8th March 2013 Letchworth UK
History® Legends of War has you assume the role of the famous General George Patton, in command of the US Third Army, during a crucial and pivotal period of WW2. As you transverse the Western European Theatre from the blood stained beaches of Normandy to the war torn streets of Berlin, you must successfully complete real, historical WW2 operations including, Operation Cobra, Operation Overlord, the Siege of Cherbourg, the Chambois Pocket and the Ardennes Counteroffensive .
There are many battles and missions along the way, but you’ll have 36 different types of units at your disposal to advance into enemy territory, all of which can be upgraded and improved as you progress.
You must take part in various actions, including attack, infiltrate, sabotage, defend strongholds, bomb areas, blow up tanks, rescue stranded allies, recover information and enter Berlin to overcome German troops and tip the war in favour of the allied forces!
Built especially for console, History® Legends of War features hours of in-depth gameplay, with a simple and intuitive control system, historical accuracy and a user-friendly HUD.
History® Legends of War is available today, 8th March 2013, for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 and Windows PC. It can be purchased here or at the following link:
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The Slitherine Group is the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital wargames and strategy games. Under the Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com ), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com ) and Ageod ( www.ageod.com ) brands it has published literally hundreds of games, with many award-winning titles in its portfolio and spanning all digital platforms, from home consoles to modern Smartphone’s and Tablets. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, board gaming and works with a wide array of key licensing partners, such as HISTORY®, MILITARY HISTORY®, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Buzz Aldrin Enterprises and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. Together the Group companies form the world’s largest organization specializing in this important and vibrant niche. The Slitherine Group’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in an ever expanding segment of the entertainment industry.