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Developed with the BBC and Professor John Buckley, Battlefield Academy allows the player to play through WWII campaigns.
The game has an approachable visual impressive style reminiscent of Commando comics. But don’t let appearances deceive, as under the surface is a highly complex game built on rigourous historical research.
The player can control British, US, Polish, Canadian forces in 3 epic campaigns covering more than 30 varied battles or take control of Italian and German forces in multiplayer. There is a vast array of equipment including 100 units from 6 nations – Shermans, Fireflys, Panthers, Tigers, Stukas, Hurricanes, P47s and much more
Approachable, absorbing and visually impressive Battlefield Academy aims to revolutionise the strategy games market with a blend of intuitive design and compelling game play.
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Inspired by an original online game concept devised by the BBC, the game has more than 30 battles in a range of theatres of war from the North African desert through D-Day to the to the snowy Ardennes mountains where the Allies battled to repel the nal German o ensive.
The team at Slitherine worked with Military Historian Professor John Buckley to make sure that the strategy, tactics, scenarios, and available firepower of the battles fought in WWII were realistic expertly crafted battles.