Clash of Steel

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Clash of Steel
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Developer(s) Strategic Simulations
Publisher(s) Strategic Simulations
Platform(s) DOS
Release date(s) INT 1993
Genre(s) Strategy game
Mode(s) Single-player

Clash of Steel is a grand strategy computer game released in 1993 by Strategic Simulations Inc. (SSI) for DOS. It covers the World War II in Europe on a grand strategic scale between 1939 and 1945. Three major powers are playable: Germany (Axis), the Allies and the Soviet Union. In the game each player in charge of his chosen major power and its land, air and naval forces. Each player also controls production and research of military equipment.

This game contains a number of bugs that were fixed in the follow-up game, Clash of Steel: Future Edition. Buyers of the original version were given a discount when upgrading to Future Edition.[citation needed]


A 1993 Computer Gaming World survey of wargames gave Clash of Steel four-plus stars out of five, calling it "strategic and eminently playable ... everything that Storm Across Europe should have been and wasn't".[1]


  1. ^ Brooks, M. Evan (1993-09). "Brooks' Book of Wargames: 1900-1950, A-P". Computer Gaming World. p. 118. Retrieved 30 July 2014.  Check date values in: |date= (help)

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