||  

Back to News Listing Matrix Games Releases John Tiller’s Battleground Civil War and Battleground Napoleonic Wars

Posted: Thursday, November 8, 2007 by Sean Drummy

Type: News

Two compilations of classic John Tiller games now available, and with a special deal too!

Matrix Games is thrilled to announce that two new compilations of John Tiller’s famous turn-based strategy games, Battleground Civil War and Battleground Napoleonic Wars, are now available for purchase! Matrix Games is also offering a special deal of $10 off the combined price of both titles for gamers who buy both Battleground Civil War and Battleground Napoleonic Wars in the same order!

Battleground Civil War includes all of John Tiller’s famous original Civil War titles in one fantastic compilation: Battleground Antietam, Battleground Bull Run, Battleground Chickamauga, Battleground Gettysburg, and Battleground Shiloh. Battleground Napoleonic Wars includes a similar arsenal of John Tiller’s talent with the complete set of his classic Napoleonic titles: Napoleon in Russia, Prelude to Waterloo, Waterloo, and an added bonus of Age of Sail: Naval Combat in the Napoleonic Age!

 

David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said “Anyone who remembers playing these classic titles back when they were first released will no doubt be excited to see them available again in an affordably priced and convenient compilation. With one quick order, gamers can have these collections of historical gaming goodness delivered right to their hard drive!”

 

Relive the splendor and excitement of John Tiller’s classic Civil War and Napoleonic games in these new compilations, which have been updated by John Tiller himself to work on all Windows operating systems from Windows 98 all the way up to and including Windows Vista.  These comprehensive collections offer long-lasting play with many variant historical and what-if scenarios as well as smaller related battles.

 

Take command of the mighty armies of these eras; enjoy the time-tested interface and turn-based game mechanics that made John Tiller’s original game designs famous. With the choice of 2D or 3D battlefield views, dozens of scenarios and more historical information then can be found in most public libraries, John Tiller’s Battleground compilations reintroduce gamers to some of the best 18th and 19th century wargames ever made!

 

Click here for more information on 'John Tiller's Battleground Napoleonic Wars'.

More Info

John Tiller's Battleground Civil War

  ( Views : 20154 )


In Other News..

PC Gamer Weekender - After Action Report

Friday, February 23, 2018

Last weekend we were in London at the Olympia as part of the PC Gamer Weekender. It was great fun and we were really happy to see so many people show up and come play the two games that we were displaying: Empires Apart and Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – Relics of War.

Read more...

Empires Apart Dev Diary - The Game Modes

Thursday, February 22, 2018

When we started developing Empires Apart, we knew we wanted to create the game that we have always wanted to play.

We took inspiration from our favourite games, and then we thought: “How can we build on these?”. We started to think on what other cool things we could add, what we could change and what we could improve.

Read more...

Command The Silent Service Scenarios - Part II

Thursday, February 22, 2018

The Silent Service, the new standalone expansion for CMANO, is due for release on March 1st, using the new v1.14 game update. Following Part 1, we now conclude coverage of the scenarios of this new battleset. We use the default listing order (easiest to hardest) but players can also choose to try the scenarios in chronological order, or in any order of their preference.

Read more...

Close Combat: The Bloody First - Polygon Interview

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Close Combat: The Bloody First is the latest title in the critically-acclaimed Close Combat series. 

Originally planned to be built with the Unity engine, the team decided to switch to Archon.

Steve McClare has been interviewed by Polygon about this (and others) decision. 

Read more...

Check Your 6! - Planes Infographic (British)

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

The most important part about a planes wargame is... Well... Planes!
We're just three weeks away from the release of Check Your 6!, and we decided to show you a bit more about the game (and you may have guessed what, by now).

Read more...

Command the Silent Service will be out on March, 1st!

Monday, February 19, 2018

Submariners! We have excellent news for you.

Command: The Silent Service, the upcoming expansion/standalone for Command: Modern Air / Naval Operations will emerge from the oceans to reach your shelves on March, 1st!

Read more...

March To Glory - New Screenshots

Friday, February 16, 2018

A new group of screenshots for March to Glory is here, showing some new locations, the map containing the list of missions and the combat UI!

You can find them all HERE, while here's a little preview:

Read more...