Alexander (video game)

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Alexander
Alexander (video game).jpg
Developer(s) GSC Game World
Publisher(s) Ubisoft
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows
Release
  • NA: November 23, 2004
  • EU: November 26, 2004
Genre(s) Real-time strategy
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Alexander is a real-time strategy game created by GSC Game World (creators of Cossacks: European Wars and Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars) and published by Ubisoft, based on the 2004 film of the same name. Its gameplay is akin to that of Cossacks, with elements of the Age of Empires series and Age of Mythology visible.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings 55.82%[1]
Metacritic 56/100[2]
Review scores
Publication Score
Eurogamer 4/10[3]
GameSpot 5.2/10[4]
GameSpy 1.5/5 stars[5]
IGN 7/10[6]
PC Format 70%[7]
PC Gamer (UK) 61%[8]
PC Gamer (US) 77%[9]
PC Zone 41%[10]
X-Play 2/5 stars[11]

The game currently has a score of 55.82% from GameRankings[1] and 56 out of 100 from Metacritic.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Alexander for PC". GameRankings. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Alexander for PC Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  3. ^ Gillen, Kieron (January 5, 2005). "Alexander". Eurogamer. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  4. ^ Beers, Craig (December 6, 2004). "Alexander Review". GameSpot. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  5. ^ Peckham, Matt (February 10, 2005). "GameSpy: Alexander". GameSpy. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  6. ^ Butts, Steve (December 2, 2004). "Alexander (PC)". IGN. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  7. ^ Rossignol, Jim (January 2005). "Alexander". PC Format (170): 92. Retrieved November 2, 2014. [dead link]
  8. ^ "Alexander". PC Gamer UK. January 2005. 
  9. ^ "Alexander". PC Gamer: 62. February 2005. 
  10. ^ PC Zone staff (April 2005). "Alexander review". PC Zone. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  11. ^ Bemis, Greg (January 26, 2005). "Alexander Review". X-Play. Archived from the original on February 4, 2005. Retrieved November 2, 2014.