Genre Strategy -> Wargames
Today's Rank 443
Date N/A
Publisher Shrapnel Games
Date N/A
Publisher N/A
North America Retail 
Box ArtTactical single and multi-player gameplay of combined arms combat from 1930 thru 1946. Based on the classic Steel Panthers game, although winSPWW2 is a total reworking, both inside and out, of the system. Fully Windows compatible, with a complete removal of all DOS problems. All sound and mouse routines Windows compliant now. Full screen or windowed, using either DirectX or Windows GDI based graphics. Game resolution can be raised to 1600x1200 resolution. New zoom-in level and a revised game palette. Over 332 scenarios, 66 of which are totally new to winSPWW2. 60 new maps and 275 new photos. Six new nations: Slovak Republic, Manchukuo, Italian Social Republic, Vichy France, Polish Communists, and Chinese Communists. 500+ new and revised vehicle/aircraft icons. Scripted long campaigns added for France, Chinese Nationalists, and Chinese Communists. New terrains: Bare Earth, Red Earth, Brick Cobblestones, Stone Cobblestones, Beach Sand, Sparse Grass, Grass (Variant), Leaves (Forest Groundcover), Autumn Trees, Autumn Orchards. Twelve revised terrain tile sets. Custom OOBs easily loaded. Intelligent map generator. Railways are occasionally generated, and barbed wire is added for defensive battles. Infantry squads will display up to 19 men (such as pre-war Polish units), instead of always only 13. AI opfire and reaction fire routines have been totally re-written for more selective, and smarter, target acquisition. A new retire function allows troop carriers to fall back after unloading passengers. Empty carriers at the scenario start will now search for disembarked units to load automatically. In depth historical accuracy. Easy to learn, but a challenge to master! Printed manual and physical CD. Encyclopedic sorting ability! ScenHack utility: Delete, move, copy, repair, and edit scenarios. Available in read-only mode in the download version.
Sponsored Links