In Squad Assault: West Front; you command troops in both the Allied and German Armies of the West Front of World War II in an immersive full 3D continuous time environment. Squad Assault: West Front features detailed models for all the major armies that fought in France in 1944; including American; German; British; Canadian and Free French.
For those who prefer traditional turn-oriented play a user defined auto-pause feature for order entry and battlefield assessment allows for a more thoughtful game. A 2D overhead map view with order entry is also available for those who prefer to see the battle from above.
Once the battle starts the virtual soldiers you command respond with real reactions to the combat situations around them. This psychological modeling combines with unsurpassed detail in terrain weather weapons vehicles and armor penetration to make Squad Assault: West Front a riveting recreation of World War II tactical combat. Multiplayer options for head to head play via TCP/IP/LAN are included.
- Continuous time and timed play World War II 3D strategy game.
- User defined auto-pause.
- Company level tactical setting with the emphasis on small unit tactics.
- Detailed combat system.
- Detailed armor model.
- Detailed psychological model.
- Detailed terrain model based on topographic maps of the real terrain.
- Multiplayer action for head-to-head play.
- Historical and hypothetical scenarios.
- Operations and dynamic campaigns allow long replayability.
- Scenario editor.
- Ships with easy to use Modinstaller–let’s you swap mods with a mouse click.