In our hand-picked selection of the best games like Evil Genius we have included many of the world’s best real time strategy (RTS) games that include comedy and humour and which take place in interesting and unique settings, like that in Evil Genius.
When Evil Genius was released way back in 2004 it produced one of the most unique and intriguing real time strategy games n the market. It became famous for it combination of humour and, with quality traditional real time strategy game mechanics, became one of the best games in the entire genre.
Evil Genius is all about trying to take over the world from your lair of evil. Your lair is like your base of operations, the place from which you conduct your evil exploits. From here you will send out your minions and have them perform all kinds of evil around the world. MWA HA HA HA HA! As you conduct evil the story will progress and your character will level up in typical RTS fashion.
From time to time good-doers will stumble into your evil lair and you will have the freedom to interrogate them or to simply dispose of them as you see fit.
Evil Genius is full of humor and fun and makes it too darn enjoyable to be a bad guy. You feel like a Bond villain. “What, do you expect me to talk?” “Nooooo Mr. Bond, I expect you to die!” MWA HA HA HA HA!
But though it is so humorous, Evil Genius is also packed full of quality strategy gameplay. It’s really the way in which the game combines humour with serious gameplay that makes it so captivating.Check out our list of games like Evil Genius below, and if you know of another great game like Evil Genius that we should add to our list, let us know in a comment below.