Real-time strategy game. Westward III: Gold Rush takes you to the exciting world, full of different tasks and missions to fulfill and go through. When gold is discovered in Northern California; it becomes a focus of dangerous bandits, who is ready to rub each whom they meet. Your task is to help three adventurous pioneers as they build and defend their settlement from bandits. You should gather the suppliers needed to build the settlement into a big and powerful town. Each level begins with choosing a hero; each of them has its own bonus abilities. After this you will go through a tutorial, which teaches you the basics of gameplay. The game consists of numerous scenarios. Each game scenario is subdivided into quests which consist of single or multiple tasks which must be completed. To accomplish set goals you will at first have to go through typical real-time strategy challenges, collecting resources, exploring locations, constructing farms, etc.
Style and atmosphere inside the game:
Westward III: Gold Rush is an exciting mixture of real-time strategy and life simulator genres, which takes you to the beautifully rendered game world, full of little surprises which must be discovered by you. The game suggests nice environments and backgrounds to your attention. Your gameplay is accompanied by sound effects and background music. The music is quite suitable and nice; the same can be said about the sound effects, as they get quite repetitive with the gameplay. There is a helpful tutorial which will help you throughout the game providing hints and important information.
Offline gameplay: 1 player
ESRB Ratio: Everyone
Extras and features:
· Numerous Surprises to Discover
· High Degree of Replayability
· 50 Building Types to Use
· Powerful Upgrades
· Sound effects are too repetitive
OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista Memory: MB DirectX: 9.0 or later CPU: P3 750 Video: 3D Accelerated Video Card Internet: Active Internet Connection