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Back to News Listing Campaigns on the Danube v2.2 Patch Released!

Posted: Monday, August 2, 2004 by Matrix Support

Type: Update

Second Update Includes Fixes and Enhancements The second update focuses on bugs reported by customers since release. The list of fixes includes Range check errors and a forced march rest bug as well as the addition of enemy dots on the jump map. Counter stacking alignment has also been improved to make reading ratings on the right side of the counter easier when other units are adjacent. As with all Matrix Games titles, support will continue based on customer feedback.

Matrix Games and Adanac Command Studies (www.adanaccommandstudies.com) are pleased to announce the release of the second post-release patch, version 2.2, for the Army-Level Napoleonic Wargame, Campaigns on the Danube 1805 & 1809. Campaigns on the Danube 1805 & 1809 is the first game released under Matrix Games Digital Express game line. Years in the making by Designer and Developer Frank Hunter, Campaigns on the Danube is a unique simulation of Napoleonic-era command.

In Campaigns on the Danube, players command historic, powerful armies as they face off against each other in a clash that would be destined to defeat Austria but prove for a brief time that Napoleon could indeed be stopped. Players will be able to take command of the French forces under Napoleon or Austrians under Charles and strike at each other over a large hex-based map. Cavalry, infantry, artillery, engineers, leaders, supply wagons, depots, and other counters may be maneuvered for maximum military effect, while the flexible combat system may be used either through the game system itself or through miniatures play.

For any connoisseur of Napoleonic gaming, Campaigns on the Danube 1805 & 1809 is a fascinating and fast-paced game that is bound to provide countless hours of surprises and conquest.

Game Features:

  • Map covers central Europe from Ulm in the west to Olmutz in the northeast.
  • Maneuver elements consist of divisions and brigades.
  • Realistic command delays, orders send to subordinates may be lost.
  • Realistic army supply rules.
  • AI can play either side (French or Austrians).
  • PBEM capability.
  • Ability to fight battles using miniatures.
  • Seven scenarios covering 1805 and 1809.

This latest patch can be found on our Downloads Page.

ABOUT MATRIX GAMES

Matrix Games produces, markets and publishes historical wargames as well as other computer gaming products.  Since 2002, Matrix Games has published several award-winning games, including Highway to the Reich, Starships Unlimited, Uncommon Valor and Korsun Pocket. Matrix Games is based in Woodbridge, New Jersey. For more information, visit the Matrix Games website at http://www.matrixgames.com.

ABOUT ADANAC COMMAND STUDIES

“Dedicated to producing wargames that try to capture the problems of command”, Adanac Command Studies is a one map shop, consisting of well known Designer and Developer Frank Hunter. Previous titles by Adanac include Napoleon I, The Road from Sumter to Appomattox and American Civil War. Frank is also working on other titles for Matrix Games, including a World War I wargame for release later this year. For more information, visit the Adanac Command Studies website at http://www.adanaccommandstudies.com.

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