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Panzer General II is a turn-based strategy game set in World War II, with scenarios set in Eastern and Western Europe, North Africa and even an alternate 'what-if' scenario set in the USA.


Panzer General II Windows Battle scene
Panzer General II Windows US campaign intro video
Panzer General II Windows Scenario editor... placing supply areas and units on the map
Panzer General II Windows Title screen (US version) and main menu

Promo Images

Panzer General II Screenshot
Panzer General II Screenshot
Panzer General II Screenshot
Panzer General II Magazine Advertisement


Alternate Titles

  • "Panzer General IIID" -- German title
  • "Operation Panzer" -- French title

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User Reviews

Panzer General, version 2.0. Virgil (8603) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Greatest War game of All Time William Shawn McDonie (1180) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Unplayable shod Maury Markowitz (253) 1.2 Stars1.2 Stars1.2 Stars1.2 Stars1.2 Stars

Critic Reviews

Mega Score Nov, 1997 95 out of 100 95
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Dec 10, 1997 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Electric Games 1997 88 out of 100 88
PC Joker Nov, 1997 87 out of 100 87
Power Play Nov, 1997 86 out of 100 86
PC Jeux Nov, 1997 85 out of 100 85 1997 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) Nov 05, 1997 83 out of 100 83
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 1997 82 out of 100 82
CD-Action Jan, 1998 8 out of 10 80


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German version

The German version of the game was named Panzer General IIID, but someone at SSI forgot to change the ending trailer accordingly (see this picture in the screenshot section).


  • PC Gamer Magazine
    • April 2000 issue - voted #44 overall in Readers All-Time Top 50 Games Poll
  • PC Player
    • 01/1998 issue - Best Round Based Strategy Game in 1997
Information also contributed by Patrick Bregger and PCGamer77.

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faceless (446) added Panzer General II (Windows) on Dec 14, 1999