Arlington , VT , June 15 th, 2011– Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and VR Designs ( www.vrdesigns.nl) are pleased to announce the release of the comprehensive 2.05 update for their new strategy game release, Advanced Tactics: Gold. The new update includes new cavalry units, another level of AI opponents, more variety in random map choices, and overlays for scenario design. In addition, the update also adjusts some production and fuel costs, and fixes a number of bugs.
To mark the release of the game there are a pack of new screenshots now out that show off some of the exciting new features in the update! Also, did you know Advanced Tactics: Gold College was in session? Check out the strategy tips and hints VR Designs has been posting over at their website and sharpen your Advanced Tactics game!
David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said“The Advanced Tactics: Gold community is the lifeblood of the game and it is strong and vibrant! We’re proud to support our products so gamers can continue to enjoy them long after release and this update is a further step in that direction.”
Building off of the enormous success of Advanced Tactics: World War II, the Gold edition gives players a more powerful game editor, much improved random game engine, many new features and abilities, and more. Advanced Tactics: Gold also comes with an updated manual and ever-changing and expanding wiki, a freshly revamped scenario bank, new graphics throughout the game, more troop types, as well as some new scenarios. VR Designs has also been hard at working listening to player feedback, so Advanced Tactics: Gold also comes with many incremental changes and improvements based on community feedback!
But perhaps the most exciting feature in Advanced Tactics: Gold is the near limitless potential for replayability. The strong mod community will be able to create engaging, rich scenarios with the vastly improved editor, and players looking to hop straight into the action can enjoy a much improved random game experience that comes with many new rules, actions, and gameplay mechanics.
Owners of Advanced Tactics: World War II will receive a $15 discount off the price of Advanced Tactics: Gold ! Follow this link to obtain your discount code.
Just a few of the many features include:
- <*> Versatile Engine– The Advanced Tactics: Gold engine is capable of modeling a wide variety of warfare from historical and modern battles to science fiction conflicts and warring fantasy realms!*> <*> Improved Scenario Editor– The scenario editor is very powerful and allows the player to edit almost any aspect of the game in great detail.*> <*> Expanded Random Game Mode– Many new features and game mechanics like more unit types, unit fuel, climates and seasons, and more.*> <*> Many incremental improvements based on community feedback *> <*> A whole lot more! *>
ABOUT MATRIX GAMES
Matrix Games produces, markets and publishes historical wargames as well as other computer gaming products. Since 2000, Matrix Games has published over one hundred titles and several award-winning games, including Gary Grigsby’s War in the Pacific, Close Combat: The Longest Day, Harpoon 3 Advanced Naval Warfare, John Tiller’s Campaign Series, Conquest of the Aegean, Crown of Glory: Emperor’s Edition, Battles In Normandy and Norm Koger’s The Operational Art of War III. Matrix Games is based in Staten Island, New York. For more information, visit the Matrix Games website at www.matrixgames.com.