Great Battles of World War II: Stalingrad

Great Battles of World War II: Stalingrad

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 4 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    demo
  • Total Downloads:
    32,376
  • Date Added:
    February 17, 2005
  • File Size:
    330.9MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    21
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/2000/XP

Editors' Review

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With highly detailed graphics and emotionally charged music, this war epic still lacks a few elements to be considered a world-class game. Stalingrad puts you in the command of either a Red Army battalion or the German Wehrmacht over a series of missions, all faithfully recreated according to the real events which took place in the historical battle for Stalingrad in 1942. The interface is well conceived: every menu has its own background, filled with historically accurate objects such as field binoculars or a red star from a Soviet officer's hat. Images of troops, vehicles, buildings, and landscapes unfortunately look two-dimensional, and we were disappointed you can't zoom or rotate the camera during action. Still, we appreciate the level of detail in every part of the game. An especially nice touch of Stalingrad is the program automatically adjusts its speed to your computer's available memory resources. There is no game tutorial but a few help screens that in the end aren't very helpful--we couldn't get past the first challenge as we were still unfamiliar with the game's mechanics. Overall, the game's AI is substandard--troops suffer with this, and often can't reach destination points quickly enough because of bad path finding. What's more, the units are small and shoot too far, and are very difficult to see as they are the same color as many of the game's backgrounds. Serious war strategists may find Stalingrad attractive, but we feel this real-time strategy game may be too challenging for a broader gaming audience.
 
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User Reviews
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4 stars

"Good Game 2 play"

November 17, 2009  |  By murcelaoglp640

 |  Version: Great Battles of World War II: Stalingrad demo

Pros

nice graphics, good gameplay

FUN

Cons

unrealistic gameplay(the tanks can roll over the infantry with no damage done)

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2 stars

"Repeatation of Blitzkrieg"

March 08, 2005  |  By kaushikd12

 |  Version: Great Battles of World War II: Stalingrad demo

Pros

New Battles

Cons

A complete repeatation of blitzkrieg in Graphics, units, environment. Every thing intro to end of battle statistics is same. If one wants to play blitzkrieg once again with a new name he is most welcome to wait for it till december

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5 stars

"yeah youll love it"

March 05, 2005  |  By War Veteran

 |  Version: Great Battles of World War II: Stalingrad demo

Pros

it rules nuff said

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher 1C Company
Publisher web site http://int.games.1c.ru/
Release Date February 17, 2005
Date Added February 17, 2005
Version demo
Category
Category Games
Subcategory Real-Time Strategy Games
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Me, Windows, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Additional Requirements Windows 98/Me/2000/XP, 366MHz CPU, 64MB RAM
Download Information
File Size 330.9MB
File Name gbofwwii_stalingrad_demo.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 32,376
Downloads Last Week 21
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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