Back to News Listing New Update for Napoleon in Italy

Posted: Monday, March 02, 2009 by Sean Drummy

Type: Press Release

Another fresh update headed for the Italian front!

Matrix Games and Hussar Games (www.hussargames.com) are pleased to announce the release of the comprehensive 1.1 update for Napoleon in Italy. The new update brings a small number of fixes and AI improvements in a variety of areas including sieges and objective selection.


David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said “This latest update adds some polish to a well-crafted title based on a less noted but still fascinating chapter in Napoleon’s meteoric rise to power.”


Lead the young Napoleon's French Army on his first campaign against the Austrians and Piedmontese in Northern Italy or try to stop Napoleon’s dedicated army and tactical brilliance with the mighty allied army of Austria.  Experience a great interface and addicting gameplay in this realistically modeled game of Napoleonic combat.


Units and armies have various attributes like morale, experience, unit cohesion and supply to reflect the realities of historical operational combat in the Napoleonic era.  Leaders are rated for Attack, Defense and Initiative as well as many special abilities designed to reflect the unique historical abilities of each commander.  A realistic unit replacement system and historical siege and tactical battle rules bring the ultimate in turn-based game play set at the end of the 18th century.


Get the update here. This update is comprehensive and will bring any previous version of the game to version 1.1.

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