The RTS genre is constantly attempting to reinvent itself, as much of the attention in the last decade is instead given to their progeny, the MOBA. Dawn of War sparingly borrows several elements from the emerging genre to add some framework to the RTS, but doesn’t do so at great sacrifice to the predecessors that spawned it. Dawn of War III successfully taps into the flavor of the Warham...
Dawn of War III is a game at odds with itself. Matches start with a lot of momentum and expand quickly before settling into a soft balance for long stretches. Careful control of elite warriors on the front line is essential, but so is constantly nurturing your base and marshalling upgrades for your armies. Despite that, Dawn of War III holds its own, offering delicious tooth-and-nail fights tha...