Originally Posted by Scotty
Ha! that sounds very familiar. i tried hard on Rome too, got wasted by Gaul in what some would deem, 'record time'. Have you tired Empire: Total War? its a very close second as for the best game ever made, imo. The good thing about it is that you can't use cheats, so i've been forced to learn how to play it properly and its an excellent game.
I've always wanted to get around to playing it. Probably something for the summer holidays. I can't wait for Rome II as well, just hope my PC can run it.