Back to News Listing Unity of Command Update Now Available

Posted: Friday, June 15, 2012 by Scott Parrino

Type: Press Release


Matrix Games, Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) and 2x2 Games are happy to announce the release of the 1.3 update for the critically-acclaimed World War 2 operational strategy game Unity of Command. The update addresses a small amount of fixes such as the “negative prestige” issue and a crash fix.

The full update is below:

Improvements and fixes

  • Fixed "negative prestige" issue: Undo did not return prestige spent on buying units and steps after such actions were undone.
  • Fixed game to crash causes by adding a unit from the force pool, and then undoing that action.
  • Undo disabled in tutorial (causes errors and sometimes crashes, not really needed)


The update can be downloaded by clicking here. The update is comprehensive and will bring all versions of Unity of Command to version 1.3.


About Unity of Command

In 1942, a titanic struggle is reaching its climax in the boundless, trackless expanses of southern Russia. The stakes cannot be higher as you take command of battle-hardened Wehrmacht or massive Red Army forces to decide the fate of an entire continent.

Unity of Command lets you replay the epic conflict that was the Stalingrad Campaign of World War II. In this turn-based game of strategy and cunning, observe how opportunity leads the German army to advance recklessly into the steppes of southern Russia. And as the story unfolds, join the Soviet campaign to repel the invaders... As these legendary battles play out on the hex board, the tension of decision making and difficulties of conducting operations on a massive scale emerge. Command armies and fronts in maneuver warfare, thrust and encircle, capture cities and cross continents; but never, ever forget to watch your supply lines.

Experience the highly fluid, enormously large battles of maneuver in a turn-based strategy setting. Take command in this mobile, back-and-forth sort of war where logistics and poor weather are often the decider, and defeat and victory are sometimes just a mile, or a day, apart.

For more information, visit the official product page on the Matrix Games and Slitherine sites.

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