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Dawn of War II Bits


Description: An RTS that feels a bit like controlling all four characters in a multiplayer game of Diablo.

Conveniences: The story is largely delivered through voiced text boxes that appear between missions. Although these pop-ups block some of the navigation, they still allow the player to access the inventory and level up individual units.

Annoyances: Pathfinding attempts to automatically position units in cover, and previews their destinations with coloured indicators. However, it also tends to position units on both sides of cover, often leaving parts of the squad completely exposed.

Standouts: A combination of mechanics from various genres help to enhance the single-player RTS template.

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