Theatre of War (video game)

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Theatre of War
Developer(s) 1C Company
Publisher(s) Battlefront.com
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows
Release date(s) April 19, 2007[1]
Genre(s) Strategy
Mode(s) Single player, multiplayer
Distribution DVD, Download

Theatre Of War is a real-time tactical strategy game centering on the decisive battles in the European Theatre of World War II 1939–1945. The game allows the player to control armed forces of France, Germany, Poland, The USSR, United Kingdom or the United States (combined in actual campaign) in over 40 missions.

The game was developed by 1C Company and released for purchase via the internet on April 19, 2007. It received two sequels, Theatre of War 2 and Theatre of War 3.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
Metacritic 66%[3]
Review scores
Publication Score
GameSpot 7.8/10[1]
IGN 7/10[2]

In a 1993 survey of pre 20th-century strategy games Computer Gaming World gave the game two-plus stars out of five, stating that despite its Super VGA graphics the game "takes the worst aspects of chess and wargaming and bundles them into a mediocre product".[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Todd, Brett (May 14, 2007). "Theatre of War Review -GameSpot". GameSpot. Retrieved 2008-09-09. 
  2. ^ Butts, Steve (May 16, 2007). "Theatre of War (PC) Review - IGN". IGN. Retrieved 2008-09-09. 
  3. ^ "Theatre of War Review - MetaCritic". Metacritic. Retrieved 2008-09-09. 
  4. ^ Brooks, M. Evan (1993-06). "An Annotated Listing of Pre-20th Century Wargames". Computer Gaming World. p. 136. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 

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