Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific U-Boat Missions

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Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific U-Boat Missions
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Developer(s) Ubisoft Romania
Publisher(s) Ubisoft
Designer(s) Dan Dimitrescu, Tudor Serban
Series Silent Hunter series
Platform(s) Windows
Release date(s)
  • PAL February 29, 2008
  • NA March 24, 2008
Genre(s) Submarine simulator expansion pack
Mode(s) Single player, Multiplayer

Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific U-Boat Missions is a computer submarine simulation add on expansion pack for Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific developed by Ubisoft Romania and published by Ubisoft in 2008. It places the player in command of a German submarine during World War II and focuses on the German U-boat campaign in the Pacific theater mainly in the Indian Ocean (the Monsun Gruppe). The game allows players a variety of play modes including career, single war patrol, including assisted battles/engagements and single battle engagements.

Gameplay features[edit]

With the arrival of the German campaign in U-Boat Missions, players gain control over additional strategic resources other than their own submarines.[1] These resources can be used towards the goal of sinking enemy shipping by either helping the player locate enemies – i.e. the scout planes – or by directly attacking them.[2] These strategic support features are available only for the new German campaign in U-Boat Missions.

The unlocking of these auxiliary units are based on the player’s rank, and the rank is achieved based on the number of successful patrols and renown that has been gained.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ubisoft Announces Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific U-Boat Missions Now Available For Download". IGN. March 24, 2008. Retrieved October 6, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b Bishop, Stuart (November 19, 2007). "Silent Hunter 4: U-Boat Missions - first screens". Retrieved October 6, 2015.