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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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60 Seconds! (WP)
60 Seconds! (WP)

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A post-apocalyptic survival strategy game with RPG elements, created by Polish developer Robot Gentleman Studios. You play as the head of a typical American family, who has to provide for his loved ones in the face of an incoming nuclear war. The game starts 60 seconds before the first explosion, giving you one minute to get to a shelter while grabbing the most essential provisions on the way. In the next phase you have to survive for as long as you can using only the resources you've managed to gather, which often force you to make very tough decisions. Sometimes, you have to decide whose daily rations should be reduced, sometimes how to deal with problems at hand, such as a cockroach infestation. Despite its seemingly grim theme, the game features a rather light-hearted atmosphere, evident e.g. in its comic-like graphics.

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Plants vs Zombies (WP)
Plants vs Zombies (WP)

Strategy 18 May 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. Interestingly, the player's fortification comprises of various plants and flowers growing outside of their house. Each kind of plant has a unique ability. These include things like production the in-game currency, attacking, slowing down the enemies, or exploding in front of them. Zombies are equally diversified - there are many types of attackers, differing in appearance, equipment, and armor. All the subtleties of gameplay are gradually revealed and explained to the players. The game stands out with its atmosphere of comedy, deprived of serious undertones and tension. This was achieved mainly by colorful visuals and a cheerful soundtrack.

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Megapolis (WP)
Megapolis (WP)

Strategy 20 April 2015

Social economic strategy, in which we play the role of the mayor of a virtual town, and our goal is to make it the title metropolis. During the game, we erect residential buildings, production facilities, public buildings and decorations, taking care of the residents' satisfaction and constant influence on the city's cash register.

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Age of Civilizations (WP)
Age of Civilizations (WP)

Strategy 31 May 2015

A turn-based strategy game, in which we lead a civilization of our choice to dominate the world. Age of Civilizations is about waging wars, conquering new provinces and defending existing territories, as well as forming alliances with other countries.

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Majesty: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim (2011) (WP)
Majesty: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim (2011) (WP)

Strategy 23 March 2012

Majesty: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim is an economic strategy. Players take on the role of the ruler of a small kingdom located in the land of fantasy and their task is to develop him to the level of an empire. A special feature of the game is that we cannot give orders directly to subordinates and heroes - we have to convince them to perform tasks through a system of incentives and rewards.

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The Witcher Battle Arena (WP)
The Witcher Battle Arena (WP)

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An online battle game attempting to create a MOBA game in The Witcher universe. The title was developed by Fuero Games in cooperation with the team at CD Projekt RED. The gameplay focuses on short, dynamic battles of 3-member teams composed of characters known from Andrzej Sapkowski’s novels. Among them, we can find Geralt of Rivia, Iorweth, Zoltan Chivay, and Philippa Eilhart. Each character possesses a different set of skills and uses unique special items. In battles, the characters develop their talents and acquire increasingly powerful equipment; during rests, they can create potions, allocate talents, and so on. The game features several game modes and 3D graphics with an isometric camera. The game is based on the free-to-play formula but offers optional micropayments.

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King of Dragon Pass (WP)
King of Dragon Pass (WP)

Strategy 22 September 2014

A fantasy-based production combining turn-based strategy elements, adventure games and RPGs. At the head of a small clan, we must ensure its development and prosperity and bring about the unification of similar clans into a tribe under our rule. The main medium in the game is not graphics but text, and the structure of the game resembles popular role-playing book games, in which we shape the action by making a number of decisions and choices.

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

Strategy 26 March 2012

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. Similar to the previous installments, Revolution is a turn-based strategy game requiring the player to develop a civilization they have chosen - the process lasts for entire in-game millennia. Each of the sixteen playable nations was assigned to a famous leader, such as Napoleon or Cleopatra. The player not only has to explore and expand their civilization, but also ensure its constant development (cities, technologies, creating trade routes, establishing diplomatic relations, controlling both internal policy and military actions). One is capable of achieving victory here in several different ways, such as military conquest, going beyond earth, economic or cultural domination for instance. Apart from a single player experience, the game offers an opportunity to compete against other players. The version for home consoles comes with colorful, three-dimensional visuals.

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Heroes of Order & Chaos (WP)
Heroes of Order & Chaos (WP)

Strategy 20 June 2014

Spin-off edition of the popular mobile MMORPG Order & Chaos Online, realized in the form of a typical MOBA game, focusing on PvP and cooperation modes. Players' teams of 3 or 5 players can take part in the game, and the aim of each team is to develop its own base and level the opponent's headquarters with the ground. In the game there is also a variant of solo play.

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Disney Magic Kingdoms (WP)
Disney Magic Kingdoms (WP)

Strategy 17 March 2016

Developed jointly by The Walt Disney Company and the renowned Gameloft studio, a colorful economic strategy, in which the player's objective is to create and manage his own Disneyland. Mechanics in Disney Magic Kingdoms generally resemble those in the RollerCoaster Tycoon series. However, instead of typical elements of theme parks, you can place original attractions from the most popular Disney parks in the USA and France. Characteristically for such games, during gameplay you do not have complete freedom of choice – you need to accomplish imposed objectives for which you earn points. With each level, the game progressively unlocks new attractions. Individual missions are connected by the plot, in which the most popular Disney characters face their worst in-universe enemies, like Maleficent and Emperor Zurg.

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Age of Empires: World Domination (WP)
Age of Empires: World Domination (WP)

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A mobile real time strategy game developed by the Singapore-based studio KLab Global using the license of the Microsoft's cult strategy series. In the game, the player takes control of one of the great historical civilizations and his task is to develop its power and lead it to world domination. The player can choose from Celts, Brits, Vikings, Japanese, Chinese, Franks, Saracen, and Huns. Each nation has its own technology tree, buildings, and units, among which there are also legendary historical characters with unique abilities. As in other games of the series, gameplay in Age of Empires: World Domination consists mostly of gathering resources, developing the nation's economy, and participating in battles which, despite being much smaller than in PC installments of the series, offer a significant tactical depth. The game is available for free and based on the free-to-play model with additional microtransactions.

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Airport City (WP)
Airport City (WP)

Strategy 03 April 2014

An economic social game in which we play the role of manager of a small airport, and our goal is to make it a powerful international airport. While having fun, we invest not only in the expansion of the airport infrastructure, but also in the development of the neighbouring city. The main source of income will be further flights to various tourist destinations around the world.

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Big Business (WP)
Big Business (WP)

Strategy 25 June 2014

Social economic strategy, focusing in particular on the entrepreneurial aspect. As a beginner businessman, we take care of the development of our city by producing raw materials and goods. At the same time, we take care of the appropriate level of population and happiness of the inhabitants, building houses and utility buildings.

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Skulls of the Shogun (WP)
Skulls of the Shogun (WP)

Strategy 30 January 2013

Skulls of Shogun is the debut work of the Haunted Temple Studios team. The game is a turn-based strategy, the action of which was set in feudal Japan captured by hordes of dead warriors. The title is distinguished mainly by its cartoon graphic design modelled on animated films from the 80s of the last century and a specific sense of humour.

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My Country (WP)
My Country (WP)

Strategy 20 March 2013

Economic strategy, belonging to the popular species of city-builders. In the game we take control of the newly emerging city, and our task is to make it flourish and function efficiently in all aspects. By completing the next tasks assigned to us, we gain experience points, thanks to which it will be possible to advance to higher levels and unblock newer and newer buildings and improvements.

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Zombie Anarchy (WP)
Zombie Anarchy (WP)

Strategy 26 October 2016

A real time strategy game from Gameloft studio, set in post-apocalyptic world where humanity has been decimated by a plague that turns infected into blood-thirsty zombies. We take control of group of survivors trying to not only survive for a few more days, but also to discover the truth behind the mysterious illness. Zombie Anarchy is based on two pillars. The first one is managing our base, which acts as both shelter and storage for necessary resources. It will be subjected to attacks from undead hordes, so we must invest in defense systems, such as turrets and flamethrowers. There are also various tactical missions, where we command several characters. Lastly, arcade challenges and competing with others players act as additional attractions, and the game offers a colorful, cartoonish visuals.

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Football Empire (WP)
Football Empire (WP)

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A football manager in which the player's task is to lead the team in his hands to victory. His tasks include not only the expansion of the club stadium, but also the development of training plans, the selection of tactics, and finally the selection of rivals that his players will face in the next games.

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Zombie Defense (WP)
Zombie Defense (WP)

Strategy 25 February 2015

A representative of the tower defense genre, where players are at the forefront of the elite commandos fighting against the title living corpses. During the game of Zombie Defense, our task is to defend certain points on the map, which requires, first of all, the proper distribution of individual units. The title is distributed in the free-to-play model.

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Family Farm Seaside (WP)
Family Farm Seaside (WP)

Strategy 10 October 2014

A strategy game designed for mobile devices. The player plays the role of a farmer whose task is to plant plants, harvest and sell them profitably at the market, as well as breeding animals and taking care of the gradual development of the whole farm.

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2020: My Country (WP)
2020: My Country (WP)

Strategy 24 January 2014

Sequel a popular social economy game, which was also quite successful on mobile devices. In the game we play the role of the mayor of the futuristic city, and our task is to take care of its development and satisfaction of the inhabitants. To this end, we build more residential and public buildings and employ qualified staff to conclude contracts for various services and obtain appropriate profits from this.

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Battledots (WP)
Battledots (WP)

Strategy 29 April 2015

A minimalist strategy game with tower defense elements by German studio KM-Games. The gameplay focuses on two battling dot armies. The battles take place on maps divided into five paths, and you task is to destroy your opponent's base. There are fifteen kinds of units, six of which you can use in battle. They have different abilities — some of them can attack, others can defend or fix the damage. You can also find various power-ups, which can turn the tide of battle. You can play Battledots on your own (the single player campaign consists of 100 missions), with another player on the same device, or in the online multiplayer mode, which can be accessed on Android, iOS, and Windows Phone.

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Age of Empires: Castle Siege (WP)
Age of Empires: Castle Siege (WP)

Strategy 17 September 2014

Age of Empires: Castle Siege is a spin-off of the best-selling Age of Empires series. Castle Siege is a free-to-play game with optional microtransactions. The game was developed by Smoking Gun Interactive, creators of many mobile games and Kinect games for Xbox 360, under the watchful eye of Microsoft. Castle Siege is set in medieval times, and the players can choose one of the few historic factions to play as. The game's mechanics are rather different than those from the regular Age of Empires games. Age of Empires: Castle Siege has two primary gameplay aspects: the economic one, focusing on gathering resources, castle's extensions, and technological development; and the strategic one, which requires the players to attack other strongholds, controlled either by A.I. or other players. Multiplayer, which allows PC and mobile gamers to play together, is the core of the gameplay. However, Smoking Gun Interactive also created a single player mode, in which the players can play out a multiple mission campaign, and single scenarios inspired by famous historic battles.

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Braveland (WP)
Braveland (WP)

Strategy 23 April 2014

A simplistic turn-based strategy game featuring RPG elements and created by Tortuga Team - a Russian developer. Braveland is set in a fantasy world and the player takes on the role of a young warrior who has managed to survive the attack of bandits that murdered the rest of his fellow villagers. The protagonist decides to set out on a journey to seek revenge on the murderers. A story campaign is at the core of the game and it was divided into three episodes. In the campaign, the player explores the game world, assembles a team of fearless fighters, exchanges goods with merchants and fights the enemies encountered. Combat is turn-based and the player controls up to five characters at a time, plus the protagonist, who supports them with different skills and spells. Furthermore, a boss fight awaits the player at the end of each chapter - this is when the player is required usually to apply adequate tactics. The player is rewarded with experience points for eliminating enemies, which can be later spent on upgrades for particular soldiers and abilities for the protagonist. Braveland offers colorful eye-pleasing visuals.

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The Tribez (WP)
The Tribez (WP)

Strategy 30 October 2014

A browser version of the popular mobile game. We find ourselves in an archipelago cut off from the world, inhabited by a nice tribe, and our goal is to help the natives to develop economically and technologically. During the exploration we gradually learn about the history of this place, which has been forgotten by time, and we discover various mysterious finds.

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Out There: Ω Edition (WP)
Out There: Ω Edition (WP)

Strategy 28 April 2016

Out There is a cosmic strategy in which we direct a human astronaut lost in unknown areas of the galaxy. With only one ship, we have to survive long enough to find our way home.

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Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution 2 (WP)
Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution 2 (WP)

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A side installment belonging to the legendary series of turn-based strategy games that use the name of Sid Meier as a trademark. While the previous Civilization Revolution was created mainly for the more popular home consoles, Revolution 2 was developed specifically for mobile device and PlayStation Vita owners. Similar to the previous installments, the game casts the player in the role of a leader in control of a civilization of their choice. The player's goal is to achieve global domination. The game begins in ancient times, with the player having little resources and few territories. Over time, the player develops technology, expands towns, recruits armies and obtains new territories - lands conquered have to be governed appropriately as well. Civilization Revolution 2 offers additional units, technologies, buildings, wonders, as well as previously unavailable leaders. What is also new, is the scenario mode, allowing the player to participate in various historical events, such as famous battles. The game offers three-dimensional visuals.

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