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Posted: 12 DEC 2014
Praised by both computer and tablet owners, Battle Academy is now launching an assault on a brand new platform with its release on XBOX 360!
The team at Slitherine has worked hard to adapt the controls to the XBOX 360 controller and ensure a smooth tactical experience to console players. We are very excited to show this innovative strategy game to a whole new audience. And it’s further proof of our commitment to deliver top strategy games on all gaming devices!
Posted: 15 SEP 2014
Celebrating the launch of the highly anticipated Battle Academy 2, we are happy to announce that this week we are giving you a great offer on the first Battle Academy! Now you will be able to grab Battle Academy for just $ 19,99. Never was there a better time to pick up the game that started this classic series!
Posted: 23 JUN 2014
As some of you will be aware, the Steam Summer Sale is well underway. During this time, a vast amount of games on this popular distribution platform, get discounted, bringing forth the biggest digital sale of the year. This year, some of our own games are also available on sale there!
Posted: 16 APR 2014
Slitherine’s Academy opens a new campus!
The approachable yet detailed tactical game Battle Academy has now landed on Steam! This is an action-packed tactical strategy game where you have to take command of a select group of units and lead them through battles on the many different fronts of World War II. As a commander, you will have to employ real world combined-arms tactics in order to secure victory.
Posted: 28 MAR 2014
A turn-based strategy game like no other is landing on Steam. Following Panzer Corps, we are delighted to announce that the PC version of Battle Academy to will soon be available on the world’s most popular digital platform. Best of all, to celebrate this news we are putting Battle Academy on sale!
Posted: 1 JUL 2013
Today we want to share with you a new LP video in two parts, this time directly from the base game Battle Academy.
Posted: 17 JUN 2013
Matrix Games is happy to announce the latest deal of the week for all those who want to satisfy their hunger for wargaming. This week is focused on Battle Academy!
Posted: 20 MAY 2013
We are proud to announce a new add-on for the award-winning and acclaimed Battle Academy series: Rommel in Normandy.
Posted: 24 AUG 2012
Matrix Games and Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) are excited to announce the release of a free community pack for the critically-acclaimed tactical strategy game Battle Academy for iPad, PC and Mac. Created by some of the best modders from the community, this free content pack contains something for everyone, both online and off!
Posted: 13 JUL 2012
Matrix Games and Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) are happy to announce the release of the v2.05 update for the critically-acclaimed turn-based strategy game Battle Academy. The update brings with it bug fixes and updates to the new multiplayer maps, as well as other bug fixes to keep the gameplay experience running smoothly.
Posted: 21 JUN 2012
Matrix Games and Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) are excited to announce the newest update to the critically-acclaimed Battle Academy, which adds a host of new features and fixes, the biggest being the inclusion of the multiplayer force selection battles to make combat between human opponents a bit more interesting!
Posted: 13 MAR 2012
Slitherine and Matrix Games are happy to release the comprehensive 1.8.0 update for the Battle Academy series. The update includes a number of bug fixes and optimizations, as well as the addition of cross-platform support for those using the iPad version releasing on the 14th of March. The update comes just in time for the release of the iPad version of Battle Academy, marking the first foray into portable gaming for the franchise.
Posted: 19 JAN 2012
Well over a year after release Battle Academy remains a favorite among modders!
Slitherine and Matrix Games are proud recognize the lively and active Battle Academy modding community for their continued support of this revolutionary WWII strategy game and for giving gamers tons of extra content to enjoy!
Posted: 16 JAN 2012
Some tweaks, changes, and unit balancing to get this hailed title ready for the Operation Sealion release!
Slitherine and Matrix Games are happy to release the comprehensive 1.7.0 update for the Battle Academy series. The update includes a sizeable list of minor bug fixes and some other optimizations plus a bunch of unit balance changes. The update comes just before the highly anticipated release of Battle Academy – Operation Sealion, the latest exciting expansion to the series that lets the player battle over the supremacy of Britain by embarking on the hypothetical German invasion plan called Operation Sealion!
Posted: 6 SEP 2011
Award winning strategy title and flagship product of Slitherine Ltd’s. internal development team, BBC Battlefield Academy is renamed.
Originally launched in August 2010, the game was immediately proclaimed by both critics and players as one of the most innovative and enjoyable strategy games of the year for novices and grognards alike. The product was originally scheduled to have a number of add-ons and platform adaptations, but these have been held back after allegations of copyright infringement was initiated by Electronic Arts.
Posted: 22 OCT 2010
Slitherine's New War Front is Open
Slitherine and Matrix Games officially announce a brand new add-on for award winning turn-based strategy game Battlefield Academy at Spiel 2010, the most visited games show in Europe.
After taking the wargaming market by storm with its revolutionary fast paced gameplay system, Battlefield Academy is back with this amazing add-on pack. Players will be able to take command of German forces and lead them to the conquest of Paris.
Posted: 21 OCT 2010
A host of new operational features
Revolutionary turn-based strategy game Battlefield Academy is updated. Again!
After loads of feedback from players, hundreds of forum threads, and thousands of games played, Battlefield Academy gets a major update. With proof of its constant dedication to improving its games and listening to what players have to say, Slitherine’s development team has worked hard on the game to make a great game even better, with a host of news features, units and missions added after release and more to come in the near feature.
Posted: 27 AUG 2010
New patch adds maps and units for endless fun
Slitherine has just release a new patch for it’s recently released hit Battlefield Academy. The patch is available through the in-game auto updater and contains a host of new maps and units, which take the game to the next level. Iain McNeil, development director of Slitherine, said: ‘We are committed to supporting Battlefield Academy over the long term as we definitely feel the game deserves a lot of attention. We are willing to make this game an evolving project, with the contribution of the community. That is why we already started including suggestions from the players in this patch and we will keep doing this in the future”.
Posted: 24 AUG 2010
Field Maneuvers Episode 2
Slitherine has just launched a new video for Battlefield Academy. This is the second in a series of battlefield maneuvers videos using the game engine.
Posted: 14 AUG 2010
Hotseat play, tweaks and fixes – plus 4 new maps ready for download!
Matrix Games and Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) are thrilled to release the comprehensive 1.3.5 update for their new hit World War II tactical game, Battlefield Academy. The update comes with a pack of new maps, two single player survival maps and two multiplayer maps, in addition to plenty of new tweaks and improvements. Battlefield Academy now sports two new features: hotseat multiplayer
, and unlimited zoom capabilities on the battle map! The update and new maps are available via the automatic updater function in the Battlefield Academy launch menu.
Inspired by an original online game concept devised by the BBC © BBC 2004, Battlefield Academy uses the BBC logo under licence from BBC commercial licensing. It does not relate to any current BBC programming.
Posted: 5 AUG 2010
Revolutionary turn-based strategy game now available for download
It is finally here. Long anticipated turn-based strategy game Battlefield Academy is now available for download from Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) and Matrix Games (www.matrixgames.com) online stores.
Posted: 13 JUL 2010
Field Maneuvers Episode 1 Now Available
Slitherine has just launched a video for Battlefield Academy. This is the first in a series of battlefield maneuvers videos using the game engine.
Posted: 1 JUL 2010
A turn-based strategy game like no other will be landing soon at the Slitherine and Matrix Games store.
Approachable, absorbing and visually impressive yet detailed, Battlefield Academy aims to revolutionise the strategy games market with a blend of intuitive design and compelling game play driven by cutting edge technical innovation.
Release Date: 5 AUG 2010
Language: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian
Turns: Turn-Based IGOUGO
Period: World War II
Gamer's Hall Gold Award
Release Date: 17 JAN 2012
It is September 1940, and the Germans launch their invasion of Britain. In this fictional "What If?" Campaign , you command the Home Guard's desperate counterattacks against German glider troops and the tenacious defense of the South Coast Sea Front. Mount "Butcher and Bolt" missions with the clandestine Auxiliary Units or land coastal raiders from Motor Gun Boats. Can you hold back the might of Operation Sealion?