Games from Slitherine Strategies
Battlefield Academy (PC)
Inspired by an original online game concept devised by the BBC, the game has more than 30 battles in a range of theatres of war from the North African desert through D-Day to the to the snowy Ardennes mountains where the Allies battled to repel the final German offensive.
Chariots of War (PC)
4000 years ago in the Cradle of Civilization, mighty Empires fought for water, resources, and the arable land in the Fertile Crescent.
Close Combat: Panthers in the Fog (PC)
Close Combat: Panthers in the Fog focuses on one of the pivotal moments of the break-out from Normandy in 1944 by the Allies: the German armored counterattack at Mortain. Panthers in the Fog gives the player strategic level command of their forces, issuing orders to regiments and battalions to defend or attack while allocating artillery and air support for them. Engagements move into the tactical level, where your decisions have huge consequences. Only the best-equipped and trained troops can face an advancing Panther, but a Panther with no fuel or ammo becomes as harmless as a kitten. These decisions can directly affect who controls the battlefield at the strategic level!
Great Empires: Rome (DS)
This classic turn-based strategy game is set in an epic historical era - the Roman Empire, where players take on the role of an Emperor. With 6 campaigns from the unification of Italy to the conquest of Britain, History Great Empires: Rome offers would-be conquerors action-packed tactical warfare, resource management, diplomacy, and mini-games.
The History Channel Great Battles of Rome (PC)
Great Battles of Rome combines elements of role-playing and strategy, and features program footage provided by The History Channel to lend additional authenticity and historical perspective.
Players take control of one of the many tribes, city states, or leagues in Italy at the time prior to Rome's domination of the area.
Legion Arena (PC)
Set during the period of the Roman Republic, players take command of a band of simple peasant warriors and train them into a formidable fighting force. With each victorious battle, gamers can reap the rewards of fame, money and experience along with the opportunity to ‘level up' their units. Troops will learn hundreds of new talents through their field experience, and will progressively upgrade their skills with each new combat they face. Gamers can play as the Roman Empire and Celtic Clans through over a hundred scenarios and must use calculated strategies in an attempt to crush their Roman enemies on the front line--Fighting for the pride and glory of the battlefield.