Back to News Listing Battle Academy Operation Sealion Is Announced and Ready for Beta Testers!

Posted: Thursday, October 06, 2011 by Sean Drummy

Type: Press Release

Storm across the English Channel and tackle the latest expansion in this award-winning series!

Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) and Matrix Games are thrilled to announce Battle Academy – Operation Sealion, the latest expansion to their highly praised WWII tactical game series, Battle Academy. The expansion chronicles the hypothetical German invasion of Great Britain and comes packed with new features and content.

Operation Sealion is nearing completion but still needs a little help from the community first. Slitherine and Matrix Games are currently looking for beta testers to help make the expansion just as successful as the previous two. If you’d like to sign up for the beta, head to Slitherine’s beta signup page and submit your application!

About Battle Academy – Operation Sealion

It is September 1940, and the Germans launch their invasion of Britain. In this fictional "What If?" Campaign , you command the Home Guard's desperate counterattacks against German glider troops and the tenacious defence of the South Coast Sea Front. Mount "Butcher and Bolt" missions with the clandestine Auxiliary Units or land coastal raiders from Motor Gun Boats. Can you hold back the might of Operation Sealion?


  • New British Units - Homeguard, Sticky Bombers, Guy Armoured Car, MkVI Light Tank, A10 and A13 Cruiser tanks, 4inch Gun Lorry, Armadillo Armoured truck, Boyes Rifle Carrier, Auxilliary Unit Commandos and snipers, and Motor Gun Boats
  • Ten varied single player missions - new "silent kill" attacks allow for clandestine stealth missions, while naval units allow raiders to be transported around coastal maps.
  • New 1940s British Terrain and Building set, complete with red postboxes and telephone kiosks.

Operation Sealionis and add on for BattleAcademy and requires Battle Academy to be played.

Get more information on Battle Academy – Operation Sealion from its official product page.

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