MILITARY HISTORY™ Commander: Europe at War is the first in a series of high level turn based strategy games. It is being jointly developed by Firepower Entertainment and being released through Slitherine Software’s Kameleon Project. The first game spans WW2, allowing players to control the axis or allied forces through the entire war in the European Theatre. Can Germany’s rise be stopped or will the jackboots of the SS march through London ?
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Intro movie created from original MILITARY HISTORY™ TV footage.
Huge hex based campaign map covering the USA to the west, Africa to the south, Scandinavia to the north and the Ural’s to the east.
6 epic scenarios including the operation Barbarossa, DDay and the Grand Campaign and 6 Fast Play scenarios: these start in the same years as the original scenarios but are at 50% scale, to allow games to be concluded, much more quickly - ideal for multiplayer.
Research over 50 inventions from 5 different technology areas.
12 different unit types including Infantry and Motorized Corps, Armour, Destroyers, Subs, carriers. Each with their own strengths and weaknesses.
Recruit and attach Historical Commanders to your units.
Detailed and realistic combat that models supply, morale, terrain, leadership, equipment, training, strategic weapons and fog of war.
Easy to learn, hard to master game play that is the cornerstone of Slitherine game design.
Multiplayer via e-mail, hotseat, Internet and including optional timed turns and 7 difficulty settings.
Easily moddable script files that allow players to alter many aspects of gameplay including research, unit stats, terrain effects and many more.
Contributed by Jeanne (75620) on May 25, 2010.