What are the best tactics games?

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    #1XCOM 2

    XCOM 2

     XCOM 2 is a turn-based tactical strategy game developed by Firaxis Games. It serves as the sequel to the game XCOM: Enemy Unknown in 2012. This aliened-themed game features guerrilla combat where players get to decide on how to strike their enemies.


    Windows, Mac, PS4, Xbox One, Linux


    Paul Cox
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "I' not surprised that this game is award-winning and a lot of my friends play this recently. Not really a fan of tactics and strategy games but this one is really a good one"
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    #2Final Fantasy Tactics: War of the Lions

    Final Fantasy Tactics: War of the Lions

    Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions is a tactical RPG developed by Square Enix. Players control a mercenary named Ramza who finds himself embroiled in a civil war and an ancient demonic evil that has begun to take over the world. 


    iOS, Android, PlayStation Vita


    Zhou Lai
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "As a Final Fantasy fan, this is a bit different but I love playing this. Great for tactics game fans. Great graphics and gameplay overall!"
  3. 10

    #3Age of Empires II HD

    Age of Empires II HD

    Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings is a real-time strategy multiplayer game for Windows PC. It was developed by Skybox Labs, Path Entertainment, and Ensemble Studios, and was published by Microsoft Studios. The game was released in 2013.




    Bruce Gonzales
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "I played this on my PC and it's really one of the coolest ones that you can play on Windows for its genre. Been bummed out a lot and I always come back to this game"
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    #4Total War: WARHAMMER

    Total War: WARHAMMER

    Total War: WARHAMMER is both a turn-based and real-time strategy game developed by CREATIVE ASSEMBLY and published by SEGA. It features a world of ceaseless battles that is being led by different races in the quest for dominance and peace.


    Windows, Mac, Linux


    Timothy Martinez
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "Great tactic game! The setup of Total War is really nice and this is my favorite of the series. If strategy and tactics games is your thing, gotta give this game a shot"
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    #5Star Wars: KOTOR

    Star Wars: KOTOR

    Star Wars: KOTOR, also known as Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is a role-playing game offered by Aspyr Media, Inc. This is available for Android and also to iOS users with iOS 6.0 or later and is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.


    Android, iOS


    Barbara Jones
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "Great tactic game when you wanna play using your phone. Pretty basic and it has all the elements to make it interesting"
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    #6Arma 3

    Arma 3

    Arma 3 is a military and strategy video game first released in 2013 developed by Bohemia Interactive. It offers singleplayer and multiplayer modes and is available on Windows, macOS, and Linux.




    Vincent Henderson
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "Recommended by my pals and the multiplayer mode is very enjoyable"
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    #7Valkyria Chronicles

    Valkyria Chronicles

    Valkyria Chronicles is a tactical role-playing game in which the player uses a unique turn-based battle system called Blitz (Battle of Live Tactical Zones). The game is set in Europa, a fictional region loosely based on Europe.


    Amazon, Windows

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    Aadhya Jhadav
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "Never been hooked this much on a strategy-type game. Great tactics to be explored"
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    #8Shadowrun Returns

    Shadowrun Returns
    Shadowrun Returns is a turn-based tactical role-playing game set in a cyberpunk-fantasy world, where the player takes on the role of a shadowrunner that has to survive day-by-day alone.

    Mac, Windows, Android


    Annie Xu
    Written on February 6, 2019
    "Got into tactical RPGs and this was my first jam. Never disappoints"


Best What are the best tactics games
1XCOM 2Games 17 Paid
2Final Fantasy Tactics: War of the LionsGames 14 Paid
3Age of Empires II HDGames 10 Paid
4Total War: WARHAMMERGames 3 Paid
5Star Wars: KOTORGames 3 Paid
6Arma 3Games 2 Paid
7Valkyria ChroniclesGames 1 Paid
8Shadowrun ReturnsGames 1 Free

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