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Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Breakthrough

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3.7
Windows
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3.7
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Description

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Breakthrough is the second expansion to Medal of Honor: Allied Assault, and requires the original game. Just like Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead, this expansion takes place in a different part of the war during a different period, compared to the original.

The player is Sergeant John Baker, who has to fight through numerous locations during World War II, from North Africa to Italy, in eleven new levels.

The game also includes nine new multiplayer maps and a new multiplayer mode called "Liberation", in which players must rescue defeated soldiers for them to remain in the battle.

Screenshots

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Breakthrough Windows Destroyed a FLAK cannon
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Breakthrough Windows Getting into a german camp with some stolen papers
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Breakthrough Windows The sniper rifle is a very good weapon
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Breakthrough Windows The captain explains the next mission

Alternate Titles

  • "荣誉勋章联合袭击:突出重围" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Medal of Honor Débarquement Allié: L'Offensive" -- French title

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User Reviews

Breakthrough: Fatal blow for MoHAA Windows vicrabb (6981)
While it doesn't offer much more than "more of the same", that's not really a bad thing. Windows kbmb (399)

The Press Says

Game Informer Magazine Windows Dec, 2003 9 out of 10 90
Inside Mac Games (IMG) Macintosh Jun 14, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Gamesdog Windows Dec 16, 2003 8 out of 10 80
PC Games (Germany) Windows Oct 27, 2003 79 out of 100 79
4Players.de Windows Oct 23, 2003 74 out of 100 74
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows Oct 14, 2003 72 out of 100 72
Pelit Windows Oct, 2003 68 out of 100 68
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Dec, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameSpy Windows Oct 15, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Eurogamer.net (UK) Windows Sep 11, 2003 6 out of 10 60

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Trivia

German version

There are a number of changes in the German version:
  • All swastikas were removed or replaced with iron crosses.
  • On most posters the text was removed; in one instance a text-only poster was blurred.
  • Magazines lying around were replaced with an empty sheet.
  • With the exception of the finished mission goals, all level statistics were removed.
  • The translation removes all mentions of "Nazi" or mentioning of Germans, e.g. Rommel.
A detailed list of changes can be found on schnittberichte.com (German).

Related Web Sites

  • The Many Faces of War (An Apple Games article about three Mac first-person shooters, including MoH: Breakthrough (April, 2004).)
Contributed to by Corn Popper (69753) and kbmb (399)