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Field of Glory

Product Info

Command mighty armies and claim victory on the Field of Glory!

Based on Slitherine’s popular tabletop wargaming system by the same name, Field of Glory now comes to the PC in a faithful adaptation of this acclaimed miniatures wargame!  Without the calculations and measurements required for a tabletop game of Field of Glory, the PC version accurately represents ancient combat where you make the important and fun decisions on the battlefield.  In this release, march mighty legions across famous ancient battlegrounds from Zama in North Africa to the battles of Boudicca’s revolt in Britain. Later releases will expand to new periods and new areas of the ancient and medieval world.  Field of Glory sports an easy to use interface with a focus on having fun in ancient combat. Field of Glory also includes a map-maker and scenario-creator which are just as easy to command as your soldiers are on the battlefield, as well as excellent multi-player support.

 

Be sure to check out the many

Field of Glory expansions as well!

Software.Informer Editor's pick award

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Features

  • Game play that allows key decisions to decide the results of historical battles.
  • Detailed and accurate depiction of ancient warfare (combat mechanics, leaders, morale).
  • Single and 2 player head to head modes as well with an internet based multi-player system.
  • 18 battles of varying size.
  • Play as Achaean League, Carthage, Caledonians, Gaul, Germanic Tribes, Macedonians, Spartacus Slave Revolt, Romans or even Romans vs. Romans at Pharsalus.
  • Comprehensive scenario builder is included.
  • There are graphics for 11 different terrain types with western European and arid settings.
  • 141 different battle group types with the system with almost limitless ability to modify their individual behavior in the game.

View AllReviews - From the Press

Review on Armchair General
88% - Fun, fast, and smooth game play. Great multi-player feature.

Review on Tea Leaves
If you love strategy games, and you love games themed on ancient warfare, you must buy this game.

Review on DigitallyDownloaded.net
4/5 - The prefect travel companion for strategy buffs, who quite obviously cant carry their miniature armies around.

Details


Field of Glory

Release Date: 30 NOV 2009

Platform: PC
Language: English, German, Italian
Genre: Tactical
Turns: Turn-Based IGOUGO
Complexity: Basic
Period: Ancients


Developer
Slitherine



Product Specs

  • Theatre: Western Europe
  • Unit Scale: Squad
  • Players: 1-2
  • AI: Yes
  • PBEM: Server Based
  • File Size: 120mb
  • Download Time:
  • - 56K Modem: 4hr 45min
  • - DSL or Satelite: 15min
  • - High Speed: 3min
  • Version: 1.0.1
  • Manual: PDF E-Book, Online
  • Editor: Yes

Product Requirements :
    Minimum:
    1.6 GHz CPU
    512Mb RAM
    Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7
    256 MB available hard disk space
    Integrated Graphics Card supporting OpenGL 1.1.
    Screen Resolution 1024 x 600

    Recommended:
    1.8 GHz CPU or better
    1GB RAM or more
    Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7
    256 MB or more available hard disk space
    Discrete graphics card with at least 128MB video RAM supporting OpenGL 1.1.
    Screen Resolution 1280 x 800 or higher

Awards


War-Hist Wargame of the Year - Bronze


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Digital Express Edition: This edition comes with a full color printed box, full color printed CD (with your order number and serial number printed on it) and a PDF E-Book indexed manual.
Standard Edition: This edition comes with a full color printed box, full color printed CD (with your order number and serial number printed on it), a Printed grayscale manual and a PDF E-Book indexed manual.
Collector's Edition: This edition comes with a full color printed box, full color printed CD (with your order number and serial number printed on it), a Printed full color manual and a PDF E-Book indexed manual.