Not an American user?

Description

Battle Command is a 3D arcade/strategy game, loosely derived from the same developers' Carrier Command. In a near future alternate reality, the Ultra War is fought between the two dominate races in the New World. The 'Mauler' is the latest technology - an Armored Fighting Machine capable of being lifted in and out of hostile territory by a fast Stealth Chopper, and armed with the most advanced weaponry science can devise.

You command a single "Mauler" assault tank in one of a series of scenarios. These range from a railway ambush to escort duties and a raid on a riverside hideout. Before starting you must choose the right weaponry based on the mission briefing.

Screenshots

Battle Command Commodore 64 There is an enemy tank here
Battle Command ZX Spectrum Controls - including support for the unusual Kempston mouse
Battle Command Commodore 64 Damage Report
Battle Command Commodore 64 Its fire coming straight toward you

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga Feb, 1991 899 out of 1000 90
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Feb, 1991 899 out of 1000 90
Amiga Joker Amiga Oct, 1990 89 out of 100 89
Sinclair User ZX Spectrum Oct, 1991 85 out of 100 85
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST Jan, 1991 9.6 out of 12 80
Raze Atari ST Mar, 1991 77 out of 100 77
PC Joker DOS Dec, 1991 72 out of 100 72
64'er Commodore 64 Nov, 1993 6 out of 10 60
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Jan, 1992 6 out of 12 50
Play Time DOS Dec, 1991 47 out of 100 47

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Awards

  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 01/1991 – #2 Best Simulation Game in 1990
  • Amiga Power
    • May 1991 (Issue #00) - #58 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"
  • Commodore Format
    • July 1993 (Issue 34) - Modern Classics: Sims
  • ST Format
    • August 1991 (Issue #8) – #20 Top Atari ST Classic Games (Editorial staff vote)

Contributed to by ChrisK1980 (6040), Kabushi (170767) and Martin Smith (62867)