||  

  ||  

Back to News Listing Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris Is Updated

Posted: Thursday, September 09, 2010 by Sean Drummy

Type: Press Release

Many fixes and improvements ready for rapid deployment!

Matrix Games and VR Designs (www.vrdesigns.nl) are pleased to release the first official update for the recently released Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris. The v1.01 update is focused on maintenance and fixes most of the issues reported since release, including a few of crashes and campaign issues. Overall, this update tightens up and polishes the unique and addicting gameplay in this new wargame series and we recommend it to all owners of Decisive Campaigns: Warsaw to Paris.

Also don’t forget to check out these two recent articles on Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris: an After Action Report and Developer’s Notes, both available on The Wargamer.

David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said “In getting this update out right away, VR Designs has done a great job of rapidly responding to customer feedback.  Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris is already a fan favorite but this, and all subsequent updates, will no doubt improve on what is rapidly becoming a titan of operational-level wargames!”

The development team behind the award-winning game Advanced Tactics: World War II is back with a new and improved game engine that focuses on the decisive early days of World War II! Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris is the first in an innovative series of operational World War II wargames that also include a strategic element.  The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris simulates Germany’s military successes in Poland and France in 1939 and 1940 (including also a hypothetical “Sea Lion” invasion of Great Britain if you do well enough).

Well researched and packed with depth, including detailed unit data down to the squad and vehicle level and historically realistic combined arms gameplay, The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris also features an easy-to-learn interface and a ferocious AI.  Before each campaign, players choose actions and options at a strategic level which can have far-reaching effects on how the actual battle unfolds, with many plausible hypothetical outcomes. 

Once in the battle, players move regiments and divisions, coordinate attacks and manage logistics in what we feel is the definitive game on the campaigns of the early Blitzkrieg. There are also unique actions for individual historical generals to give a particular objective or front the extra needed push to victory.  Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris also includes a unique multiplayer feature where players can split up Axis or Allied armies between several people to add an added level of realism and cooperation!

Get the update here. This update is comprehensive and will bring all previous versions of the game to version 1.01.

More Info

Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris

  ( Views : 4840 )


In Other News..

Battle of the Bulge Twitch Stream!

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Are you impatient to challenge yourself  with the new upcoming version of Battle of the Bulge? You can fight the waiting following us today on Twitch!

The Stream will start at 20:00 CEST / 18:00 UTC / 2:00 PM EDT on our official Twitch Channel!

Battle of the Bulge is a fast-paced WW2 game, providing an immersive experience on a tactical/operational level, by putting the player in command of the Allies or the German forces fighting each other in several scenarios in one of the most brutal and wild environments of Western Europe: the snow-covered forest of the Ardennes!

Read more...

War in the West: Operation Torch gets a release date!

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Gary Grigsby’s War in the West is unprecedented in its historical depth, detail and scope among computer wargames that depict the entire Western Front of World War II both on land and in the air.  War in the West is a “monster game” by any measure, but retains the ease of play that made its predecessor, War in the East, a classic.

Nevertheless, 2by3 Games has not been resting on their laurels. The team was eager to add more material and many improvements to the game. The result of all these efforts is Operation Torch, a stunning expansion that covers not only the eponymous operation by the combined forces of the Western Allies against the Afrika Korps after El Alamein, but also much more!

Read more...

Battle of the Bulge is back!

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

A new dawn for Shenandoah! The studio has been working hard for months on many projects, both announced and unannounced and today is proud to announce the first stepping-stone of this quiet revolution!

A new version of the first classic game released by Shenandoah Studio, Battle of the Bulge, is coming to PC, iPhone, iPad and Mac and it will be available on September 17th!

The game engine was ported to a different technology in order to support more platforms and expand Shenandoah’s legacy into the future. There are also numerous improvements to the game including a much improved AI opponent.  

Now players will be able to play multiplayer matches across different platforms, using proprietary PBEM++ system and participate in official tournaments, using the new tournaments system recently launched by Slitherine last month.

Read more...

Close Combat: Gateway to Caen gets 50 percent of discount!

Friday, August 21, 2015

Tactical command at its finest with Close Combat: Gateway to Caen!

Take control of squad-size groups and lead them into the hard fights of Operation Epsom, in which the British troops forced the Germans to thrown all of their best divisions in that sector to stop the Allies advancing to Caen!

Small arms, mortars, machine guns, armored cars, Churchills, Cromwells, Fireflys, Shermans, Stuarts, Panthers, Tigers, Stugs, Mk.IVs ... all of this - and more! – are at your disposition during this weekend at a 50% discount!

Read more...

Order of Battle: Pacific Custom Scenarios!

Friday, August 21, 2015

It’s time to return to the Pacific Theatre!

Take a look at this bunch of detailed multiplayer map scenarios for Order of Battle: Pacific made by Erik Nygaard (great work Erik)!

They feature a lot of historical and hypothetical operations included CORAL SEA (1942), EASTERN SOLOMONS (1942), GUADALCANAL (1942), MIDWAY (1942), SAIPAN (1944), and more!

Please follow this link to see the entire list at your disposal!

Get more information about Order of Battle: Pacific from its official Product Page

Read more...

Close Combat: Gateway to Caen gets a Twitch Stream!

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Agrippa Maxentius is returning to the Western Front and he is impatient to fight!

Follow him today  20th August on our official Twitch Channel at 20:00 CEST / 18:00 UTC / 2:00 PM EDT!

Be prepared to see ferocious close quarter fights in the once quiet French countryside!

Ger more information about the game here

Read more...

Barbarossa Decisive Campaigns Beta Call!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

On 22nd June 1941 the German Invasion of  Soviet Russia began. Over 4 million Axis soldiers and 600,000 vehicles were involved in the Operation Barbarossa, probably the biggest large-scale invasion of the War.

The destiny of Europe lies on  3,000-kilometer of frontline.

Masterminds behind the stunning  wargames The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris and Case Blue are proud to announce the development of their third chapter in the Decisive Campaigns series: Barbarossa: Decisive Campaigns!

Set during the entire Operation Barbarossa the game features a deep and detailed chain of command, with which you are forced to work with. Refusing to follow an insane order could mean the end of your military career...

Read more...