The Stone Age has been massively underserved as a setting in videogames. Sure, humanity’s technological infancy offers fewer possibilities in some senses than the far future, but on the other hand: mammoths. And, with a little creative licence: dinosaurs. And with a little more: magic. Warparty exercises all that licence, offering a colourful RTS against a distinctive backdrop.
Warparty has three factions: the proud Wildlanders, menacing Necromas, and the vengeful naturalists, the Vithara. Each has its own unique units, talents, and playstyle. If you’re a StarCraft fan, the setup should feel pleasantly familiar and the setting excitingly new.
And there are plenty of ways for you to enjoy it. Each faction has its own single-player campaign, with unique missions and variable objectives, in which you’ll uncover the mysterious powers of a primeval civilisation. But there’s also a survival mode, a skirmish mode against AI, custom online multiplayer with leaderboards and ranked play, and a spectator mode for you to watch and analyse other games. Warparty even has dedicated servers for the best multiplayer experience, and an in-game Wiki so you can learn the ropes.
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