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Battle Isle: The Andosia War (Windows)

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Ubisoft US website:
    BATTLE ISLEĀ®: THE ANDOSIA WAR is an entirely new kind of conflict simulation, combining elements of real-time and turn-based strategy in an action-packed mixture. The player is immersed in a complex world where both economic finesse and military expertise are essential.

    The Story

    We are on Chromos: It is the year 345 of the New Age. The Emperor Wars are now only legends; the catastrophe of Scayra seems forgotten. Under the leadership of an alluringly mysterious figure, the sect of the "Children of Haris" is founded on Merth. Its motto: Peace through War! Its goals: the dissolution of the corrupt system on Chromos and the establishment of the dictatorship by its charismatic high priestess!

    The activities of the sect seem to focus on the production of Andosia, a mysterious secretion. Gradually the sect is able to draw more and more followers and build up a center of military power. The leadership of Hallwa fails to recognize the threat and finally has nothing to counter the open declaration of war that follows. Hallwa stands defenseless as the Chromian leadership receives an extremely puzzling offer from the high priestess of the sect...

    Contributed by NGC 5194 (17256) on Feb 23, 2004.