developer: Black Hand Studios
publisher: Matrix Games/Slitherine
Game mode: single / multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: local network / Internet, players: 1-2
game language: English
game release date for PC:
In the East, the vastness of space will… permit a loss of territory… without suffering a mortal blow to Germany’s chance for survival. Not so in the West! If the enemy here succeeds… consequences of staggering proportions will follow within a short time. — Adolf Hitler, 'Directive 51'.
Close Combat - The Longest Day is a highly enhanced rebuild of the critically acclaimed Close Combat Invasion Normandy, originally developed by Atomic Games. Take command of either the Allied Expeditionary Force or Germany’s Wehrmacht. You will either carry out the world’s largest amphibious invasion to liberate Europe from Nazi occupation or defend Hitler’s Atlantic Wall!
Close Combat – The Longest Day comes with expanded force pools, support for much larger maps, night battles with simulated flare effects, and more! Also included in this rebuild is are 60+ battles, operations and campaigns including a new enhanced Grand Campaign as well as classic CC5 style Grand Campaign available for download!
Now in this classic top down real time tactical simulation, you take command of either US or German forces and either command the forces of the Allied Expeditionary Force or German forces and either successfully execute the worlds largest ever invasion to liberate Europe from Nazi occupation or defend Hitler’s Atlantic Wall. In this highly enhanced rebuild based on the critically acclaimed and award winning Atomic Games Close Combat series of games, you are in command!
Game score 7.8 / 10 calculated out of 67 players' votes.
age requirements: 16+
PC / Windows
Recommended: Pentium 400 MHz, 1 GB RAM, graphic card 1 MB, 2 GB HDD, Windows /XP/Vista/7