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Background

An action strategy title set within the era of World War Two. The game opens with paratroopers dropping into Europe to disrupt the entrenched Axis army ahead of the main invasion forces set to land on D-Day. Take command of your forces and turn the tide of Axis aggression to conquer fortress Europe. A tremendous number of authentic infantry, vehicles and artillery are on offer to help achieve your goals.

Features

  • Fully 3D engine allows for advanced gameplay techniques incorporating true 3D Line Of Sight systems, seasonal lighting and environmental effects, landscape scarring and multiple stage deformation for all units and buildings.
  • A morale system influences the style and actions of the units in play; for example "Heroic" actions can be performed when morale is high.
  • Intelligent and adaptive AI that reacts to your strategy as you play.
  • Features a "Hearing" system where enemy units that are within range but not in Line Of Sight can be detected if they are heard.
  • Cut scenes use real WWII archived footage, including rare color footage, which provides an informative and historical update between sub campaigns.
  • 25 Single Player missions that can be played either as a 12-mission "Recruit" campaign or a 20-mission, non-linear "Veteran" campaign.
  • Command up to 23 real-life WWII units per side, featuring historically accurate hardware.
  • Multiplayer support for up to 4 players via LAN and the Internet offering a variety of game styles. 10 specific multiplayer maps and 25 single player maps can also be played.

Hardware Requirements

Windows 98/ME/2000/XP
Pentium II 500 MHz or equivalent
128 MB RAM
DirectX 8.1 compatible 3D video card with 16 MB RAM
750 MB Hard Disk Space
DirectX 8.1 compatible soundcard
LAN play requires TCP/IP connection

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