The beta download for the Battle of the Rhineland '45 mod is out ! The self installing file can be downloaded here: http://www.closecombatseries.net/CCS/modules.php?name=Downloads&cid=339
The mod covers the northern part of the Rhineland offensive in February and March 1945. From the north, the British took off with Operation Veritable, attacking through the German Reichswald forest. Weeks after that Operations Blockbuster (a renewed Veritable offensive) and Grenade (American offensive from the south) commenced, rolling up the Germans in a pincher movement. The targets being the bridges across the Rhine.
All 64 maps are new.
All maps were drawn with the purpose of representing the historical battle fields as well as possible.
Completely new strategic map.
New interface screens.
New vehicles, units, weapons etc.
Completely redesigned battle groups, including Static German units.
5 nationalities: US, English, Scottish, Canadian, German
40 Ready to play battles, operations and campaigns.
Everything you would expect from a full mod in the Close Combat Series.
This is the first full mod for Last Stand Arnhem!
Make sure to install patch 5.60.53 first if you haven't already.
It is a beta and I am sure you will find some things for us to improve.
Pete and Buck_Compton
Modmaker : Battle of the Scheldt for CC5 ; Ortona '43 for CC5 ; Rhineland '45 for LSA ; more to come.