Age of Wonders II is the wildly anticipated sequel to the award-winning strategy phenomenon. Delivering an invigorating mix of Empire Building, Role-playing, and Warfare, Age of Wonders II brings s turn-based strategy to new heights.
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Data di rilascio: ott 2010

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Age of Wonders II is the wildly anticipated sequel to the award-winning strategy phenomenon. Delivering an invigorating mix of Empire Building, Role-playing, and Warfare, Age of Wonders II brings s turn-based strategy to new heights.
Awakened to join an immortal group of Wizards in the Circle of Evermore, you must restore balance to a world on the brink of collapse.
Key features:
  • Explore a world full of mythical creatures and mysterious lands. Build an impressive force as an all-powerful Wizard through dangerous perils and exhilarating challenges.
  • Dictate the fate of the world from within your Wizard's Tower, a transmitter of power used to channel your ground-shaking spells.
  • Immerse yourself in a legendary story during a single-player campaign with 20 scenarios full of intrigue, action, and suspense.
  • Reign supreme over one of 12 distinct and races such as Elves, Frostlings, Draconians, Dwarves, Halflings, Humans, and even the Undead.
  • Conquer your enemies with over 130 unique units such as steam cannons, airships and mammoth riders.
  • Specialize in 7 spheres of magic including Air, Fire, Life and Death.
  • Enlist the aid of more than 30 loyal champion heroes who possess the unique ability to wield over 100 mighty artifacts.
  • Research and cast powerful enchantments, fierce combat magic, and world altering spells.
  • Confront rivals in Multiplayer via a LAN or over the Internet for up to 8 players - options include Play by Email, Hot Seat, and the exciting Simultaneous-Turn System allowing all players to move at the same time!

Requisiti di sistema

    • OS: Windows 95 or later
    • Processor: Intel Pentium 300+ CPU
    • Memory: 64MB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX compatible graphic card
    • Hard Drive: 500MB hard disk
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koriN
( 45.2 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 25 febbraio
Awesome hex-based Civ-Like strategy game. However combat can be played out on a 1 to 1 level, so it's not group vs group luck like Civ is. Honestly this game is everything you could hope for, difficult and rewarding.
Black Donkey
( 21.5 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 31 gennaio
Having never played it when it first came out, this was a wonderful turn-based, RTS/RPG experience! If you are looking for a fantasy strategy game that will run on just about any device with a screen, then I recommend this one.
mmchaos
( 123.5 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 2 gennaio
just got all 3 of the original games in the steam sale for 4.99 this is the 3rd time over the years i have bought AOW 2. first game is bla but the second has stood up to the test of time very well. i am looking forward to the shadow magic update.
a great mix of city building / management , turn based strategy and rpg. one of the all time classics (10/10)
Figsak
( 58.8 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 21 dicembre 2015
This game has a dated UI, and has a poor first impression, but when you really dive into the game, you'll find out its one of the greatest games ever made. A true gem.
OnyOscuro
( 52.8 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 17 ottobre 2015
Seguito di Age of Wonders e prequel di Age of Wonders: Shadow Magic. Si tratta essenzialmente di uno strategico a turni con la mappa suddivisa per esagoni. In questo capitolo si il gioco non fa scegliere il percorso da prendere ma è semplicemente uno, con un solo leader che però usera tutte le sfere di influenza. Tolta la possibilità di scelta del percorso (come nel primo), il gioco sembra offrire più ampiè possibilità di diplomazia. Ci sono state delle aggiunte alle unità ma il gioco è rimasto in pratica un Age of Wonders, il che non è male dato che è un ottimo gioco a turni.
Geirbrandr
( 0.1 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 29 agosto 2015
Loved this game years ago. Finaly bought it on steam because good turn based strategy games are hard to comeby these days. I recommend this game only if you are okay with playing in windowed mode as there is no option for fullscreen. I have not played a match on steam yet, mostly because I hate playing in windowed mode so I have no information on actual game play. Warning for those wanted to play multiplay: when I played this game years ago it had terrible issues with desynchronizing and crashing. Just a heads up.
To be perfectly honest I will probably never launch this game again since AoW3 is out. I own this game out of nostalgia, so I cannot recommend this to nonAoW / TBS fans.
DarkxAngelxShinigami
( 0.2 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 25 agosto 2015
Stupid game! Makes no sense!
[ΣΣ] CHRIS KRISPY
( 11.7 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 19 giugno 2015
"I lived here when times were pleasant, before demon cats slaughtered my people." 10/10
TheodorusBond
( 89.5 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 28 maggio 2015
Get it somewhere else, the steam version has serious problems.
The Seeker
( 126.3 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 28 aprile 2015
PLAY IT!
Davien
( 0.1 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 20 aprile 2015
awesome followup of AoW series.
upchunk
( 16.5 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 1 aprile 2015
S'okay, kills some time.
Wyrd
( 0.6 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 28 gennaio 2015
The slew of compatability issues tarnish what was a very fun game in it's time. If you have a newer PC, go buy a $10 lottery ticket, you've got better odds of getting something out of it.
HeadShot
( 0.7 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 25 gennaio 2015
I did not find myself in this turn-based strategy, but I am sure it's great for fans!
TheSimontist
( 0.1 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 2 gennaio 2015
Good game back in the day. can't run it on my laptop. hasn't been updated
AlloyDragon
( 3.1 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 28 dicembre 2014
The AI can see everything on the map. This means your scout unit will get ambushed and killed while you're trying to get the map revealed. It also means the AI will quickly move in to take an undefended city. This means that taking risky gambles will also never pay off, and it slows everything down as you'll either be producing throw away scouts or exploring with an armies.
aWpTiMuSpRiMe
( 7.3 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 24 dicembre 2014
I love this game, and I think that it is a great game for people to play if they have time. The only reason people do not like this game is simply that it's not there kind of game. Its biggest flaw is that it can't attract many people, but i think that the people who like the game really like the game. Overall I give it a 7.5 in my "book" thats a good game. But what do I know I'm 12 years old.
Phantom72
( 0.2 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 20 novembre 2014
Problems running on 2012 hardware...
Bender (Grim Dawn)
( 6.2 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 18 novembre 2014
Played this game early in my gaming years, countless hours progressing through content. A real gem in the gaming industry. and its recent sequel Age of Wonders 3 is even better than the this one. I highly recommend both.
nikwigmore
( 3.0 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 13 novembre 2014
this game sucks......I love strategy games and fantasy games but this sucks. Nothing to do with the graphics or anything, it just sucks
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62 persone su 71 (87%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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3.7 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 30 novembre 2013
If you don't mind outdated games definitely play this and Shadow Magic, the Age of Wonders games are the best of this type of strategy game, much better than any heroes of might and magic game or even Civ despite the fact that they've been continuing to release content while Age of Wonders hasn't for over 10 years (Age of Wonders 3 is now in developement though). It has a hex tile map with turn based movement and a battle mode that takes you into a seperate map like in heroes of might and magic but much MUCH better, it even takes into account unit fatigue, morale, experience and the angle and distance at which they attack (obstacles like walls and rocks you have to shoot over reduce chances of projectiles hitting).

Sidenote: For anyone having crash issues, this is an old game, disable direct 3d and directsound to eliminate crashing, run on compatibility mode if it makes you feel any better. You can set resolution all the way up, the main menu and the intro video will still be tiny for some reason but once you're actually in game everything will be the right size.
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32 persone su 36 (89%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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28.4 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 25 dicembre 2013
This game is one of the best of it's genre I have played. You should definatley buy it if your into turn based strategy games. It has a good storyline to it that will keep you into the game for long sessions. And if you get bored with that then there's skirmish mode to indulge in.
The actual gameplay, though quite challenging, is really good. You can choose a start race from a wide range of fantasy races, and you don't even have to stick with them! You can change to some other race, or even be both, or all three, or all of them if you have enough diplomatic might to prevent them from squabbling.
All in all, this is a really great game.
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16 persone su 19 (84%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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23.7 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 20 gennaio 2014
If like me you enjoy a classic turn based rpg strategy, this may be the game for you.. upon playing this against the NPC you'll soon discover even on the easiest difficulty the bots will give you a hard time, this has a slight learning curve but once you get to grips with the game and can survive 100 turns, you'll be engrossed in the game and with each turn! How you play is entirely up to you, use diplomacy to your advantage..how about tradeing? maybe bribe? Or just annihalate anyone with a army of your choice. Good game overall, and fun to play i rate 7.5/10
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14 persone su 20 (70%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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0.8 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 20 giugno 2014
Excellent game, simple to play and difficult to let go. One more turn... ok this one is really my last one... this one will be my last one... no this one is... And next thing you know, the sun is beginning to rise.
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5 persone su 5 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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1.9 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 27 dicembre 2011
Excellent turn-based strategy game. Very remniscient of the Heroes of Might and Magic series, although with more possibilitis of controling the individual troops. Timeless graphics and soundtrack that will envelop you.
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7 persone su 9 (78%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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24.0 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 29 ottobre 2014
wonderful game for fans of turn based strategy games! i did enjoy "age of wonders: shadow magic" more but it's still great. great example of how much fun a rather simple game can be and also how much it can challenge you!
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17 persone su 29 (59%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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0.5 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 28 agosto 2014
It's a great game, but unfortunatelly this version has a lot ot compatibility issues and crashes too often. For example, I can't even zoom out the map, because when I try to do it - the game crashes. Plus, lots of over isses. If not for that, the game is a must have.
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5 persone su 6 (83%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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6.2 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 18 novembre 2014
Played this game early in my gaming years, countless hours progressing through content. A real gem in the gaming industry. and its recent sequel Age of Wonders 3 is even better than the this one. I highly recommend both.
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16 persone su 28 (57%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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7.3 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 24 dicembre 2014
I love this game, and I think that it is a great game for people to play if they have time. The only reason people do not like this game is simply that it's not there kind of game. Its biggest flaw is that it can't attract many people, but i think that the people who like the game really like the game. Overall I give it a 7.5 in my "book" thats a good game. But what do I know I'm 12 years old.
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3 persone su 4 (75%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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25.4 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 17 agosto 2014
If you want to learn about this game this video is only gameplay footage and will tell/show you everything you need to know about it. It's basically a look at what you'll be playing and takes out all the reviewer fluff that they like to throw in.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giyrfZarjWc&index=12&list=PLbmOuMgQ8Co6Zf-nLedxXUL8f6Myxs7MY
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4.2 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 28 agosto 2013
Probably the best turn based strategy game out there.

10/10
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1 persone su 1 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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1.9 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 25 febbraio 2014
Rediculously hard for new players, the actual functions are quick to master if you pay attention but the enemy even on the easiest difficulty are seriously overpowering. A good buy for those who like to play turn based stratergy and are willing to put in the hours to master the difficult combat handicaps.

Not for the feint of heart.
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2 persone su 4 (50%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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0.9 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 19 ottobre 2014
Old School but a Nice play if you like turn base.
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6 persone su 13 (46%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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0.6 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 28 gennaio 2015
The slew of compatability issues tarnish what was a very fun game in it's time. If you have a newer PC, go buy a $10 lottery ticket, you've got better odds of getting something out of it.
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1 persone su 3 (33%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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123.5 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 2 gennaio
just got all 3 of the original games in the steam sale for 4.99 this is the 3rd time over the years i have bought AOW 2. first game is bla but the second has stood up to the test of time very well. i am looking forward to the shadow magic update.
a great mix of city building / management , turn based strategy and rpg. one of the all time classics (10/10)
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11.7 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 19 giugno 2015
"I lived here when times were pleasant, before demon cats slaughtered my people." 10/10
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126.3 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 28 aprile 2015
PLAY IT!
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7 persone su 16 (44%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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3.1 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 28 dicembre 2014
The AI can see everything on the map. This means your scout unit will get ambushed and killed while you're trying to get the map revealed. It also means the AI will quickly move in to take an undefended city. This means that taking risky gambles will also never pay off, and it slows everything down as you'll either be producing throw away scouts or exploring with an armies.
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0.7 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 25 gennaio 2015
I did not find myself in this turn-based strategy, but I am sure it's great for fans!
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11 persone su 25 (44%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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89.5 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 28 maggio 2015
Get it somewhere else, the steam version has serious problems.
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