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Blitzkrieg 2 Anthology Coming
Hoping to cater to battle strategy gamers, Ascaron Entertainment sent out word that it will release a Blitzkrieg 2 Anthology next month. The set includes Blitzkrieg 2 and its two expansions – Liberation and Fall of the Reich.
The original game let players command German, American and Russian WW2 armies, taking charge of more than 250 types of historically accurate units, including 60 types of ground infantry. There are over 80 missions and 15 multiplayer maps. The add-ons expand on this by offering two more campaigns, three major offensives and more.
Blitzkrieg 2 Expansion Announced
Expanding the Blitzkrieg series is CDV, who announced the first expansion to the historical RTS. Titled “Fall of the Reich”, the stand-alone expansion will be released this September.
Blitzkrieg 2: Fall of the Reich spans three major offensives from the final days of fighting on the Eastern front and covers both the Soviet and German campaigns in the long “Siege of Budapest,” “Fortress Kurland,” and the Soviet “Operation Bagration.” Sixteen historically based missions across 10 new maps will challenge beginning and veteran strategists as they try to either capture or defend the remnants of the German war machine during the final days of World War II in Europe.
Patches – Battlefield 2
An unofficial patch for Nival’s turn-based strategy title Hammer & Sickle has been released. The patch updates the game to v1.15 and addresses some outstanding issues with the game. Grab it from 3D Downloads, 3D Gamers, FileFront, Gamer’s Hell and Worthplaying. Nival has also released a v1.4 patch for Blitzkrieg 2, addressing a couple of bugs and balance changes in the WWII-strategy title.
Meanwhile, Steam News carries word that an update for Darwinia has been released via Valve’s broadband delivery service. The update adds difficulty settings, fixes a save game problem and updates the game’s German translation.
And finally, EA has released the much anticipated v1.21 patch for Battlefield 2, addressing a number of outstanding issues which are detailed here. Grab the full update from EA’s FTP server, 3D Gamers, AusGamers, FileFront, GameArena, Gameguru Mania, Gamer’s Hell, GameSpot, VGPRO, Worthplaying and Xtra Games.
The incremental patch can be grabbed from EA’s FTP server, 3D Downloads, 3D Gamers, AusGamers, FileFront, GameArena, Gameguru Mania, Gamer’s Hell, GameSpot, VGPRO, Worthplaying and Xtra Games.
As for the dedicated server – both Win32 and Linux versions can be downloaded off EA’s FTP server, 3D Gamers, Gameguru Mania, Gamer’s Hell and Worthplaying.