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Airborne Assault: Red Devils Over Arnhem (Windows)

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Description

Airborne Assault: Red Devils Over Arnhem is a strategy game in which the player recreates Operation Market Garden. The main difference with other strategy games is that the player doesn't control single units but companies and battalions. The graphics consist of a overhead with abstract symbols which represent friendly and hostile units. On this map the player looks up statistics and gives orders to his companies.

The gameplay is in real-time (but can be paused) and the campaign contains 22 scenarios playable as both Allies or Axis. Each scenario includes hundreds of units and 80.000 men and totally 440 types of units. The game is shipped with the ScenMaker Beta application allowing the player to create their own scenarios.

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Airborne Assault: Red Devils Over Arnhem Windows Main Menu
Airborne Assault: Red Devils Over Arnhem Windows Title Screen
Airborne Assault: Red Devils Over Arnhem Windows The town of Arnhem
Airborne Assault: Red Devils Over Arnhem Windows The Germans takes control of Deelen Airfield

Alternate Titles

  • "Airborne Assault" -- European title

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User Reviews

Certainly one for the strategists out there. Steve McGinnigle (5) 3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars

The Press Says

Deaf Gamers 2002 8.8 out of 10 88
PC Gamer Oct, 2002 87 out of 100 87
GameSpot Jul 08, 2002 8.1 out of 10 81
Looki Feb 08, 2003 73 out of 100 73
GameZone Aug 05, 2002 7 out of 10 70
Gameswelt Mar 25, 2003 62 out of 100 62
Joystick (French) May, 2003 6 out of 10 60
PC Zone Mar 05, 2003 5.5 out of 10 55
GameStar (Germany) Aug, 2002 52 out of 100 52
PC Games (Germany) Apr 07, 2003 41 out of 100 41

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Kabushi (120655) added Airborne Assault: Red Devils Over Arnhem (Windows) on Feb 22, 2004