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Shattered Union

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Description

Shattered Union is a turn-based strategy game, set in 2014 in the United States against a background story of a second American civil war. The player can control any of seven different factions, each of which has at least one unique unit and its own set of sidebar powers:
  • California Commonwealth
  • Pacifica
  • The Republic of Texas
  • Great Plains Federation
  • The Confederacy
  • New England Alliance
  • The European Union Occupation
  • Russia
These factions wage warfare in different territories; the more territories are controlled, the more income a faction receives. When attacking such a territory, the player selects which of his units should be deployed. The battlefield is represented as a hex grid, though the graphics are full 3D. The objective of the battle is either to destroy all the enemy's units or capture enough objective towns to control the battlefield.

Apart from the campaign, the game provides both a single- and a multiplayer skirmish mode, allowing one-on-one battles.


Screenshots

Shattered Union Windows And they are very deadly.
Shattered Union Windows The last battle took place in Alaska
Shattered Union Windows Activating a power up.
Shattered Union Windows You can zoom very close to the map.

Alternate Titles

  • "Shattered Union. Захват США" -- Russian spelling

User Reviews

Too complex for casual gamers, too easy for strategy buffs Windows Rambutaan (432)

Critic Reviews

Gamesmania.de Xbox Oct 24, 2005 75 out of 100 75
Game Watcher Windows Nov 09, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Windows Oct 31, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
4Players.de Windows Oct 30, 2005 71 out of 100 71
Thunderbolt Games Xbox Oct 23, 2005 7 out of 10 70
DarkZero Xbox Nov 01, 2005 7 out of 10 70
GameSpy Xbox Oct 27, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Dec 11, 2005 64 out of 100 64
Eurogamer.net (UK) Xbox Nov 03, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Gamekult Windows Oct 31, 2005 5 out of 10 50

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