Battleground 2: Gettysburg

aka: 1863: Die Große Schlacht um Gettysburg
Moby ID: 4661
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Tactical wargame focused on the North American Civil War that uses the time-honored Battleground game mechanics and a refined version of the Battleground: Ardennes engine. You have the option of viewing the game from a 2D top-down tactical map, as well as a high-res svga 3D map. Specific actions are often acompanied by brief video cutscenes as in most Battleground games, and you get a host of complementary informative material on the period.

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Credits (Windows 3.x version)

12 People (10 developers, 2 thanks)

Executive Producer
Game Design & Concepts
Game Graphics
Video & Sound
Scenarios & Playtest Coordination
Players Guide
Leader Biographies
Special Contributions
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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Zovni.

Windows added by Rebound Boy.

Additional contributors: Rebound Boy.

Game added July 31, 2001. Last modified February 12, 2024.