||  

Back to News Listing Larry Bond’s Harpoon – Commander’s Edition Released!

Posted: Tuesday, November 20, 2007 by Erik Rutins

Type: News

The latest addition to the addicting naval simulator series has left port - with a special deal!

Matrix Games (www.matrixgames.com) and Advanced Gaming Systems (www.advancedgaming.biz) are pleased to announce that the new enhanced and improved addition to Larry Bond’s Harpoon series, Harpoon – Commander’s Edition, is now available for purchase.

Matrix Games is also offering a special deal to naval warfare fans wanting the best of both worlds: Harpoon 3 – Advanced Naval Warfare’s unparalleled realism and accuracy and Harpoon – Commander’s Edition easier learning curve and added visual appeal.  Gamers who purchase in the same order the digital download of both Advanced Naval Warfare and Commander’s Edition will receive a $20 discount off the normal combined price.

Gamers who purchase in the same order the digital download of both Advanced Naval Warfare and Commander’s Edition now pay only $69.98 for both instead of the normal combined price of $89.98 when purchasing each title separately. A discount of $20.00!  As for the boxed copy of the game, gamers purchasing both titles in the same order will pay $89.98 for hard copies of both games (digital download also included), instead of the normal combined price of $109.98 when purchasing each title separately. Also a discount of $20!  These special launch deals may be available for a limited time, so take advantage while they last!

 

David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said, “Naval warfare simulation fans will really enjoy Harpoon whether they’ve been playing Larry Bond’s famous tabletop system, the previous computer games or if they’re new to the series. The Advanced Gaming Systems team has worked wonders with Harpoon – Commander’s Edition in improving an already realistic and exciting game.”

 

Don Gilman of Advanced Gaming Systems added, “Harpoon – Commander’s Edition comes with plenty to offer Harpoon veterans and newcomers alike. This latest addition to Larry Bond’s Harpoon series boasts an improved AI engine, more scenarios, and revamped modeling! All in all, we’re quite proud of Harpoon – Commander’s Edition and think any naval warfare fan would have a blast battling it out with our game.”

 

Larry Bond’s Harpoon – Commander’s Edition is the latest addition to the longstanding naval warfare simulation series that has brought awards and accolades from naval strategy fans and military personnel alike.Like its predecessors, Harpoon – Commander’s Edition allows players to assume the role of a fleet commander, making the same type of decisions he has to make, using the same type and quality of information he might expect to get in wartime. This is naval warfare strategy and simulation at its very best – addicting and wholly realistic!

As players take to the seas and command a huge variety of ships in an equally as varied choice of theaters and historical conflicts, naval officers and naval strategy fans alike will revel the depth and richness of Larry Bond's Harpoon – Commander’s Edition. Experience realistic gameplay with all new features, art, and more! Choosing from an accurate and editable database of platforms, weapons, and sensors, players can fight one of 269 provided scenarios covering the height of the Cold War to Pirates in Malaysia, or use the provided editors to create their own.

More Info

Larry Bond's Harpoon - Commander's Edition

  ( Views : 16450 )


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...