Avis aux amateurs de bons STR, le nouveau jeu des parisiens d’Eugen Systems, à qui l’on doit déjà Act of War, RUSE ou encore la série Wargame European Escalation / Airland Battle, est disponible depuis avant-hier.
Avec Steel Division le studio emmène cette fois le joueur en voyage dans l’enfer du bocage normand de 1944, le tout superbement représenté graphiquement grâce au moteur Iriszoom. Moteur qui permet de parcourir le champ de bataille aussi bien au milieu des tirs depuis le plancher des vaches, que depuis le ciel pour avoir la hauteur nécessaire à une meilleure vision tactique des différentes situations.
D-Day for Steel Division: Normandy 44, Launching Today
Eugen Systems and Paradox are Locked and Loaded with their Newest Bombshell
STOCKHOLM – May 23, 2017 – Paradox Interactive, a publisher known for shooting from the hip, today released Steel Division: Normandy 44, a tactical real-time strategy (RTS) game from Eugen Systems, for Windows PCs. Steel Division: Normandy 44, made by the creators of Wargame and R.U.S.E, welcomes players to the world of 1944 World War II-era warfare with detailed and historically accurate weapons, tanks and troops. Players must use their tactical know-how to outmaneuver and outgun the enemy in big multiplayer battles, or go it alone in a hardcore single-player campaign.
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Lead legendary divisions from six different countries, such as the American 101st Airborne, the German Armored 21st Panzer, or the 3rd Canadian Division, all based on their actions and capabilities during the invasion of Normandy in 1944. Take command of over 400 units armed to the teeth with historically accurate weaponry. Maneuver your troops and push the front line against the enemy in multiplayer battles that feature ranked matches of up to 10-vs-10. Coordinate your selections of infantry, tanks and aircraft to create the ultimate military force and counter the enemy’s units.
Your war chest of features include:
- Real-world Tactics: Battles accurately reflect the movement of real-world armies with different units that unlock over time. A dynamic front line illustrates the ebb and flow of the conflict as you strategically corner your opponent’s infantry to gain the advantage and force a retreat, or fall back to regroup.
- Deep Strategy: Players have control over everything from battlegroups to troop positioning and maneuvering — winning battles will call for more than just brute force, requiring real cunning and strategy. Each lost unit presents a growing tactical advantage for your opponent, and players will need to fight to gain — and keep — the upper hand.
- Real-world Setting: Seamlessly control a tactical aerial view to monitor your armies down to a single unit using the latest version of Eugen’s IRISZOOM engine. With 400 different real-world vehicles and units designed with careful detail, Steel Division boasts textbook-ready historical accuracy including maps based on actual aerial reconnaissance photos of Normandy in 1944.
For more information on Steel Division: Normandy 44, please visit https://www.paradoxplaza.com/steel-division-normandy-44.
Paradox Interactive is a leading global publisher of strategy games for PC. The world-renowned strategy catalog stretches back to 1999, and the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe.
The publisher’s steadily-growing portfolio includes firmly established PC franchises such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis, Cities: Skylines, Crusader Kings, Magicka and the Hearts of Iron series created by Paradox Development Studio and a network of partner studios.