||  

Back to News Listing Buy Battle Academy and Win an iPad3!

Posted: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 by Sean Drummy

Type: Contest

 

Players that buy Battle Academy for iPad on the iTunes store and login to multiplayer have a chance to win a brand new iPad 3 with retina display!

The rules are as simple as that! No forms to fill out or any hoops to jump through! All contestants will be entered into the draw for the new iPad.

To get started, head to the iTunes store for Battle Academy!

For any additional information about the contest, head to the Slitherine contest page.

 

About Battle Academy 

A turn-based strategy game like no other has landed on the Slitherine store.
 
Approachable, absorbing and visually impressive yet detailed, Battle Academy aims to revolutionise the strategy games market with a blend of intuitive design and compelling game play driven by cutting edge technical innovation.
 
Inspired by an original online game concept devised by the BBC, the game has more than 30 battles in a range of theatres of war from the North African desert through D-Day to the to the snowy Ardennes mountains where the Allies battled to repel the final German offensive.
 
The team at Slitherine worked with Professor John Buckley, Military Historian at the University of Wolverhampton and a keen wargamer himself, to make sure that the strategy, tactics, scenarios and available firepower of the battles fought in WW2 were turned intorealistic AI behaviour, powering expertly crafted battles.
 
The game engine is also completely script-driven, allowing players to create their own missions and scenario in a simple and effective way.
 
The revolutionary server-based PBEM++  Slitherine system completes the package, for a gaming experience that will certainly please both hard core wargamers and newcomers.
 
Features
 
  • Control British, US, Polish, Canadian forces in 3 epic campaigns covering more than 30 varied battles or take control of Italian and German forces in multiplayer.
  • Select from a vast array of equipment including 100 units from 6 nations - Shermans, Fireflys, Panthers, Tigers, Stukas, Hurricanes, P47s and much more!
  • Gameplay features include ambushes, line of sight, artillery barrages, airstrikes, scouts, morale, APCs, flame throwers, heavy bombers, snipers and suppression.
  • Your units gain experience as they fight. Get promoted to Veteran and Elite status and gain new skills.
  • Addictive multiplayer modes using Slitherines revolutionary multiplayer server thats linked into an online ranking system.

More Info

      ( Views : 6691 )


    In Other News..

    Wars of Succession reveals its main art and opens for Beta!

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Developers from Ageod are very proud to reveal today the main art for their new project, Wars of Succession!

    The game will allow you to take the lead of different Great Powers during the turmoil of two greatest wars of the early XVIII° century. The War of Spanish Succession (1701-1713) pitting the French & Spanish Bourbons monarchs against the Grand Alliance built by Austrian Habsburg, Britain and the United Provinces, andthe Great Northern War (1700-1721), between Sweden and Russia (and her allies), most of which focused around the succession of Poland.

    Read more...

    Command LIVE You Brexit, You Fix it is out!

    Monday, August 22, 2016

    After decades of slow integration, Europe has to face a decisive turning point. British citizens have expressed their will to leave the Union, adding a new element of instability in a Continent already plagued by economic stagnation and pressed by multiple crisis.

    The unpredictability that has followed this event must not be underestimated in the short period.

    Read more...

    The WAAAGH! Is here... Da Orks is out!

    Thursday, August 18, 2016

    Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon – Da Orks is out on PC,  Steam and iOS!

    Following the huge success of Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon and its long series of DLCs, we return to the Warhammer 40,000 universe, offering a whole new take on the 2nd War for Armageddon.

    Read more...

    Command Live News Report! Video Reportage!

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016

    Time has come for another reportage from our Command Live News team on the ground!

    How the Brexit referendum will impact on the quintessential Western collective defense, the North Atlantic Alliance?

    Are the rumors of a Russian mobilization in the east confirmed? And how much effective would be a European countermove? 

    Read more...

    Da Orks - Check the new screenshots!

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016

    Hello everyone! We are releasing a new set of screenshots to display our upcoming stand-alone game, Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Da Orks.

    Read more...

    Strategic Command Blog Post #2: 'Artificial Intelligence'

    Thursday, August 11, 2016

    In 2002, the original Strategic Command game was a relatively simple construct. With a limited rule set and a much smaller 62x37 map of approximately 2300 hexes, the requirements for the AI were not necessarily trivial, but in general terms, they were straightforward.

    Fast forward to today, and Strategic Command WWII: War in Europe has been expanded into a modifiable hexagonal game engine allowing map sizes of up to 512x512 or 262,144 hexes!

    Read more...

    Command LIVE: You Brexit, You Fix it - Geopolitical Analysis!

    Wednesday, August 10, 2016

    We have received from the Command LIVE News Report editorial team their second dispatch, and as expected, this time is entirely focused on the Brexit situation!

    A truly in-depth analysis, essential to better understand the military implications for NATO and Europe after this extremely important referendum.

    Read more...