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Recreation of the battles of Ligny and Quatre-Bras (16 Jun 1815) using the "Battleground"-system. Includes several scenarios differing in size and difficulty. In-game map view can be toggled between 2-D and 3-D perspective. Also, small video-sniplets are included, showing battle-actions.

Both, Allied or French may be played by humans.


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Alternate Titles

  • "Die Große Schlacht: Napoleons Weg nach Waterloo" -- German title

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Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jan, 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Jeux Nov, 1997 68 out of 100 68
PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1997 65 out of 100 65


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NGC 5194 (17617) added Battleground 8: Prelude to Waterloo (Windows 3.x) on Jan 27, 2001
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