March 19, 2008
Commander – Europe at War is Updated
update offers better performance and gameplay improvements
Matrix Games and Slitherine
Strategiesare proud to announce yet another update is now available for their
critically acclaimed WWII grand strategy game, Commander – Europe at War.
This 1.06 update comes with a
large number of improvements, ranging from a 30% increase in frame rates and
reduced loading and selection times to scores of balance tweaks and changes. The
update also includes some map changes like the addition of Belfast as a city on
the map, new rules like garrison units can no longer be transported by sea,
convoys redirecting to Canada if London falls and much more!
David Heath, Director of
Operations at Matrix Games, said “It’s not hard to see why Commander – Europe at
War has earned so much acclaim from anyone who has had the chance to play it.
This new update is another significant improvement to an already very solid and
Iain McNeil of Slitherine
Strategies also added, “We’re confident that Commander – Europe at War keeps
getting better and better with each update. Our goal has always been the
perfect blend of historical gameplay and a streamlined, elegant interface.
We’re glad to work together with Matrix Games to bring this title to as many
wargamers as we can worldwide.”
Commander – Europe at War
allows the player to command the armies of the Axis or the Allies in World War
II. With only two goals at hand, survive and conquer, the player is charged with
building and commanding the combined air, land and sea forces of his side.
Advance your research to the cutting edge of technology in order to best your
opponents and either conquer or liberate Europe!
Commander – Europe at War is
easy to learn and elegant, but deep in strategy and hard to master. Players will
find themselves glued to their chairs from the beginning when all mayhem breaks
loose across the continent with the invasion of Poland in 1939. Research new
technologies, manage your manpower reserves, improve your industry, husband your
oil supply and manufacture armies, fleets, and bombers to use all available
strategic and tactical might to bring about victory. Commander – Europe at War
includes realistic combat resolution that models supply morale, terrain,
leadership, equipment, training, strategic weapons and fog of war. To capture
the immense scope and distance of WWII, Commander – Europe at War includes 6
epic scenarios with different starting points, including the famous Barbarossa
campaign, D-Day, the battle for France, and finally the Grand Campaign that will
let the player refight the entirety of the Second World War the way they see