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The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam 

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Updated October 13, 2018 948 votes 200 voters 3.1k views

Looking for good PC grand strategy games on Steam? Look no further, as we're ranking the best Steam grand strategy games that you'll definitely find worth your time. The Steam Store can be frustrating to browse, as they often are too gratuitous with their tagging system. To ensure that you find exactly what you're looking for, browse this list of the best grand strategy PC games on Steam.

For grand strategy games spanning several campaigns, there are a number to choose from. Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance, for example, is a standalone real-time grand strategy game that expands on the original Supreme Commander and features new mechanics and units. The story takes place two years after the Infinite War. In the grand strategy game Medieval II: Total War Collection, gameplay is set between the years 1080 and 1530 and focuses on medieval warfare. The two modes of gameplay are battles and single-player campaign.

Vote up the grand strategy games on Steam that you would recommend to other gamers, and downvote anything you played but didn't enjoy.

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Europa Universalis IV is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Rory Kazimir Coxill-Bogacki added
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Hearts Of Iron IV is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Hearts Of Iron IV
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Crusader Kings II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Crusader Kings II
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Stellaris is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Stellaris
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Sid Meier's Civilization... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Sid Meier's Civilization V
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Victoria II is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Victoria II
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Medieval II: Total War C... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Medieval II: Total War Collection
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Rome: Total War is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Rome: Total War
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Total War: Shogun 2 - Fa... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Total War: Shogun 2 - Fall Of The Samurai
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Medieval II: Total War K... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Medieval II: Total War Kingdoms
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Civilization IV: Beyond ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Civilization IV: Beyond The Sword
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Europa Universalis III ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Europa Universalis III
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Empire: Total War is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Empire: Total War
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Sid Meier's Civilization... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Sid Meier's Civilization IV
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Knights Of Honor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Knights Of Honor
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Total War: Warhammer II ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Total War: Warhammer II
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Darkest Hour: A Hearts O... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Darkest Hour: A Hearts Of Iron Game
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Sid Meier's Civilization... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Sid Meier's Civilization III
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Hearts Of Iron 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Hearts Of Iron 2
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Napoleon: Total War is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Napoleon: Total War
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Supreme Commander: Forge... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Released: 2007 (Gas Powered Games)
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Arsenal Of Democracy: A ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Arsenal Of Democracy: A Hearts Of Iron Game
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Gary Grigsby's War In Th... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Gary Grigsby's War In The East
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Supreme Commander 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Supreme Commander 2
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Dominions 4: Thrones Of ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 20+ Best PC Grand Strategy Games on Steam
Dominions 4: Thrones Of Ascension