Not an American user?

Description

Winter Assault is the first expansion pack for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War. Unlike the later expansions, it explicitly requires the base game to play. It adds the Imperial Guard as the fifth playable race. The storyline takes place on the planet Lorn V, this time in two campaigns - one for Order (Imperial Guard's Cadian 412th Command and the Eldar Ulthwé Command) and Disorder (the Ork Mob Gorgutz and the Chaos Blood Legion of Khorne). Also included are over 20 new multiplayer maps, new units for the existing factions, new winter theater, and new animations.

The installation process applies patch 1.40 to the base game (subsequent patches affected both Dawn of War and Winter Assault).

Screenshots

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Windows Eldar's Avatar
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Windows Constructing Generators
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Windows Basic imperial infantry are only effective in large numbers.
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Windows Interrogating an Imperial Guard

Promo Images

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Screenshot
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Screenshot
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Screenshot
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault Screenshot

Trailer


Alternate Titles

  • "战锤40000:战争黎明:冬季攻势" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

games xtreme Oct 10, 2005 9.2 out of 10 92
4Players.de Sep 23, 2005 90 out of 100 90
1UP Nov 01, 2005 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Sep 23, 2005 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Gamesmania.de Sep 30, 2005 89 out of 100 89
GameStar (Germany) Aug, 2005 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) Sep 03, 2005 85 out of 100 85
Jeuxvideo.com Sep 14, 2005 16 out of 20 80
Eurogamer.net (UK) Sep 27, 2005 8 out of 10 80
JeuxVideoPC.com Oct 03, 2005 15 out of 20 75

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2005 – Best Level of the Year (PC) (for Titan of the Emperor)

Related Web Sites

Raphael van Lierop (76) added Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault (Windows) on Sep 22, 2005