Matrix Games and Strategic Studies Group are pleased to announce that Battles in Normandy has been released for sale worldwide. Interested wargamers can purchase Battles in Normandy directly through the Matrix Games? online store.
Battles in Normandy is the next wargame in the award-winning Decisive Battles series from Strategic Studies Group, which includes The Ardennes Offensive, Korsun Pocket, and Across the Dnepr. Including a number of enhancements and scenarios for the full Normandy campaign, Battles in Normandy brings wargamers back to the western front with historical scenarios including two monster campaigns, and eight smaller historical scenarios, as well as a hypothetical scenario that models Rommel?s plan for a more aggressive defense.
Battles in Normandy is based on the design and engine that propelled Korsun Pocket to several outstanding "Wargame of the Year" reviews and awards in 2003. Battles in Normandy features a new Decisive Battles game engine with a host of special new rules for amphibious and airborne operations, plus a huge number of other enhancements.
New game engine with improved user interface
New A.I. system
New user friendly game and map editor
Multiple resolution support
Special rules for Amphibious and Airborne operations
Mulberries (Artificial Harbors)
Bridge building, minefield and strongpoint creation
New supply rules
New rules for anti-aircraft and anti-partisan operations
New options for hidden units
New rules for extended movement and refitting units
Extensive Rollover Help function
Auto email and security functions for PBEM games
Extensive Tournament and Handicapping options for PBEM games
Evolved Units can change their characteristics mid-game