Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos :: PC Game Review
The Warcraft series of games is all about commanding fantasy troops, gathering resources, building fortresses, raising armies and smashing the snot out of your opponent in real-time fantasy battles. The first Warcraft kicked it off, Warcraft 2 ruled and now the fantasy battles are back in Warcraft 3! Get ready to rumble with brutal orcs, cunning humans, creepy undead and mysterious night elves in Warcraft 3 for your PC.
But, is Warcraft 3 any good?
The answer: Boo-Yeah! In fact, you should stop reading and go buy Warcraft 3. Now!
You're still reading? Well, ok, here's the 411 on Warcraft 3 and why everybody with a computer needs at least one copy:
Warcraft 3 is Funny
Your vicious Warcraft 3 warriors can go into battle with cool spells, huge weapons and funky powers. And, when they're not on the battlefield, you can poke 'em and prod 'em and they say the funniest things. Your Warcraft 3 troops do everything from chatting on cell phones to griping about the Lord of Darkness and stumbling over their lines.
The Warcraft 3 Heroes are Cool
The story in Warcraft 3 is a tale of heroes, wars, dark magic and battles that'd make the fantasy heroes from Lord of the Rings tremble in their boots. You command Warcraft 3 heroes with funny quotes, special weapons and huge combat powers that let them rule over the enemy. Make sure you power up your heroes though - you'll get your butt kicked without them.
Warcraft 3 is Totally Easy!
A monkey could learn to play Warcraft 3! The commands for Warcraft 3 are a snap, the online battles are a click away and there are always people ready to challenge you to a game of Warcraft 3.
Warcraft 3's Strategy Options are AwesomeYou only get a few troops in Warcraft 3 so you have to know which troops you need and how to use them. The best part is that no click-crazy yahoo of a player is going to be able to crush you with a gazillion warriors. Warcraft 3 is all about using strategy to kick butt.
While Warcraft 3 rocks, there are a few things that aren't totally perfect. Warcraft 3's biggest problem is the internet - it can take a while to join a game plus the people you'll challenge online are hardcore opponents and some of them are totally creepy. If you're playing Warcraft 3 online, remember a few of Kidzworld's Chat rules and don't give out any personal info.
Once you've picked up your copy of Warcraft 3 check back here - we'll have all the cheat codes, hints, tips and walkthroughs you need to beat Warcraft 3 in no time!
Warcraft 3 Age Rating: Teen - but watch out for the Internet freaks.
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System:Computer - Windows 98/ME/XP/2000, 400 MHz CPU, 128MB of RAM, 8MB Video Card, 700MB Hard Drive space.