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1701 A.D.

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Overall 8
8.0

1701 A.D.

GamesRadar
24 June 2012
  • Pros: Balanced gameplay, Great graphics, The beer wagon
  • Cons: Waiting for your ships, Some repetitive single player missions, Boxy layout of your towns
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SimCity Societies

Hooked Gamers
21 November 2007
  • Conclusion: So… if building a successful city takes very little planning and money is never in short supply, the Societal Energies will make things more difficult, right? Well, no. I am sorry to say that the Energies are really nothing more than resources and gathering them is no challenge at all. And that sums up the entire game. Sim City Societies offers very little challenge. Even in the standard game mode, it feels like you are playing in sandbox mode.
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Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation

Hooked Gamers
8 November 2007
  • Conclusion: Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation is an excellent example of what third-party Japanese games can accomplish on the Xbox 360. The game will definitely be the dominant flight game across all the consoles for the foreseeable future, that is until Ace Combat 7 arrives. But until then, those looking for a solid, fun flight sim that has great potential to stay on your shelf for a long time look no further.
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PC Review - '1701 A.D.'

WorthPlaying
11 July 2007
  • Summary: Become a discoverer and experience the adventure of a lifetime. Weigh anchor, sail the seven seas, explore new continents and foreign cultures. Demonstrate your strategic skills, business acumen and diplomatic finesse. Revel in the jubilant cheers of your people – but don't disappoint them!
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Overall 7
7.0
Value for money 7
7.0
Gameplay 8
8.0
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 7
7.0
Addiction 6
6.0

A Standard Simulation

GIN
19 March 2007
  • Excerpt: I had pretty high hopes for 1701 A.D., given that you were colonizing a new world in the 17th and 18th centuries. I guess I had visions of Civilization dancing in my head. And while 1701, the sequel of sorts to 1602 A.D., did not really disappoint, it also did nothing that I had not seen a million times before.
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Overall 8
8.0

1701 A.D.

The Gamers Temple
12 December 2006
  • Excerpt: 1701 AD may appear to be an RTS game, but at its heart it is an economic simulator. Set in the early 18th Century a tropical sea inspired by the Caribbean, the game challenges you to build a viable network of colonies while keeping rival nations at bay. If you’re looking for an Age of Empires style experience here you’ll be vastly disappointed, but if you enjoy building up a city and keeping its economy humming then 1701 AD just may be the game for you.
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1701 A.D.

Auracore MediaWorks
8 June 2006
  • Summary: The North American release for this empire-building simulation can't come soon enough.
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Anstoss 2006

Gameswelt
15 June 2014
  • Excerpt: Kaum eine andere Manager-Serie hat so viele Höhen und Tiefen erlebt wie 'Anstoss' – von sensationell bis extrem bugverseucht war schon alles dabei. Mit dem neuen 'Anstoss 2006' will Ascaron nun endlich alles richtig machen und scheute nicht vor einer Präsentation im heimischen Gütersloh zurück, wo sich die anwesenden Redakteure einige Eindrücke des Spiels verschaffen konnten.
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Anstoss 2006

Gameswelt
15 June 2014
  • Excerpt: Sie sind unvermeidlich und gehören einfach zur Szene: die jährlichen Sportspiel-Updates. Auch die ‘Anstoss’-Reihe macht da keine Ausnahme, weshalb im Februar 'Anstoss 2006' für den PC auf den Markt kommen soll. Erstmals mit von der Partie: der schon lange geforderte LAN-Modus.
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Overall 9
8.6

1701 A.D.

AG
20 December 2006
  • Summary: Достоинства подчеркнуты, часть недостатков благополучно утоплена в морях. Особенно приятно, что игра лишена некоторой доли занудства, свойственной предшественникам. Иначе говоря, 1701 A.D. — один из немногих примеров удачного развития стратегической серии.
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