The game features challenging fights, a trainable control and the most important strategic basics.
Under Siege provides quick real-time strategy battles, but overly tough difficulty and a lack of depth prevent the game from being a complete success.
A game that requires a degree of patience and tolerance before it truly clicks. If you have the required resolve, there's plenty to admire.
It's engaging and, if the controls can be forgiven, a satisfying sampler of RTS thrills for the uninitiated. [Feb 2011, p.100]
It's an RTS title with promise, but one that's just too damn hard and unforgiving.