You are the Dragon Commander. Your mission it is to reunite a broken empire and become the new emperor. Success depends entirely on your ability to efficiently rule your empire, build invincible armies and lead them to victory.
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Release Date: Aug 6, 2013

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"Colourful, fun and memorable, its elements mesh surprisingly well." - 85% - PC Gamer

"Delightful merger of role-playing, strategy, and action...Dragon Commander is a gem." - 8/10 - Gamespot

"Divinity: Dragon Commander came out of nowhere to become one of my favorite games of the year. Swift, brutal dragon combat paired with large RTS battles works way better than I ever expected it to." - 8/10 - Venturebeat

"Proper strategy, like mama used to make... its loveable nature and repertoire of charming tricks absolutely wins the day." - Rock Paper Shotgun

"Dragon Commander manages to combine all of its different gameplay elements and delivers one cohesive experience that's highly worth playing" - 4/5 - Gamesradar

"Larian has created a unique, engrossing combination of strategy, political choice and rapid battlefield command." - 8/10 - Incgamers

About This Game

You are the Dragon Commander. Your mission it is to reunite a broken empire and become the new emperor. Success depends entirely on your ability to efficiently rule your empire, build invincible armies and lead them to victory. Your secret weapons: your tactical insights, your leadership skills and your ability to turn yourself into a dragon.
Dragon Commander is not just any strategy game - it seamlessly blends real-time strategy gameplay with turn-based campaigning, role-playing an ascending emperor and controlling a formidable dragon.

Key Features

  • Real time strategy: Command your sea, land and air forces in real-time. Combined operations and knowing where and when to hit are crucial elements of any victory.
  • Dragon Combat: During real time strategy mode, you can turn into a dragon to support your troops in combat and obliterate the enemy using your formidable dragon powers.
  • Turn based campaign: Direct your conquest on the turn-based world map; plan several moves ahead, build formidable armies and invest in the right technology or magic upgrades.
  • Rule your empire: You are the emperor and you make the decisions! But beware, political balance is easily upset. Each game is different and you'll find that a Dragon Commander needs to make really tough decisions. Feel the effects of your decisions on the battlefield as the war progresses.
  • Single-player, multiplayer and co-op modes: Play the single player story-driven campaign or test your mettle against other Dragon Knights, online or local via LAN. Start your own multiplayer campaign with or against a friend. Or duke it out on a skirmish map.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS:Windows XP SP3
    • Processor:Intel Core2 Duo E6600 or equivalent
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    • Graphics:NVIDIA® GeForce® 8800 GT (512 MB) or ATI™ Radeon™ HD 4850
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:15 GB HD space
    • Sound:DirectX9c compliant
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
    Recommended:
    • OS:Windows 7 SP1
    • Processor:Intel i5 2400
    • Memory:4 GB RAM
    • Graphics:NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 550 ti 1GB ram or or ATI™ Radeon™ HD 6XXX
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:30 GB HD space
    • Sound:DirectX9c compliant, 5.1 surround sound
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
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RWBY
( 11.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 22
The campaign is the only aspect that interests me personally. I love the interaction between you and the various chaacters on board your airship headquarters and without it this would be a rather mediocre strategy game.
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Tamaster
( 0.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 20
Usually i write long and detailed reviews in games, but this time i will make an exception.

There is just one thing i want to say.

Control system in battle is awful. I mean not just awful, it is one of the worst i've ever seen in a game in my entire life.

I enjoyed much the Divinity series and played them all (except Beyond Divinity, that's just miserable), but anyway i really wanted to play this chapter even if i'm not really an RTS player, but with this control system, no way.

Sorry Larian, for me this time it's a thumb down. You can't mix the cotnrols of a shooter with an RTS play style like you did and pretend it works. It just doesn't.
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Mindeulle
( 10.0 hrs on record )
Posted: May 20
me a dragon boner
with waifu
command an army of my own nation

well why not
ill sacrifice my waifu again so i can get married with other bride~ 10/10
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The King of Bards
( 21.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 19
Honestly the RTS battles in this game are pretty meh...

However the game has POLITICS!
Just autoresolve all the battles and focus on the real part of being a mighty dragon head of state. Decide if you will allow gay rights, deport immigrants, allow public breastfeeding. Get married of to a skeleton. Make her human. Feed her to a demon and marry the hot elf chick instead... you deranged ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥.

This game is the ♥♥♥♥! but don't play it as an RTS game. Play it as a dating sim.

Dragon/10 - Would date again!
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Glacio
( 19.5 hrs on record )
Posted: May 18
A game where the game is the worst part. The RTS bits are clunky and boring but the royal courtroom more than makes up for it. If you like negotiation, this is your jam.
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akazaji
( 0.9 hrs on record )
Posted: May 17
Bad bad bad bad.

There is no strategy in this real time strategy game. As an RTS, its an unfeasable zerg rush simulator. If you take the time to build your base, you will lose. If you focus on capturing the map, you will lose. The only strategy is to rush your enemy before it gets some semblance of a foothold.

On that note, the enemy can trigger all their abilities at once, while yours have to be done manually, invididually. The enemy can use all of their buildings, command their troops, and use their abilities all at the same time, making things more onesided as time goes on.

If you have the bright idea to bring out your dragon, you will quickly be demolished. You don't do nearly enough damage, and being a dragon in battle is more of a hinderence than a help. One you can't leave being in dragon form unless you get yourself killed, so you might even get the pleasure of watching your base get destroyed while you struggle to control your units and buildings from above.

Apparently the RPG aspect of the game is either great or abysmal depending on who you ask. The reviews suggest it between a waifu simulator and a radical tumblr propaganda piece, but you have to get past the rest of the game, which frankly, isn't worth the time or effort, to find out.

Don't buy it unless its on sale. A steep sale. Like... christmas 80% off sale.
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gigabab
( 6.3 hrs on record )
Posted: May 14
Had loads of technical issues before I could even start the game, but when I got in I found a pretty bog standard rts with a light spinkling of grand stategy that boils down to nothing more than arbitrarily picking diplomatic options and covering the map with units.
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Jake Frost
( 31.7 hrs on record )
Posted: May 14
While the RTS/RISK elements are fun at first, it gets tiring after a while. The political sim parts really got stuck in my craw. You are supposed to be the Emperor-apparent, slaughtering your way to your rightful place and aided by a competent, dutiful Cabinet. Instead, you are a little ♥♥♥♥♥ being insulted and hamstrung at every turn by petty, horribly-written advisors and generals. Nearly all the issues that you are to deal with is political garbage brought in directly from Tumblr and the like. It's a horrible political Party survey masquerading as a game.

Considering the massive amount of cut content, and where they were planning to go during development before they decided to let this game be released ♥♥♥♥-up, this game could have really been something. All this game is, summed up, is a missed opportunity.
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Lord Inquisitor Sandman
( 9.7 hrs on record )
Posted: May 13
This was a hard one to say no to. I really enjoyed the rts aspect at first. Later, it becomes absoultely unfeasable as enemy units are all able to use their special abilities at the same time, while you have to manually do each one. Well Sandman, I hear you saying, the meat of the game is in the political sim part! Well I would have agreed with you at first if the decisions had not been ridiculous and stupid. You are supposed to be a dragon emperor conquering the realm and slaughtering your enemies, but the game has you concerned with dealing with a gay general. And here comes the worse part. There almost never is a middle ground when looking at the various decisions. With the gay thing, its either "kill them because they hurt a gay person's feelings" or "I hate all gay people because they are gay". This also comes into play with women's rights.

All in all, it could have been a great game, but the stupid decisions and lackluster rts hold it back.

5/10 Hit it once and quit it
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thunderstruck908
( 4.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 5
I bought this game for $2 thinking it was at least worth a try after watching some videos on youtube about it, as it seemed very good. I can say that it sets the story very well, and I found the characters interesting (though for some it might not be). However, as a new player to Dragon Commander, I found it very hard to play with almost to nothing tutorials. The only tutorials they really have is a pop-up screen (for the conquest part) and videos for the RTS component.

For those looking for a similar RTS style I would say that it would be close to Dawn of War, except you are limited to the number of buildings you have. But by far the worst part of this game is it's tutorial for the RTS. All they did was put a video in, watch the video (you had to click on it instead of it coming up before the battle) and send you on your way. The videos didn't even explain much. There wasn't even like an easy RTS mission to set you up so that you can get familiar with the style, it just throws you right in. Also I have no idea how the cards work.

It's a shame that I am not interested in playing this game anymore because some elements of it seem really well put but they just went lazy on some parts that wouldn't exactly help a new player to the game.
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Nzgrim
( 10.1 hrs on record )
Posted: April 26
Plus: Fun mix of multiple genres. Also you get to play as a dragon with a jetpack!

Minus: The individual parts aren't all that great. If you're expecting a great RTS for example you won't get it here.
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nightmare404x
( 24.2 hrs on record )
Posted: April 23
It's an fairly simple RTS that has political decisions you can make that help affect the realm outside of combat, research to upgrade your dragon or army, etc. Also, you play as a dragon. With a jetpack. And can jump into the RTS battle at virtually any time to shoot fireballs. 'Nough said.
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lordzen21
( 18.0 hrs on record )
Posted: April 18
Good game only 3 types of dragons you can be lots and lots of laws to pass which is nice you even get a wife and how you interact with her will change how she act's later on you will never make all the race's happy now about some of the game play its like a 4x game meets command and conquer so fun all around
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The MechE
( 18.8 hrs on record )
Posted: April 15
Amazing game! Hope there is a Dragon Commander 2 some day!
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Dark Wanderer
( 10.2 hrs on record )
Posted: April 7
Great game, but too damn difficult.
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Spirantgore
( 27.5 hrs on record )
Posted: April 5
Loved this game! Perfect political simulater mixed with a fairytale storyline.
Only bad thing about this game was the large amount of content that was cut from the game to meet the deadline.
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The Grim Reaper
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: April 3
Good game nice npc's and nice voice acting but could use a bit more im key bindings and movment
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(d^u^b)
( 0.8 hrs on record )
Posted: April 3
Really rather good
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KeinScheisse
( 0.4 hrs on record )
Posted: April 3
Tries to do too many things average, instead of a select few good. Quantity over quality.
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zingmars
( 10.0 hrs on record )
Posted: April 2
It's essentially single player only, as Multiplayer's completely dead, and there's no modding/custom maps or anything. Single player's pretty entertaining though. It's essentially a politics simulator that makes you choose between every single controversial issue you can think of, sprinkled with some drama (a waifu simulator). Oh and there's this part where you conquer the world. I guess there's also the RTS part, but you can pretty much skip it if you want (even though I guess it's meant to be half of the game).
This is a beautiful game, decent sound track and entertaining story dragged down by what appears to be budget issues (a lot of the stuff that was meant to be in the game was cut). I recommend it for a playthrough or two, but that's about it. Shame, because this game had a lot of potential. Get it on sale if you want to get it, as €40 for 10 hours of campaign at most (I stalled to see more political choices basically) without multiplayer is even worse pricing than CoD at this point.
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Not Recommended
9.7 hrs on record
Posted: May 13
This was a hard one to say no to. I really enjoyed the rts aspect at first. Later, it becomes absoultely unfeasable as enemy units are all able to use their special abilities at the same time, while you have to manually do each one. Well Sandman, I hear you saying, the meat of the game is in the political sim part! Well I would have agreed with you at first if the decisions had not been ridiculous and stupid. You are supposed to be a dragon emperor conquering the realm and slaughtering your enemies, but the game has you concerned with dealing with a gay general. And here comes the worse part. There almost never is a middle ground when looking at the various decisions. With the gay thing, its either "kill them because they hurt a gay person's feelings" or "I hate all gay people because they are gay". This also comes into play with women's rights.

All in all, it could have been a great game, but the stupid decisions and lackluster rts hold it back.

5/10 Hit it once and quit it
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
6.3 hrs on record
Posted: May 14
Had loads of technical issues before I could even start the game, but when I got in I found a pretty bog standard rts with a light spinkling of grand stategy that boils down to nothing more than arbitrarily picking diplomatic options and covering the map with units.
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
10.0 hrs on record
Posted: April 2
It's essentially single player only, as Multiplayer's completely dead, and there's no modding/custom maps or anything. Single player's pretty entertaining though. It's essentially a politics simulator that makes you choose between every single controversial issue you can think of, sprinkled with some drama (a waifu simulator). Oh and there's this part where you conquer the world. I guess there's also the RTS part, but you can pretty much skip it if you want (even though I guess it's meant to be half of the game).
This is a beautiful game, decent sound track and entertaining story dragged down by what appears to be budget issues (a lot of the stuff that was meant to be in the game was cut). I recommend it for a playthrough or two, but that's about it. Shame, because this game had a lot of potential. Get it on sale if you want to get it, as €40 for 10 hours of campaign at most (I stalled to see more political choices basically) without multiplayer is even worse pricing than CoD at this point.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
21.1 hrs on record
Posted: March 22
It's very good, if you lower your expectation on RTS part completely.

The game is mainly divided into 3 parts. The mass effect-esq hub part where you make decisions on issues and politics, movement phase like RISK where you move your units and produce buildings, and battle phase that you either auto-resolve it or you take part on it as RTS. The game overall is very enjoyable and the effort the developers put into the game is definitely shining in most parts.

The comments during the hub section are interesting, as all the characters in the game possesses certain kind of extremism that you have to decide upon. For the races, each races possesses certain characteristics. Undeads have religious zeal, Dwarves have tendency on mercantilism, elves are eco-liberals and traditionalists, lizards are secular and democratic, and imps tend to be technocratic and overall whacky. Generals are the same too. You have Edmund, the egotistical genius, Henry, your typical hot-head lone wolf, Catherine, a radical feminist, and Scarlett, whose sorta there (She does participate in the conflict, but never a center of it). The most intersting part is the decision making. Based on your political and religious belief, you have to shape the empire yourself. And these have real consequence on battlefield too. The racial relations based on these decisions add certain emotional investment too.

I won't spoil much, but I did enjoy these decision makings and exploring story arc very much, and I consider this was the best part of the game.

RISK style management is not too bad, but not too good either. It's rather generic and feels like it's tacked on. So not much positive or negative from that.

However, the RTS..it's heaping mess. Unit balance is awful, as the units tend to group together resulting in later game those who secure most AoE units to be the most successful. Further more the excessive requirement for "micromanagement" just makes the game even more generic and makes the defend-and-snowball tactics too be uniformly the best. Dragons are not much help either. You are simply too powerful and the cost of you spawning is too cheap. As a result, almost every game is you trapping AI to funnel in it's unit into your position, demolish them using either healing ability of your dragon or directly assisting the attack, and snowball afterwards.

So if you expect a RTS game, no this is not for you. This is more like good politically active (since there's no really right or wrong answers except for few instances) visual novel with tacked on RTS game.

So there you have my review. If you like mass effect style decision making and meeting interesting character, by all means this game is great. If you are into good RTS? I'd stay with DoW series, Total War series, Homeworld series, and many others that are way more worthy than this game.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
7.3 hrs on record
Posted: March 26
It's different. It's fun.

Strategy, diplomacy, and ♥♥♥♥ing dragons.

I'm a cult follower of the Divinity series and I've never looked back or been disappointed.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
188.6 hrs on record
Posted: April 1
First, this game has simply awesome kick a** music that is IMHO one the best soundtracks to a video game ever developed (surpassed only by a few other exceptional titles). Most of the time real time battles involve zerg rush tactics (or much more deeper hold and advance tactics if you can unbalance the AI) such battles are also inherently optional especially if you can collect the necessary amount of cards. The strategic over world (campaign map) battles involve the mentioned card gimmick and are obtained either via the decisions you make and/or (primarily) through buildings that you can build in the overworld (campaign) map, such buildings cost gold however and multiple buildings of the same type can quickly become quite expensive which I guess is itself a tactical choice as you can never hoard a large amount of gold.

Finally the game has awesome face to face NPC interactions that often revolve around real world issues and such issues are almost always presented as a comical parody. Simply put this is one of the best games ever made.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
6.9 hrs on record
Posted: March 8
While I do love a good many things about this game, it has some rather glaring flaws. The look of this game is excellent, the characters are interesting, and the mixture of rpg and turn-based strategy elements blend nicely in many regards. That's where my compliments end.

First off this game does not seem to have a pause button of any sort (Keyboard, game ui, nothing) when you are fighting the actual battles. The controls in dragon form are also rather weird in my opinion. Your dragon alos doesn't really play as big of a role in battle as one would thing. While it can help turn the tide in some cases, you are often better building regular units and dumping research into them instead of your dragon. I get this as a balance, but I expected something a bit more impressive considering it's one of the main focuses for the game.

Sadly, the combat is also a bit boring after awhile. You see it less as a battle of two or more armies and more as a battle between blobs. Often your best bet is to just bull rush your enemy and kill his small initial force if possible or turtle until they can no longer rebuild units. As a rts game, I have to say that is sucks. Which is sad since that makes up most of the game. If you can get past that, then feel free to try it.
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
27.5 hrs on record
Posted: April 5
Loved this game! Perfect political simulater mixed with a fairytale storyline.
Only bad thing about this game was the large amount of content that was cut from the game to meet the deadline.
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
24.5 hrs on record
Posted: March 31
lots of fun just don't do the rts that was not done well. let your armys do the fighting for you. loved the decisions i could make turn to turn.
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Not Recommended
3.2 hrs on record
Posted: December 28, 2015
Waited ages for the price of this game to come down, been keeping my eye on it for months because it looked like a really great game. It's basically 3 mini games in one, you have the risk style battle map, the animated and voiced interactions with your retinue onboard your flagship, which is meant to serve as the political/diplomacy portion. And then ofcourse the actual meat and potatoes of the game, the RTS style gameplay.

1)Strategy map.
Way too simplistic, felt very empty and lacked purpose. AI moves were predictable. I don't like the card system either, for example there is a card to commit genocide in a region of your choice. It just feels all too easy, would of been better to have raider units, which you must create and then transport to the region. But no, you just plonk down a card and suddenly the job is done.

2)Ship interactions (household and military retinue)
Fully voiced and looks ok. But feels more like a slide show presentation sometimes, for example, you could be talking to one of your aids, then pick one of the limited dialog options and your aid will suddenly change stance or move location slighty instead of it being a seamless animation, it feels each bit was stiched together haphazardly.

3)RTS battle game
Probably the bit I was looking forward to the most, and the bit that disapointed me the most. The UI is clunky and way too large, it obstructs a large part of the screen. The actual fights are super easy, once you get to grips with buildings and managing your recruits, it very quickly becomes a snore fest. And the novelty of being a dragon in battle wears off after the first 5 minutes when you come to realise that being a dragon just made the game even easier.

It might be worth playing for the story, if you like that sort of thing. But if you're looking for a totalwar style game with dragons, then this is probably going to leave you with buyer's remorse.
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12 of 20 people (60%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
1.0 hrs on record
Posted: December 22, 2015
This game could have been far better. First time I was in a battle with my dragon I failed. Horribly.
I wasn't given a chance to ease into combat. I was thrown into the combat situation and no explanation what stuff did. The game didn't show, explain or make me understand what was going on.

I did enjoy the RPG elements. The goblin where I could upgrade units. The magician to upgrade the dragon. The council to make decisions and the politics. Where one commander didn't like you and changed his mind after a few battles. Stuff like that great. But other than that the game was not for me.

I would have enjoyed to have a more strategic way of fighting. Would be cool if each zone needed to be taken over by creating a base rather than just killing off the enemies with some RNG mechanic. I didn't like the game much at all combat wise which is the main part of the game. Thus I won't recommend it. Flying the dragon was awesome, but everything else was not.

If you like RNG (Random Number Generation) games, RPG ish and politics, maybe this game is for you.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
10.1 hrs on record
Posted: December 15, 2015
Great voice acting, interesting story and unlike a few others I really enjoy the combat system.
It requires tactics and yes, you can use transportation units to win most battles quickly, but in the end it is you to choose whether you use these or no. If you think those units ruin the game for you, don't use them.
I really enjoy the game and I certainly recommend it!
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7 of 11 people (64%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
5.5 hrs on record
Posted: December 19, 2015
You're a general who can turn into a dragon - how is this not amazing? Sadly by doing so in a fairly rubbish 'tactical' mini game that serves as a Zerg rush simulator and little else - which is positively criminal given how beautiful the strategic game can be and how utterly glorious the princesses and the councillors are. I just wish a little of the obvious love spent on them had been invested in the actual tactical side of things.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
11.7 hrs on record
Posted: January 20
The combat is lame and boring but the politics is freakin hillarious!! Not to be talen too seriously. Recommended if you play for the laughs in conversations with npcs, not the gameplay.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
24.9 hrs on record
Posted: January 27
A hodge podge of strategy games that feels oh so very right. I enjoy the way they mesh together, and nothing feels better than turning the tides of a RTS battle that you had only 1% chance to win by turning into a dragon with a jetpack, and leveling all the non anti-air units. The strategy elements aren't hard to figure out for anyone who's played any type of RTS, and is a great game to lose some time in.

The politics of this game contribute by enhancing or hampering your controlled territories by the decisions you make, plus there are factions you can either appease or essentially treat like a tiny bug by crushing their hopes of ever being significant.

All the characters are interesting, and you have the ability to marry someone from each of the factions, including a lizard, a dwarf, and skeleton. I never found myself wishing for different scenarios in the game outside of the ability of diplomacy which is my only real gripe with an otherwise fantastic game.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
Recommended
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: December 25, 2015
Very fun little game, a friend gifted it to me! 10/10
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
2.5 hrs on record
Posted: January 16
Can't say I've ever lost interest in a game as seemingly feature rich as this one, as fast as I did.

Finished the first couple (maybe few) missions and never felt any urge to open it again. The battles weren't challenging yet somehow managed to feel hectic too. If I paid full price for the game I'd have been very disapointed.

Who knows maybe I'll open the game up again and give it a better review but as it sits, I feel no urge to play it again.
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3 of 5 people (60%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
9.3 hrs on record
Posted: February 17
I purchased this game on sale for 6 dollars, but even so I cannot recommend it. I feel like this game doesn't know what it wants to be.

The voice acting is great and really makes you think you're in a well written rpg. The strategy element is somewhat lacking, and the battles are quite similar from the early game even into the final stages of the game. Dragon Commander tried to tie in both RTS and RPG elements, but in doing so fell short of being a good RTS or a good RPG.

For $40 this game should have been better. You can beat the main campaign in about 7 hours and feel no need to go back to it at all. I purchased it for $6 and still don't recommend it. I know that sounds harsh, but this game really let me down.

Also.
- The game will crash on you in battles. In order to fix this you must lower your settings to minimum even if your graphics card can run the game on max settings. Also, you must download the 2 files listed ont he dev's discussion post. If you do these two things the game runs fine. I just don't like that I have a modern gaming PC and I need to do all of this extra stuff just to get the game to work.

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Not Recommended
0.7 hrs on record
Posted: January 23
This is actually the very first time I've felt compelled to write a review on Steam. And I'll keep it as brief as my experience with the game.

I really did have high hoped for this one. It's been sitting in my Steam library for quite a while now.
I was essentially saving it for a weekend when I had the time to really sink my teeth into something enjoyable.
An RTS with RPG elements and an interesting pantheon of characters -- what could go wrong?

Well...It sis not take me more than 45 minutes to figuure out that this was not one of those strategy games I played and loved growing up - Command & Conquer, Warcraft etc. The learning curve is immensly steep and the user interface is down-right ugly -- as are most of the units.

No - this is not in any way a full review. This is more of a gut-reaction. And my gut needs a generous helping of Pepto Bismol after this rotten treat.
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
1.5 hrs on record
Posted: February 2
I love this game. It combines about every type of upgrade, genre, and type of play that interests me. It does this without any of it feeling tacked on. The political system never felt heavy handed, and I fully expected it to be. A great game that will not disappoint.
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