The first sign of their appearance are the billowing dust clouds, and then
over the horizon the low, ugly shapes are visible. Gears whine as turrets
traverse, zeroing in on the lead elements. Seconds seem to turn into minutes as
the final adjustments are made, as the platoon whispers a prayer and everyone
waits. Then, it happens. The first vehicle crosses the designated point of
action and the countryside erupts in flashes of flame and smoke. High velocity
shells scream across fields and slam into their targets, turning what were once
vehicles into burning hulks of metal and flesh. As quickly as it began it is
over, and the hunters quickly move to alternate locations, leaving death and
This is the modern battlefield. This is WinSPMBT.
WinSPMBT is the Windows version of Steel Panthers Modern Battle Tank (SPMBT).
SPMBT is a classic super-mod for the fan favorite 1996 SSI game, Steel Panthers
2: Modern Battles. Developed by SP Camo Workshop, and available to the public
for no cost, SPMBT followed in the treadmarks of their original super-mod for
SP2, Steel Panthers World War II, first released in 1998. More than just a mod,
SPMBT is a standalone game that totally reworks the original game. While the
gameplay will be familiar to anyone who has spent time with Steel Panthers, the
data and gameplay has been tweaked to provide gamers with the ultimate tactical
Originally a DOS program SPMBT has now been updated to a standard Windows
applications. No longer will players be stuck running the game at 640x480,
dealing with sound compatibility issues, or any of the other headaches involved
with running DOS games in the 21st century.
WinSPMBT is available as a basic, free download or in a CD Edition that must
be ordered. Both provide players with the exact same, free game but the CD
Edition includes helpful items like a printed quick start guide and nice goodies
like higher possible resolutions, and a cut-n-paste map editor.