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Posted on Oct 15, 2007 in Games PR

PR: Second Panzer Tactics DS Video Special Sighted!

Armchair General

Darmstadt, October 15th 2007 — "Panzer Tactics DS" is the first authentic, turn-based WWII strategy game for the Nintendo DSâ„¢ and wins major points for its tactical depth. In the second release in the "Producer in a Box" series the developers show the variety found in the game’s more than 150 different units and how they are controlled. The basic tips offered by Game Designer Christoph Quas from the Austrian development studio Sproing are not only valuable for the 30 nerve-wracking historical single-player missions, but are also important in multi-layer battles with up to four players.

The video is available for download immediately at:

In the coming weeks the next two videos will give an in-depth look at the special commando units and officers, and the game’s comprehensive multi-player modes."Panzer Tactics DS" is due to be released in the fourth quarter of 2007 exclusively for the Nintendo DSâ„¢.



1939: The world stands on the brink of one of the greatest armed conflicts in the history of mankind: the Second World War. Players assume command of the most powerful armies of the time: The German Wehrmacht, the Soviet Army or the Allied Forces. Experience the demanding strategic level of the conflict in three historically based campaigns for the first time ever on a handheld platform.


* Three exciting single-player campaigns on the side of the German Wehrmacht, the Soviet Army or the Allied Forces

* 30 nerve-wracking, historical missions, including undercover missions behind enemy lines

* Over 150 different marine, land and air units as well as 20 different special attacks

* 30 heroic officers who provide their units additional motivation

* Exceptional depth of play and complex computer opponent behaviour make the game playable again and again

* Multi-player mode for up to 4 players on 10 different multi-player maps (LAN, Wi-Fi, Hot Seat mode)

* Online ranking table

* Playable using stylus, buttons or a combination of both

* Optional bonus mission goals to unlock additional missions and tactical optimizations

* Wide variety of combat animations for all units and a wide range of special effects for explosion and weather depiction