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PS3 Strategy Video Games

Strategy games. Victory depends here on player’s strategy and tactics. Main task is to control resources (e.g. troops, civil workers) in order to defeat an enemy or achieve some other goal. The gameplay can be turn-based or in real time (RTS). Specific types of strategy games are economic games and so called ‘tycoons’. more

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Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 - Ultimate Edition (PS3)
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 - Ultimate Edition (PS3)

Strategy 24 March 2009

After the success achieved by the third installment in the Command & Conquer series, EA Los Angeles began to work on a sequel to the Red Alert subseries developed in parallel with the franchise's main installments. Again, the players are thrown into an alternative reality, where the leaders of the Soviet Union decided to travel back in time in order to make Russia great again.

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XCOM: Enemy Unknown (PS3)
XCOM: Enemy Unknown (PS3)

Strategy 09 October 2012

A science-fiction turn-based strategy game that came out as a reboot of the cult series, UFO: Enemy Unknown, launched back in 1994 by Microprose. This new title was created by Firaxis Games, a studio founded by Sid Meier. The story of XCOM: Enemy Unknown does not follow any of the plotlines started by its predecessors. Instead, it tells a new story of the war between humans and an aggressive alien race.

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Worms: Revolution (PS3)
Worms: Revolution (PS3)

Strategy 10 October 2012

Another installment in a series of popular arcade-strategy games. Revolution references the older titles in the series, which was initiated by Team 17 back in 1995. Similar to the previous installments, the combat is turn-based and the player's goal is to exterminate the opposing team with a massive number of sophisticated, and sometimes silly, weapons and gadgets. Despite relying on a classic formula, the creators introduced several new features to the game.

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Worms 2: Armageddon (PS3)
Worms 2: Armageddon (PS3)

Strategy 16 September 2010

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Anomaly: Warzone Earth (PS3)
Anomaly: Warzone Earth (PS3)

Strategy 29 August 2012

The debut production from the Polish 11bit Studios, comprised of former members of Metropolis Software House. Anomaly: Warzone Earth is a combination of a dynamic action game with elements of a tactical real-time strategy - attempting an unusual approach to the popular tower defense genre. The story is set in 2018, when strange anomalies begin to occur on the surface of our planet. What also makes its appearance in the game are great war machines that exterminate civilians.

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Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 - Commander's Challenge (PS3)
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 - Commander's Challenge (PS3)

Strategy 17 September 2009

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 - Commander's Challenge is a spin-off to the popular strategy game series C&C: Red Alert, developed for console players exclusively. Created by Electronic Arts, the game is actually a slightly cut version of the Uprising expansion, available to the owners of PCs some couple of months earlier. There is no regular story campaign in this game, instead, the main focus is the eponymous Challenge Mode.

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Plants vs Zombies (PS3)
Plants vs Zombies (PS3)

Strategy 09 February 2011

A game belonging to the popular tower defense genre. It's theme, however, is rather unusual, for the players' task is to protect their household against the attacking hordes of zombies. The game was developed by PopCap Games - a company popular for successful arcade-logic games, such as Peggle Deluxe or Bejeweled. In Plants vs Zombies, the levels are made of paths along which the zombies are coming. The player's task is to secure each of those paths.

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R.U.S.E. (PS3)
R.U.S.E. (PS3)

Strategy 07 September 2010

Real-time strategy taking place in the realities of the Second World War. The product focuses primarily on large-scale battles and the use of various insidious techniques.

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Tom Clancy's EndWar (PS3)
Tom Clancy's EndWar (PS3)

Strategy 04 November 2008

Tom Clancy's EndWar, a game signed by the famous writer's name, is an RTS by Ubisoft Shanghai. The plot of Tom Clancy’s EndWar is set in the year 2020 and tells the story of a fictitional conflict between the USA, the EU, and Russia, which sprang from the competition for resources and dominance in space, as well as an attempt to topple the balance of power which had been established between the East and the West.

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Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants (PS3)
Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants (PS3)

Strategy 07 September 2012

Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants is the third installment of the popular economic strategy series from Kalypso Media. The game takes place in the 17th-century Caribbean where Spain, England, Netherlands, and France fight for influence. We play as a young captain who desires to make a fortune and create his own empire. His career depends on our choices. As we play, we can take part in dangerous journeys, become pirates, or focus on trade and development of our settlements.

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Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes (PS3)
Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes (PS3)

Strategy 14 April 2011

A spin-off of the popular Might & Magic series by Capybara Games, originally released for Nintendo DS, and later also for PC and the eight generation consoles. It is a combination of logic puzzle games and turn-based strategies with significant plot, and visuals-wise it resembles a jRPG. The story was divided into 5 episodes, during which you have to complete quests, explore the world, talk to NPCs, and, of course, fight enemies.

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Stormrise (PS3)
Stormrise (PS3)

Strategy 24 March 2009

Stormrise is an unconventional real-time strategy prepared by the creators of the famous Total War series. The player hits the futuristic battlefield and commands directly from his level one of the two factions.

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Worms Ultimate Mayhem (PS3)
Worms Ultimate Mayhem (PS3)

Strategy 14 February 2012

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Worms Collection (PS3)
Worms Collection (PS3)

Strategy 07 September 2012

The Worms Collection is a compilation of three parts of a series of turn-based strategy games, loaded with a specific sense of humour, in which teams of deadly worms fight against each other. In the set you will find: Worms, Worms 2: Armageddon and Worms Ultimate Mayhem and six DLC add-ons.

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Populous: The Beginning (PS3)
Populous: The Beginning (PS3)

Strategy 20 December 2007

The third installment of the popular strategic series, which was one of the precursors of the genre commonly known as the "simulator of the god". The game brings a lot of novelties, including for the first time presenting the action in full three-dimensional.

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Monopoly Plus (PS3)
Monopoly Plus (PS3)

Strategy 26 November 2014

Another digital adaptation of the popular board game developed cooperatively by Engine Software and Ubisoft with Nintendo Switch in mind. The gameplay is based on the formula known from the board game original. We move tokens by as many fields as we roll on the dice. While playing, we trade real estates and build houses and hotels that provide us with income since any player has to pay rent if they step into another player’s property.

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From Dust (PS3)
From Dust (PS3)

Strategy 14 September 2011

Created under the direction of Eric Chahi, the cult author of Another World, an extensive strategy in which players try to harness the forces of nature to ensure the safety and development of a tribe of people.

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Rock of Ages (PS3)
Rock of Ages (PS3)

Strategy 15 May 2012

An unusual Tower Defense strategy game developed by ACE Team. The game was designed for two players. Each of them is being given a castle. One player must protect the gates of his castle from the opponent. The fortresses are connected by a long and winding road through which a giant, rocky ball is rolling.

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Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution (PS3)
Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution (PS3)

Strategy 13 June 2008

Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution was created specifically for consoles, though the game belongs to one of the most popular strategy game franchises aimed at PC players. The series made its debut in early 1990s, as initiated by a company known as MicroProse; the Civilization series have been developed by Sid Meier's Firaxis Games nowadays.

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The Bluecoats: North vs South (PS3)
The Bluecoats: North vs South (PS3)

Strategy 13 September 2016

Unofficial remake of a classic turn-based strategy from the era of 16-bit computers. The title was produced by Anuman Interactive's development studio. The player takes command of one side of the American Civil War and tries to tip the scales of victory to his advantage. The game combines elements of strategy, arcade and shooters of the kind of "target sight".

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XCOM: Enemy Within (PS3)
XCOM: Enemy Within (PS3)

Strategy 12 November 2013

First huge add-on to the tactical strategy game, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, released in 2012. Created by the developer team at Firaxis Games, the expansion introduces many new features to basic game. One of the most important among them is a new resource – meld, a type of microscopic, robotic organisms that can modify human genotype. This allows humans to improve their body and even integrate mechanical parts into themselves.

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Aegis of Earth: Protonovus Assault (PS3)
Aegis of Earth: Protonovus Assault (PS3)

Strategy 02 July 2015

An economic strategy game taking place in a post-apocalyptic world, where humanity has locked itself in fortified cities - the only way of surviving the attacks of alien monsters. The game was developed by Acquire, a Japanese studio known from Way of the Samurai, Tenchu, and Shinobido. In Aegis of Earth: Protonovus Assault, the player takes control of his own city, and fights against continuous waves of huge monsters. The cities are composed of a few districts that can be rotated 360 degrees.

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Under Siege (PS3)
Under Siege (PS3)

Strategy 01 June 2011

Under Siege is a fantasy real-time strategy (RTS), for which the Seed Studios development team is responsible. Players get to know the history of Eiric, Kari and Asgeira, traversing a fantastic world modelled on the Middle Ages. The developers prepared several variants of the game and implemented support for the PlayStation Move controller.

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Tom Clancy's EndWar 2 (PS3)
Tom Clancy's EndWar 2 (PS3)

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Tom Clancy's EndWar 2 is a planned, but not finished continuation of the acclaimed RTS from 2008, Tom Clancy’s EndWar. The game was in development by Ubisoft Shanghai, supervised by Michael De Plater, one of the creators of the Total War series. The sequel was supposed to further develop the mechanics and solutions from the original game, and place even more emphasis on the story, as well as polish the gameplay and combat systems. A much bigger diversity of all three factions had been assumed.

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII (PS3)
Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII (PS3)

Strategy 28 January 2016

The thirteenth installment in the popular series of turn-based strategy games with RPG elements, developed continuously since 1985 by Koei. The story is set in the 2nd century B.C. in China, during the reign of the Han Dynasty and the Three Kingdoms era that began afterwards. The story combines historical events with those presented in the 14th century novel called “Romance of the Three Kingdoms”, making the game a mix of actual places and characters as well as fictional plot events.

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