This hefty new update includes plenty of new units both on the ground and in the air in addition a number of other tweaks and AI improvements.
Most significantly, infantry and vehicles for both the US Marine Corps and the UK Army have been added to the force pool! Also, plenty of new air assets both for the US and Opfor have been added, including: Mi-24, Ka-50 Hokum, British Tornado, Eurofighter Typhoon and Eurocopter Tiger. There are lots of shiny new pieces of equipment to command and destroy!
Offering the tactical real time intensity found in the original World War II Close Combat titles blended with modern weaponry and real-world as well as hypothetical conflicts, Close Combat – Modern Tactics is an exciting and innovative new addition to the Close Combat series that still holds the addicting appeal of its predecessors.
Close Combat: Modern Tactics combines classic top down real time tactical warfare with the excitement of multiplayer head to head gaming. Developed from the US Marines training simulation, Close Combat: Marines, you get to take command of all types of modern battlefield weaponry including Abrams tanks and Soviet-made RPGs as well as air, helicopter and artillery support. This is serious gaming at its best.
You take command of modern US forces or various opposition forces in one of 25 scenarios included with the release. Engage in combat with up to 5 players per side and participate in intense head to head battles using Modern Era weaponry and equipment on gorgeous hand-drawn maps measuring from 1km square to giant 4km x 1km maps. Fight on hypothetical battlefields ranging in style from backwoods America to the streets of Iraq and the former Soviet republics. You face all the enemy can throw at you in a series of immersive, action-packed engagements that will test your tactical abilities! Air and artillery support are on-call but the final objective can only be secured by Close Combat. You are in command!
- Based on Close Combat Marines, which is used as a USMC training simulation
- Gorgeous hand-drawn 1km square to 1x4km maps
- Comes with 25 Modern scenarios based on real-world and hypothetical conflicts
- Realistic soldier psychological profiles during combat
- Mount and Dismount specialized vehicles with infantry units
- Close air support and direct and indirect fires.
- Ability to protect your men in buildings, bunkers, and trenches.
- Includes specialized squads, weapons, soldier types, attack aircraft & artillery.
- Designed to be easily moddable to provide years of additional gaming excitement.
- Adjustable game speed scroll speed and sound volume.
- Multiple nationalities with varying capabilities available to both sides.
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