not quite. It has it`s fun parts and is a frkn time killer. It`s an indie game. But are you willing to pay 10 bucks for something you`re gonna play for max 10 hours?
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2 van de 2 mensen (100%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
2.1 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 29 november
This game is legendary! It's awsome go buy it! ;3
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3 van de 4 mensen (75%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
13.6 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 7 juli
Rock of Ages is a charming, humorous, and highly original game.

The basic premise is this: you control a boulder rolling across a twisted battlefield of ramps, obstacles, and enemy traps. Your aim is to destroy your opponent's gate.

As you destroy your opponent's defenses, you accumulate money to spend on building upgrades. These upgrades can be either single-use power-ups for your boulder to make it stronger or more deadly. Or, you can spend the money on defenses like elephants, dynamite, and catapults that can knock your opponent's boulder off the map. You get to place these obstacles wherever you want on the map.

So, on one hand RoA is like a wacky driving game, but on the other it is like a tower defense game. The balance between these two is perfect -- it is fast-paced and really executes the central mechanics well.

Where the game really shines is the campaign and art direction inspired by Art History. Each level has you progress from ancient Greece, across Europe and through various artistic styles. In Italy, the levels have a High Renaissance art theme. There is Rococo in France and a Romantic (Goya-inspired) theme in Spain. And each level unlocks a new type of defense (dynamite, flying machines, ). for you to place in your. Perhaps the only issue is difficulty: it may be too easy as the AI is good at placing defenses but not so great at driving its boulder. But if you want more of a challenge there is always the multiplayer or the time trial mode (with scoreboards), so the game does not get old.

Basically, if you like the look of the game from the trailers -- get it! It delivers.
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3 van de 4 mensen (75%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
6.6 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 20 oktober
This game was just pure enjoyment for me from beginning to end. It's fairly short and even if you do all the content you'll still probably be finished with the game in less than 20 hours. It's just a very silly and fun game though.

It controls kind of like Marble madness. It's a racing game where you control a giant boulder and have to try and make it to the end of the stage without getting the boulder damaged. This is harder than it sounds because while you are trying to make it to your opponent's castle to destroy it, they are trying to make it to yours.

You can place traps down to mess up the other boulder. These are things like giant fans to blow it off the stage, elephants to crush it, and canons to blast it off track.

This game has a great sense of humor and makes countless references to classic artwork and history.
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