En prévision du prochain festival de démos Steam Next Fest, qui débutera le 21 février et se terminera le 28 suivant, le studio Panzer Division annonce que son prometteur wargame sera jouable à cette occasion. Wargame sur le thème des violents combats que se livrèrent les Alliés et l’Afrika Korps en 1941-42, en Afrique du nord, qui devraient offrir un gameplay fluide et très fouillé.
Voyez la vidéo suivante, ainsi que la chaîne YouTube du studio, pour vous faire une idée du contenu du jeu.
Cette démo permettra de se familiariser avec les mécanismes du jeu, ce via quatre scénarios, trois d’introduction puis le scénario complet First Alamein, et un accès au manuel.
Pour plus d’informations sur Attack at Dawn: North Africa, dont l’offensive commencera au printemps prochain, voyez cette page sur Steam ou le site du studio Panzer Division Games. A lire également dans nos dossiers cet article sur l’opération Battleaxe et notre interview.
Attack At Dawn offers you an Early Demo Key ahead of Steam Next Fest
Attack at Dawn: North Africa, the new unique mix of Real-Time and Operational warfare is getting closer to release.
A demo is available right now for you, and will be available for the general public in the Steam Next Fest starting on the 21st of February.
Are you ready for an operational strategy game that is finally easy to play and understand?
Check out the trailer
What is included in the Demo?
This demo aims to give the player an understanding of the game mechanics through 3 introductory tutorial scenarios and access to the complete manual.
There is also one complete scenario: First Alamein, the last stand of the British Army before Egypt, and a golden opportunity for the Germans to drive the British out of North Africa.
Can you outdo history?
What is the Attack at Dawn: North Africa experience?
Attack at Dawn is a WWII strategy game that mixes the ease of real-time action with the depth of operational gameplay, all on beautifully crafted North Africa maps. Plan your strategy like Rommel or Montgomery and better the real history.
A whole new strategic gameplay
Attack at Dawn: North Africa is a strategy game set in WW2 North African theatre. You will take command of battalions, brigades, divisions, and air wings.
You can play the game in either Real-Time or Turn-Based (WeGo) mode. These modes mimic the chaos and speed of mobile fighting in the desert. Add the fog of war to this scenario, and your experience of being in a Panzer Corps command vehicle is complete. The game will immerse you in one of the most intensive and nerve-wracking experiences of the Second World War.
We have designed all game maps and units to be easy to understand, uncluttered and informative.
Gone is the usual wargame buttons clutter fest. You can choose what your units will look like: top-view models or unit counters. With the ability to zoom out and see the entire battlefield in a glance, you will have the best possible situational awareness.
A huge historical undertaking
The game features campaigns and scenarios – both historical and hypothetical. They have been designed after in-depth research of the historical orders of battle and battle histories. Special attention was given to the composition of the armies, combat values of individual units, and overall authenticity of each scenario.
Attack at Dawn: North Africa features a large map, covering a distance of almost 2000 kilometers and you can use the Scenario Editor provided within the game to create your own scenarios anywhere on this large battleground. Starting at the bay of Sirte in Libya and spreading to Suez Canal in Egypt, the terrain varies between sea, desert, mountains, wadis, ports…
Panzer Division Games is an independent video game studio located in Split, Croatia. Its founder and chief designer Tomislav ?ip?i? is a lifelong hobby wargamer and game designer, best known for his award-winning tabletop wargame “Brotherhood & Unity”.
Panzer Division Games focuses on designing historically accurate, smart, and exciting games. The games are accessible, but also deep and challenging.