The Rise & Rule of Ancient Empires

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The Rise & Rule of Ancient Empires
Basic Information
Video Game
Impressions Games
Sierra On-Line
Strategy, City Simulation
Microsoft Windows
Retail Features
This title has been rated KA by the ESRBThis title has been rated 12 by the USKThis title has been classified 3+ by the ELSPA
CanadaUnited StatesMexico North American Release Date(s)
Microsoft Windows
March 181996
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The Rise & Rule of Ancient Empires is a 1996 empire-building strategy game produced by Sierra On-Line. In it, the player is able to choose from six races: the Celts, Egyptians, Chinese, Greeks, Indians, and Akkadians. Much of the focus of the game was building cities and armies. Each city had several buildings that could be upgraded, including a temple, a barracks, and a wall. Like the Civilization franchise, each city produced military units that would take turns exploring the map.