SUPREME COMMANDER 2 is the next installment in the award winning Supreme Commander franchise that boasts numerous game enhancements, in-depth campaign mode, multiplayer online and a unique storyline that represents a new dimension in RTS gaming.Read full description
SUPREME COMMANDER 2 is the next installment in the award winning Supreme Commander franchise that boasts numerous game enhancements, in-depth campaign mode, multiplayer online and a unique storyline that represents a new dimension in RTS gaming.
As one of three enigmatic commanders, you must strive to achieve global supremacy by forging vast armies over land, air and sea, complete with experimental war machines that could tip the balance of power at any moment.
Prepare to experience brutal warfare on a breathtaking scale!
Take on the role of three enigmatic commanders; former friends from each of the unique factions -- The United Earth Federation (UEF), The Illuminate and the Cybran Nation -- who get dragged into a conflict of galactic consequences
Explore a rich, character-driven single-player game which spans over 18 missions and delivers a new level of emotional connection to the RTS genre, or take the battle online for an exhilarating multi-player experience
Fight action-packed battles on a massive scale, waging war with enormous land, air and naval units in visually spectacular environments, brought to life by all-new rendering technology and a true evolution of RTS controls on both platforms
Upgrade and customize armies with new weapons and technology and deploy them instantly on the battlefield, turning a base-level tank into a high-powered, multi-barreled, anti-aircraft-sporting multipurpose battle unit
Deploy wild experimental war machines that can change the balance of power at any given moment.
Experience a streamlined economy and redesigned UI that put the focus squarely on combat, battlefield tactics and high-level strategic decision making, and give improved player feedback in Strategic Zoom view
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Fans of the Supcom series were excited when a sequel to the award winning Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance was announced, but this excitement quickly turned to disappointment when the final product was revealed. Supreme Commander 2 features smaller battlefields, simplified economy, no mod support, no custom battlefield support, and overall gimped gameplay compared to it's predecessor. If you are a fan of huge battles, this game isn't for you.
This game was made by Chris Taylor who is a popular RTS genre game maker, notable for Total Annihilation and Planetary Annihilation. He made Supreme Commander as a spiritual successor to Total Annihilation, it features three factions at war with each other. Just like in any RTS, you obtain resources to create buildings to construct units to do battle with your enemies. Multiplayer is fun and the AI can be challenging, so you can have fun with a multitude of maps and endless customizations with different spawn points and different AI difficulty settings. The story mode introduces you to the world of Supreme Commander via the eyes of different factions. Overall, I would recommend this to anyone who is interested in the RTS genre.
Supreme Commander 2 honestly doesn't have much in common with it predecessor beyond its title. The gameplay feels similar on the surface, but, as you play it more, it becomes clear that this is a very different game. It isn't bad, just different. I played through the campaigns once each, and never touched them again. It's a solid game to kill an hour with in a quick skirmish from time to time, and a solid RTS, but there isn't much to it beyond that.
I have around 150 hours playing this game and it's has caught my attention since 2013 when i started playing it. I always played rts games and i wasnt always the best, but this game made me around 20 times better at rts in general given it's typical base building feel to it. But it's so much more than that. it will boast multiple fronts when fighting enemies, and you can easily check on every front because of the amazing zoom feature that allows you to watch the whole battlefield. But as many other reviews have said, it is overly complicated. there are lack of buttons and functions that should be put into it, but hasnt. So because of that, micromanaging is a big issue, but you learn to get good at it. I would definately recommend this game for new and vetern rts fans
Supreme Commander 2 looks amazing. Vibrant colors, awesome designs, that great cover art. While it's not a bad game, it is a disappointment. It plays like your standard RTS with little new brought to the table. The designs and aesthetic look cool, but beneath those is a kind of shallow experience. It's worth the price, but your money could be better spent elsewhere, even on a different RTS.
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