Civil War: The Game (PC, CD-ROM) Activision - 2002 USA, Canada Release
Civil War: The Game
|Category(s)||Entertainment, Simulation, Wargame, USA Civil War Wargame|
|Country of Origin||United States of America|
Description from the packaging.
The battle is on.
America's bloodiest war is underway. Carnage and chaos are everywhere and the destiny of a country is in your hands. Withering fire cuts down your best regiments. The screams of the wounded are deafening. You must rally the troops and counterattack. Your skills as a strategic thinker and a tactical commander will decide the outcome. It's up to you to preserve the Union or win independence for Dixie. Take command!
- Historically accurate uniforms and weaponry.
- Single player plus multiplayer by 'Hot Seat', LAN or Internet.
- Overview map to strategically place units and authentic 3D battlefield to command your troops in action.
- 'Change History' Challenge Mode: enter a real historical scenario as the side that lost and see if you can change history!
- 1 or 2 players!
- 1,000s of choices including: calvary, musketeers, riflemen, cannons, mortars, forts, generals, 3D battlefields and more!
- Reference section, including a Civil War timeline, historical documents, and 100s of real photographs.
Will your strategy rewrite American history?
The action and drama of the Civil War are brought to life in this action-packed game from The History Channel. The outcome of the war that divided the nation, split families and changed the course of American history is now up to you. Your skills as a strategic and tactical commander will determine which side prevails. Go with the blue or gray and let the battle begin!
- Command your troops in a daring cavalry charge engaging the enemy in a 'Battle to end all battles!'
- Dispatch caravans of troops to attack opposing strongholds and ruin the best laid battle plans!
- Vanquish the opposition with a devastating array of artillery force that will send the enemy 'running for their lives' and waving a white flag in defeat!
- Oversee all the action on the authentic 3D battlefield as the blue and gray square off in 'The greatest battle ever fought' on American soil!
- Defend and conquer the opposition with strategic deployment of your key units, timing, resource management and solid battle planning will propel you to victory!