Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Men of war: Assault squad release date and beta

Collapse
X
Collapse

  • Men of War: Assault squad release date and beta


    By Press Release:

    Who: Leading Eastern and Central European publisher 1C Company
    What: Men of War: Assault Squad release date announced and Open Beta stage 2 launched
    When: Stage 2 is available immediately. Retail copies will be available February 25th
    Where: Men of War: Assault Squad will be available in major digital and retail shops everywhere.

    Men of War: Assault Squad Open Beta stage 2 is available from: http://store.steampowered.com/app/64000

    Men of War: Assault Squad Open Beta stage 2 introduces a new playable faction from the full game, the Soviet Union. There are also a variety of improvements in gameplay and balance.

    Men of War: Assault Squad Open Beta stage 2 is being distributed exclusively through Steam. Virtual generals will need to follow the link above and click on "Install Game" (a free Steam account is required). After that the game will be downloaded and added to your Steam library as well as a cd-key to play online.




    BACKGROUND INFORMATION

    Men of War: Assault Squad is a sequel to the critically acclaimed real-time tactics game Men of War. Assault Squad features a completely new cooperative skirmish game mode with access to five different nations (Russia, Germany, USA, Commonwealth and, for the first time ever in the Men of War series, Japan) as well as increased realism and accessibility. Like previous games in the series, Men of War: Assault Squad includes the unique "direct control" feature which enables players to maneuver units using standard "WASD" controls rather than pointing and clicking. PC Generals can get behind the controls of a tank to smash through obstacles, crush soldiers under its tracks and fire armor-piercing shells at enemy emplacements, or take control of individual soldiers as they fight.



    KEY FEATURES

    - Different historical settings and battlegrounds for every nation will ensure that each time players will face a variety of enemies and tactics
    - Unique hero units for every nation which have powerful abilities such as increasing units' firepower, boosting morale or providing other advantages to defeat the enemy against all odds.
    - Fantastic bonus abilities such as remote controlled bombs that can flatten entire residential blocks, airstrikes able to destroy incoming tank columns, special "For the Motherland!" charge attacks and many more
    - Improved and dynamic AI ensures that no two games will play out the same way, making each battle a new experience against an AI that really fights back
    - Choose from a variety of scenario locations ranging from Western Europe, to Eastern Europe, North Africa and the Pacific
    - The ability to play this new game mode with up to four friends in LAN or cooperative online play
    - New multiplayer maps and game settings
    - Improved multiplayer balancing to provide a more authentic use of equipment and vehicles
    - Overhauled infantry squads and the ability to buy individual soldiers to suit players' needs
    - Realistic weapon behavior and penetration values
    - A reworked artillery system that provides innovative assault and defense strategies
    - New types of ammunition that increase the depth of tank combat

    More information and press materials about Men of War: Assault Squad can be found at the game's official website:
    www.menofwargame.com/assault/

    • experiment626
      #11
      experiment626 commented
      Editing a comment
      Yeah...im no longer the new guy...bring beer guys!

    • UnDeaD
      #12
      UnDeaD commented
      Editing a comment
      Yep, this game is fantastic. They've also tried their best at crafting a more streamlined Men of War title. Assault Squad is a bit easier to get into, with the new control scheme setup, and a lot more information on all the units you can spawn.

      Feb 25th will be here soon.

    • UnDeaD
      #13
      UnDeaD commented
      Editing a comment
      Pre-purchasing now available on Steam. They have it for $34.99 USD, plus you get a free/gift-able copy of vanilla Men of War.
    Posting comments is disabled.

Latest Articles

Collapse

  • TacticalGamer SquadCast with OWI Devs Merlin & Drav
    Wicks
    TacticalGamer's very own DisposableHero and Jeepo sat down with Offworld Industries Developers Merlin and Drav this week to discuss OWI's Tactical Shooter "SQUAD".

    This is part 3 in the TG SquadCast series where we get behind the scenes and talk to the people responsible for creating SQUAD, the game currently taking TG by storm.

    02-23-2018, 01:47 PM
  • SQUAD: The return of the TacticalGamer Password Night
    Wicks



    Starting Friday 2nd February 2018 at 20:00 Hrs EST we see the return of TacticalGamer's famous Password Nights on the TG Squad Server.

    TG Password Nights are special events designed to bring out the absolute best in teamwork, leadership, tactics and coordinated play, showcasing the level of gameplay TG is famed for with an aim to elevate Squad to new levels and ensure everyone participating enjoys a fantastic evening of Squad in the best possible environment....
    01-25-2018, 02:30 PM
  • Squad: Free Weekend and 50% of Sale
    Wicks
    Starting Thursday November 9th at 10:00 AM PST Squad will be available for a Free Weekend on Steam.

    In addition Squad will be 50% off to purchase during this free weekend.



    Click here to go straight to the Squad Steam page.


    The perfect early Christmas gift for you or your friends.

    For more information and discussion about Squad check out the TacticalGamer.com Squad Forums and our Teamspeak and Discord Servers.
    ...
    11-09-2017, 11:58 AM
  • Squad: Operation Broken Axle Recap Video
    Wicks
    A cinematic recap of Operation Broken Axle hosted by TacticalGamer.com on October 27th, 2017.

    This was a 24 player event and this video is a combination of multiple admin cam and first person perspectives. Thanks to all those who participated, and a special thanks to those who submitted footage from the event making this video possible. We hope to see you at our next scenario event. Enjoy!

    |TG| Pro-Active Death
    ...
    11-05-2017, 09:28 AM
  • Squad: Operation Broken Axle
    Wicks

    TacticalGamer will be hosting it's first scenario based event for Squad on October 27th at 20:00 hrs Central Time


    Two teams of 12 will face off in the dusty streets of Sumari.

    The US are tasked with retrieving a vital logistics vehicle and returning it to US main base.

    Local Insurgents have been alerted to the precious cargo and are actively seeking to locate and destroy it.

    To complete their objectives the US team
    ...
    10-25-2017, 02:09 PM
  • Elite: Dangerous: 2.4 The Return AND BEYOND
    Wicks
    Elite: Dangerous: 2.4 The Return AND BEYOND

    by ScratchnSniff0

    Greetings Commanders!

    Today Frontier Developmentsb(here on referred to as FDEV) hosted the Frontier Expo 17, during which the relayed a lot of juicy news related to all their games that they are working on, including what is going on this year with ‘Elite: Dangerous.’

    Beyond

    FDEV called the last season of updates ‘Horizons,’ and they are calling this new year of updates...
    10-12-2017, 12:59 PM
Working...
X