DescriptionThe Fire Brigade was the 48th Panzer Korps, which was heavily involved in the battle this wargame recreates - Operation Barbarossa, Germany's attempted offensive in Russia during World War 2. The game recreates the situations at 3 dates in the attack, and you can play any of those from either side.
You have a range of units under your command, as although the battle was largely tank-based there were also infantry and air units involved. Units can be told which positions to take up, and whether to defend a spot or consciously aim to attack it. The game's AI incorporates the significance of bridges, rivers and forests as strategic points, and your units can be subject to fatigue.
Part of the Following Group
There are no reviews for this game.
|The Games Machine (UK)||DOS||Oct, 1989||93 out of 100||93|
|The Games Machine (UK)||Amiga||Oct, 1989||93 out of 100||93|
|ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment)||Macintosh||Feb, 1989||908 out of 1000||91|
|ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment)||DOS||Feb, 1989||910 out of 1000||91|
|Génération 4||Atari ST||Apr, 1990||72 out of 100||72|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||Amiga||Nov, 1991||70|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||DOS||Nov, 1991||70|
|Micro News||Atari ST||May, 1990||50|
There are currently no topics for this game.
- Computer Gaming World
- November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #4 Top Sleeper Of All Time