Across The Rhine (PC, CD-ROM) Microprose - 1995 USA, Canada Release

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Across The Rhine
Packaging cover Across The Rhine.
Product ID 19703-37312
Product UPC 019703373120
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1995
Publisher(s) Microprose
Category(s) Entertainment, Simulation, Wargame, World War II Wargame
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

1944-1945 Armored combat in Western Europe.
The M4 Sherman and the M18 Hellcat. The Tigers of the Reich. These tanks rocked Europe from D-Day to the fall of Berlin. Inside one of these steel beasts, you'll feel the same gut-wrenching tension World War II tank commanders experienced.

This is real heavy metal!
Command your combined armed forces as they fight over the expanses of a World War II battlefield. Or, jump into any tank for a first person, close range firefight where the action is fast and deadly.

You're in charge!
Control a single platoon, a company or an entire battalion with complete operational command. Become part of legendary units like the American 4th, 7th or 10th Armored Divisions- or the German 11th, 166th or Panzer Lehr Divisions. You choose.

Hell of wheels!
Startling 3-D graphics and detailed in-tank controls bring these armored juggernauts to life. An advanced topographical system lets you experience every jarring shock as you smash across Western Europe's war-torn landscape. Follow your unit in historically accurate combat scenarios.

Special bonus CD!
The Across The Rhine Windows video is more than 40 minutes of archival film footage and maps that take you through the great armored battles following the D-Day invasion. Created by award-winning documentary producer Lou Reda, the video adds an interactive, multimedia presentation that punctuates the game's historic authenticity.

  • Complete operational command of a tank platoon, a company, or an entire battalion.
  • Choose which side you'll fight on and the tanks to fight in.
  • Pull-down menus and point-and-click functions make battle tactics easy.
  • Historically accurate World War II tank combat scenarios.

Primary technical consultant, Albin F. Irzyk, Brigadier General USA (Ret.); Commanding Officer 8th Tank Battalion, 4th Armored Division during World War II, part of General George S. Patton's 3rd Army.

System Requirements

Required CPU 486-33
Required RAM 4MB
Req. Hard Drive 20MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 2X
Recommend RAM 8MB
Supported Audio SoundBlaster
SoundBlaster Pro
SoundBlaster 16
SoundBlaster AWE32
ProAudio Spectrum
Roland MT-32
Roland CM-32L
Roland LAPC-1
Roland RAP-10
Covox Sound Master II
Ensoniq Soundscape
Gravis UltraSound
MPU-401 General MIDI
Supported Video SVGA

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Across The Rhine. Retail Box back Across The Rhine.



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