developer: Matrix Games/Slitherine
publisher: Matrix Games/Slitherine
Game mode: single / multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: E-mail, players: 1-2
game language: English
game release date for PC:
Based on Slitherine’s popular tabletop wargaming system by the same name, Field of Glory now comes to the PC in a faithful adaptation of this acclaimed miniatures wargame! Without the calculations and measurements required for a tabletop game of Field of Glory, the PC version accurately represents ancient combat where you make the important and fun decisions on the battlefield.
Game play that allows key decisions to decide the results of historical battles.
Detailed and accurate depiction of ancient warfare (combat mechanics, leaders, morale).
Single and 2 player head to head modes as well with an internet based multi-player system.
18 battles of varying size.
Play as Achaean League, Carthage, Caledonians, Gaul, Germanic Tribes, Macedonians, Spartacus Slave Revolt, Romans or even Romans vs. Romans at Pharsalus.
Comprehensive scenario builder is included.
There are graphics for 11 different terrain types with western European and arid settings.
141 different battle group types with the system with almost limitless ability to modify their individual behavior in the game.
PC / Windows
Recommended: Pentium 4 1,6 GHz, 512 MB RAM, 256 MB HD, Windows XP/Vista/7