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Back to News Listing Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge Gets a Massive Update!

Posted: Monday, December 12, 2011 by Sean Drummy

Type: Press Release

A few fixes and improvements keep this WWII strategy game ready for battle!

Matrix Games, Slitherine, and Panther Games are pleased to release the comprehensive 4.2.248 update for the award-winning Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge. The update is quite huge and boasts a huge list of changes, fixes, and improvements, including an improvement to route finding with way-points, overhauls to both Formation Movement and Fatigue, HQ task assignment and movement fixes, many bug fixes, and other improvements as well.

Matrix Games is also in the middle of a great Holiday Sale which means that Battles from the Bulge is on sale for $40.99 or a 32% discount! There’s never been a better time to pick up this acclaimed wargame from an award-winning developer.

About Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge

Acclaimed developer Panther Games brings us to the bitter cold of Western Europe during the Winter of 1944 with Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge.  Although the Battle of the Bulge is ground that has been visited by wargamers before, it has never been done with this level of fidelity and historical accuracy.  The most advanced and realistic model of command decision-making implemented to date in a commercial wargame, combined with thorough historical research on the battlefields and forces involved in this campaign sets Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge apart from the competition.

Set during the hard fighting of the Battle of the Bulge, Command Ops lets gamers assess, plan, order and react at the operational level just like a real Corps, Division and Brigade commander. Hundreds of hours of gameplay await armchair generals who will be challenged to fight their way across 27 scenarios that stretch from the initial German surprise offensive to the powerful Allied counter-attack.

Command Ops: Battles from the Bulgealso sports some of the most advanced and impressive AI ever devised in an operational-level wargame!  It is your choice whether to manage every detail of your army, or have the friendly AI manage the war on a lower level while you plan the larger scale maneuvers designed to make short work of your enemy.  Just as a historical commander, you can choose where you need to step in and when you need to stand back and let your subordinates do their jobs. 

Get the update here. The update is comprehensive and will bring all versions of Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge to 4.2.248. Get more information on Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge from its official product page.

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