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Darkest Hour PC

A real-time strategy which presents the military and political actions taking place from the beginning of the 20th century until the break-up of the Soviet Union on a global scale.

Strategy | RTS

PC / Windows
Darkest Hour cover

publisher: Paradox Interactive

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Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: local network / Internet

English language game language: English

game release date for PC:


Developed by a team of experienced modders from the Paradox forum, Darkest Hour is a stand-alone Hearts of Iron game featuring a mixture of short and in-depth campaigns set across the darkest chapters of the 20th century, from the outbreak of the Great War up to the onset of the Cold War. Darkest Hour will introduce a new artificial intelligence that is now able to react to hundreds of different situations simultaneously, along with a dynamic diplomatic system that will allow the player to have a real impact on the course of history.


* Short and grand campaigns allow players to experience the darkest hours of the 20th century, from the Great War to the onset of the Cold War

* New map, redesigned to offer greater detail as well as strategic and tactical opportunities

* Dynamic diplomatic system giving the player greater influence on the course of events

* New artificial intelligence capable of reacting to hundreds of different situations

Game score 8.9 / 10 calculated out of 450 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 10 / 10 calculated out of 1 players' votes.  

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Recommended: Pentium III 800 MHz, 128 MB RAM, graphic card 4 MB (Riva 128 or better), 1 GB HDD, Windows 98 SE/2000/XP/Vista/7

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