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Back to News Listing John Tiller’s Battleground Civil War Updated

Posted: Thursday, January 24, 2008 by Sean Drummy

Type: Update

This classic turn-based strategy title just got even better

Matrix Games is happy to announce that a short but sweet update is now available for the best-selling turn-based American Civil War battlefield series, John Tiller’s Battleground Civil War. The update fixes an issue where a few Bull Run and Antietam scenarios were not showing up in the scenario selection window.

Relive the splendor and excitement of John Tiller’s classic Civil War games in this updated compilation, John Tiller’s Battleground Civil War, which has been updated by John Tiller himself to work on all Windows operating systems from Windows 98 up to and including Windows Vista. Included in this compilation are the original titles that gave the Battleground battle system the fame that has endured over years and years of play. Gamers can refight famous battles like Shiloh, Antietam, Bull Run, and Gettysburg with the fantastic realism and intuitive interface fans of John Tiller’s gaming systems have come to rely on. This comprehensive collection offers 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 Civil War reintroduces gamers to some of the best 19thcentury wargames ever made!


There’s no time to delay, soldier! Fall in and prepare to charge across the Battlegrounds of the Civil War!


This update is comprehensive and will bring the version of the game up to 1.01. Click here to download the file.

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