||  

  ||  

Back to News Listing War in the East: Lost Battles is here!

Posted: Thursday, May 16, 2013 by Filippo Chianetta

Type: Press Release

 

Matrix Games  is proud to announce the release of Lost Battles, the latest expansion for the award-winning World War II strategy mega-game Gary Grigsby's War in the East.

Lost Battles adds more than 10 new scenarios covering some of the most interesting battles on the Eastern Front to the critically-acclaimed wargame.

Choose from short scenarios like Operation Konrad (Germany’s desperate defense of Budapest) and Operation Mars (Soviet offensives Operation Mars and Jupiter) or the longer ones like the Battle for Moscow (Operation Typhoon and the subsequent Soviet winter counter-offensive) and Vistula to Berlin (the final offensives through Poland and the fall of Berlin).

Adding to these are three full Campaigns: Winter 42-43 (the Soviet 42-43 winter counter-offensives including the recapture of Stalingrad),  Stalingrad to Berlin Campaign ( the Soviet 42-43 winter counter-offensives which continues until the end of the war) and the 1941-45 Campaign (the standard full campaign with added sudden death victory conditions for both sides).

 

Concurrent with the new expansion release, the v1.07.08 official update is also now available for Gary Grigsby's War in the East: The German-Soviet War 1941-1945. This major update brings significant AI and balance improvements, changes the save game structure to eliminate certain exploits in multiplayer, restores some upgrade paths to address late war issues and includes additional bug fixes and data changes.  This update is designed to work together with Lost Battles for the best possible experience, but also brings gameplay improvements to all existing scenarios and campaigns.

Check the dedicated  Forum page to view the full change list.

To download the update, players can run “Check for Update” via the game menu or download it directly from the game’s download page here .

 

Get more information on Gary Grigsby's War in the East: Lost Battles from the official product page.

Gary Grigsby’s War in the East: Lost Battles is an expansion for War in the East and requires the base game to play.

More Info

Gary Grigsby's War in the East: The German-Soviet War 1941-1945

  ( Views : 9956 )


In Other News..

Box Upgrade Option now available on Matrix!

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

If you already own a digital version of the game from our site, Steam (or anywhere else!) and would like to add a box and full colour printed manual to your collection, just click on the buy Boxed Upgrade button. You will receive a box of the product you have chosen, a printed manual in full colours and a DVD with in an interactive version of our catalogue. It is very simple and straight forward.

You don't have to register your game or send us your game serial number, just add the product to the cart and check out!

Read more...

War in the West Updated to V. 1.00.48!

Monday, July 27, 2015

The Wehrmacht is retreating on all fronts. While in the East the Soviets are advancing like a steamroller, in France the Allied Forces have overrun the German defences and now they are directly threatening the Fatherland. A few battles more and war could be finished in time for Christmas...

War in the West has been updated! Version 1.00.48 adds some rules changes and features – have a look to the New Supply Path Rule and to the major balance adjustments to the East Front option! – along with important bug fixes!

Overthrow the Third Reich or fight desperately to change the course of the War!

Read more...

Order of Battle Pacific is now available on Mac with 10 percent of discount (and a stream)!

Thursday, July 23, 2015

8/10 - "Order of Battle: Pacific surprised me in the best possible way.” - PC Invasion

9/10  - "Order of Battle: Pacific is, unexpectedly, the best wargame released so far this year" - PCGamesN

Order of Battle: Pacific, one of the most innovative wargames recently released, is ready to land on the Mac Platform!

For this occasion the game has been further updated to version 1.8.3 with several changes and improvements, the most important are Custom camouflage skins and the Spanish translation!

For the entire changelog please check here

You can download the patch from here

Read more...

New Screenshots for Thirty Years War

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Are you ready for the fight? With Thirty Years War it will be up to you to lead your men through hard battles during one of the darkest and most ferocious periods of European history!
 
From the Bohemian rebellion to the Swedish intervention led by Gustavus Adolphus, from Denmark to the Palatinate, you will recreate the Campaigns of Lützen, Nördlingen, Rocroi and more!
 
In Thirty Years War  you will coordinate the movements of several armies, take care of their supplies and fatigue and seek the best conditions to engage in combat, undertake sieges or retreat to recover if needed; with the ultimate goal of gaining supremacy over Central Europe.

Read more...

Pike and Shot: Campaigns announced!

Monday, July 20, 2015

Never do any enemy a small injury for they are like a snake which is half beaten and it will strike back the first chance it gets.” – Niccolò Machiavelli

Boots are pounding the ground for days. Dirty and grimy soldiers are marching in the ranks with the sergeants trying (mostly in vain) to keep them disciplined.

Too many days have passed since the last plundered town and now food is starting to run out. The men are nervous.

Suddenly a cry from the head of the column. Scouting cavalry have spotted enemy heavy pikemen formations supported by artillery.

It is time to spill some blood!

Pike and Shot: Campaigns is a brand new all-in-one package. It includes the Pike and Shot base game and the Tercio to Salvo expansion, plus 21 new skirmish army lists for the rest of Europe during the period of the Italian Wars (1494-1559) covering the armies of England, Scotland, Denmark, Sweden, German States, Austria, Hungary, Transylvania, the Ottoman Empire, Poland-Lithuania and Russia!

But the main new feature is the strategic map system, implemented to allow you to lead your armies to victory over an entire theatre of operations, taking into account strategic considerations such as terrain, available manpower, supply, attrition, sieges and economic damage. 

Read more...

Legions of Steel is out on iPad!

Friday, July 17, 2015

You can now download the iPad version of Legions of Steel from the official iTunes page.

Read more...

To the Moon and Beyond Sale!

Friday, July 17, 2015

Gully Foyle is my name /And Terra is my nation / Deep space is my dwelling place / The stars my destination -  Alfred Bester

Take part in the greatest adventure ever undertaken by mankind with three fantastic games 30% discounted!

Pandora: First Contact is a 4x sci fi videogame focusing on the desperate attempt to colonize a Earthlike planet, facing indigenous lifeforms whilst not misjudging the goals of the other human factions. As they strive to take control, each will research and develop numerous new technologies, discovering new weapons and industry, whilst opening trade agreements and forging alliances with other factions to gain a foothold. Remember: in a hostile planet trust could be dangerous!

Read more...