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Battles in Italy

Product News

Battles in Italy v1.02 Update Released

Posted: 15 JUL 2005

New Update Includes Secure PBEM Fix

Matrix Games and Strategic Studies Group (SSG) (www.ssg.com.au) are pleased to announce that a new v1.02 update is available for the latest game in the Decisive Battles Series, Battles in Italy.  Battles in Italy brings the award-winning series to three pivotal battles:  Sicily (Operation Husky), Salerno (Operation Avalanche), and the unfortunate Operation Shingle, the invasion at Anzio.

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Live Chat with Developers of Battles in Italy

Posted: 6 JUN 2005

June 9th 2005, 10:00 PM Eastern from the Matrix Games Chat Room

Matrix Games is very pleased to announce that a live chat with Gregor Whiley and other members of the SSG team will be taking place on June 9th 2005 at 10:00 PM Eastern Time from the Matrix Games Chat Room.  The chat is open to the general public and will be covering their most recent game, Battles in Italy, as well as other questions about SSG and what the future holds.  The chat is accessible through the Services section of the Matrix Games website or by clicking on Users in Chat on the main page.

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Win Free Games! Sign Up For The Battles In Italy Tournament!

Posted: 27 MAY 2005

Sponsored Play by E-mail Tournament Offers Gaming and Prizes Matrix Games and Strategic Studies Group (www.ssg.com.au) are pleased to announce the first sponsored tournament for the new release Battles In Italy.  All gamers are invited to compete for prizes totaling $200 in free games!

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Battles In Italy Patch Released!

Posted: 26 MAY 2005

Matrix Games and Strategic Studies Group today released a minor update for Battles In Italy. This v1.01 Update addresses an issue with the Allied AI in single player scenarios. All customers who have installed Battles In Italy v1.00 should upgrade to v1.01. The Update can be found through our Games area Battles In Italy page.

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Decisive Battles Goes to Italy: Battles in Italy Released

Posted: 25 MAY 2005

Award Winning Series Brings New Features in a New Location with Battles in Italy! Matrix Games and Strategic Studies Group (SSG) (www.ssg.com.au) are very pleased to announce that the next game in the Decisive Battles Series, Battles in Italy, is now available for purchase from the Matrix Games web store. Battles in Italy brings the award-winning series to three pivotal battles: Sicily (Operation Husky), Salerno (Operation Avalanche), and the unfortunate Operation Shingle, the invasion at Anzio.

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Battles in Italy Goes Gold!

Posted: 17 MAY 2005

Fourth Game in the Award-Winning Decisive Battles Series Goes Gold! Matrix Games and Strategic Studies Group (SSG) (www.ssg.com.au) are very pleased to announce that the next game in the Decisive Battles Series, Battles in Italy, has gone gold and is anticipated to be available to the public in late May via the Matrix Games Online Store. Battles in Italy brings the award-winning series to three pivotal battles: Sicily (Operation Husky), Salerno (Operation Avalanche), and the unfortunate Operation Shingle, the invasion at Anzio

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Details


Battles in Italy

Release Date: 25 MAY 2005

Platform: PC
Language: English
Genre: Operational
Turns: Turn-Based IGOUGO
Complexity: Intermediate
Period: World War II


Developer
Strategic Studies Group



Product Specs

  • Theatre: Western Europe
  • Unit Scale: Regiment
  • Turn Scale: 1 day
  • Players: 1-2
  • AI: Yes
  • PBEM: Yes
  • File Size: 254mb
  • Download Time:
  • - 56K Modem: 10hr 4min
  • - DSL or Satelite: 33min
  • - High Speed: 6min
  • Version: 1.00
  • Manual: PDF E-Book
  • Editor: Yes

Product Requirements :
    Windows 98 / 2000 / XP / Vista / 7
    Pentium II 600 MHz CPU
    256 MB RAM
    DirectX 8.1
    8 MB Video Card 16bit color
    Sound Card (DirectX 8 comp.)
    8x CD-ROM
    600 MB free Hard Disk space

Awards


Reader's Choice Award, Best Wargame


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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.