PR: FOR LIBERTY! New screenshots!
In less than a month, on July 4th, Battlefront.com and Hussar Games will be releasing the strategy game For Liberty! allowing players to fight for liberty in the American Revolutionary War 1775-1783 and the Hungarian Wars of Independence in Europe, 1703-1711.
Leading up to this event, Battlefront has just released a dozen new screenshots from the current beta build of For Liberty!
FOR LIBERTY! – GAME FEATURES
â€¢Â Two theatres of operation: East Coast of North America and the Carpatian Basin in Central Europe.
â€¢Â Two large had-painted, then 3D rendered maps with more than 3000 hexes each.
â€¢Â 20 minutes of music for each map.
â€¢Â Turn based gameplay both on the strategic and tactical level.
â€¢Â Management of 6 resources: recruits, horses, muskets, cannons, money and supply.
â€¢Â Influence points can be used to affect political decisions.
â€¢Â 400 historical leaders in 3 ranks.
â€¢Â Leaders can have up to 3 special abilities out of 16.
â€¢Â 16 types of units, eg: dragoon, infantry, riflemen, militia, indians, hussars, etc.
â€¢Â All units are rendered in 3D and have their own authentic uniforms. There are more than 2000 unit animations in the game!
â€¢Â 8 campaigns, 4 for each theater.
â€¢Â 3 kind of multiplayer capability: hot-seat, PBEM and TCP/IP.
â€¢Â 3 difficulty settings
â€¢Â 7 stances on the strategic map: defense, attack, rest, siege, retreat, routed and training.
â€¢Â 4 kind of formations on the tactical map: skirmish, column, line and routed.
â€¢Â Simple ruleset for new players and advanced ruleset for veterans.
â€¢Â Realistic depiction of battles and campaigns, units will not fight to the last man, you win battles by routing the enemy army from the field.
â€¢Â Lots of random events: pirates, epidemic, betrayal, fires and many others.
â€¢Â Towns can be pillaged to gain supply but you lose production for a few months.
â€¢Â Based on 1 full year of historical research.
â€¢Â Campaign editor to create user campaigns
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By the way, the prequel to For Liberty! – the game 1848 about the Hungarian RakocziÂ Wars, is available as a free full version download directly from www.battlefront.com.