Men of War: Red Tide

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Men of War: Red Tide
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Developer(s) Best Way
Digitalmindsoft
Publisher(s) 1C Company
505 Games
Aspyr Media
Series Men of War
Engine GEM 2 Engine
Platform(s) Cloud (OnLive)
Microsoft Windows
Release date(s) November 1, 2009
Genre(s) Real-time strategy and real-time tactics
Mode(s) Single-player
Distribution DVD

Men of War: Red Tide (Russian: Черные бушлаты) is a real-time strategy and real-time tactics video game and the sequel to the game Men of War, developed in partnership with Best Way by Digitalmindsoft and published by 1C Company. Game concept and scenario are elaborated by Alexander Zorich, modern Russian writer and scenarist. The game's single player focuses on the Soviet Naval Infantry of the Black Sea Fleet. The arsenals of two more countries, Italy and Romania, are also introduced to the series.

Reception[edit]

Men of War : Red Tide has received mixed reviews. It received a Metacritic score of 74 based on seven reviews.[1] Absolute Games gave the game a score of 75, stating that "A good single-player campaign is a rarity these days".[2] GameShark gave it a score of 50, stating that while the "solo game is decent", it loses its edge without the multiplayer ability.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Men of War: Red Tide". Metacritic. Retrieved February 14, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Чёрные бушлаты (Men of War: Red Tide)". Absolute Games (in Russian). Retrieved February 14, 2010. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Men of War: Red Tide Review". GameShark. Retrieved February 14, 2010. [dead link]

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