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Back to News Listing Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris Is Updated

Posted: Thursday, September 09, 2010 by Sean Drummy

Type: Press Release

Many fixes and improvements ready for rapid deployment!

Matrix Games and VR Designs (www.vrdesigns.nl) are pleased to release the first official update for the recently released Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris. The v1.01 update is focused on maintenance and fixes most of the issues reported since release, including a few of crashes and campaign issues. Overall, this update tightens up and polishes the unique and addicting gameplay in this new wargame series and we recommend it to all owners of Decisive Campaigns: Warsaw to Paris.

Also don’t forget to check out these two recent articles on Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris: an After Action Report and Developer’s Notes, both available on The Wargamer.

David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said “In getting this update out right away, VR Designs has done a great job of rapidly responding to customer feedback.  Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris is already a fan favorite but this, and all subsequent updates, will no doubt improve on what is rapidly becoming a titan of operational-level wargames!”

The development team behind the award-winning game Advanced Tactics: World War II is back with a new and improved game engine that focuses on the decisive early days of World War II! Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris is the first in an innovative series of operational World War II wargames that also include a strategic element.  The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris simulates Germany’s military successes in Poland and France in 1939 and 1940 (including also a hypothetical “Sea Lion” invasion of Great Britain if you do well enough).

Well researched and packed with depth, including detailed unit data down to the squad and vehicle level and historically realistic combined arms gameplay, The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris also features an easy-to-learn interface and a ferocious AI.  Before each campaign, players choose actions and options at a strategic level which can have far-reaching effects on how the actual battle unfolds, with many plausible hypothetical outcomes. 

Once in the battle, players move regiments and divisions, coordinate attacks and manage logistics in what we feel is the definitive game on the campaigns of the early Blitzkrieg. There are also unique actions for individual historical generals to give a particular objective or front the extra needed push to victory.  Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris also includes a unique multiplayer feature where players can split up Axis or Allied armies between several people to add an added level of realism and cooperation!

Get the update here. This update is comprehensive and will bring all previous versions of the game to version 1.01.

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