Rage of War
||(Win95/98/2000/Me/XP) (DVD Case) (CELTKINGPR)
Publisher: Haemimont Games /
Game: Real-Time Strategy
from Computer Gaming
from Games Domain
Strategic or Adventure
Celtic Kings is a real time game that blends strategy,
role-playing and adventure elements. There are two modes of playing the game
that complement each other adventure mode and strategic mode.
In strategic mode, you play against computer
opponents or other players on the Internet exercising your strategic and
tactical skills to achieve objective victory. You train and command many units,
hire and develop heroes, acquire powerful artefacts and conquer strongholds and
villages. Launch large-scale military campaigns against your foes to bring them
to their knees. The game-play in this mode is similar to the traditional RTS
In adventure mode, you control a party of heroes and explore
the world as the struggle between Caesar and the Gaul chieftain Vercingetorix
evolves. Which side you will support? Will you betray your allies of yesterday?
Will you follow the mysterious druids as they request your assistance? Command
strongholds and large armies; take risky missions behind the enemy lines. Find
powerful artefacts to support you. Make friends and foes as you try to reveal
who are you and who you want to be.
- Large world consisting of many maps, which players can
navigate at will
- Integration of character development and major
- Combined RTS and RPG experience
- Two sides to play with - Roman and Gaul
- LAN and Internet games with up to 8 players
- Random map generation In-game scenario/adventure
- Support for 5000 units on the map
- Intelligent unit behaviour controlled by scripting
- Human-like AI opponents with different personalities
- Exceptionally detailed mini-map
- Support for 1024x768 or 1280x1024 with thousands of
- Textured 3D terrain with lighting that allows landscape
views of unique quality
- Two zoom levels for better view and control
- Three different seasons selectable for any map
- Total of 55 different units with many animations
The adventure takes place in the Gaul lands during
Caesars conquest of Gaul. Four main forces have strong and conflicting
interests in the area. The struggle between them defines the world of Celtic
First, there are the Gauls. They are numerous and brave but
separated tribes. They fight in their own lands but often among themselves.
Their pride and religion often gets in the way to victory. The lack of unity
makes them weak as never before.
Rome is a mighty state with progressive social order and
advanced military knowledge. Its social structure requires constant expansion
wars. Julius Caesars brilliant leadership, however, makes Rome a deadly
enemy. He seeks to conquer Gaul for glory and fortune in his quest to become
the sole leader of Rome.
The Teutons represent the
united German tribes. They cross the river Rhein every year, seeking to expand
their influence or simply to plunder. They are a fearsome and numerous force,
but they do not have long-term plans for conquest and expansion. They seek
fortune and glory through victory and self-gratification.
The mysterious Druids wield horrifying and ancient powers. A
few of them are enough to stop a full-scale army. They weave the patterns that
make nations prosper and states decay. Hidden are their goals as they often
Win 95/98/Me/2000/XP: 400 MHz Pentium II Processor,
64 MB RAM, Video card capable of displaying 1024x768 with thousands of colors,
4x CD ROM, DirectX 8.0
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