Heroes & Generals is a free-to-play MMOFPS where Germany, United States and Soviet Union fight for victory in one grand online war. You fight and make friends as a team, and no matter if you play as Infantry, Tank crew, Fighter pilot, Paratrooper, Recon, or General you make a difference in the war.
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Release Date: Oct 18, 2016

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January 18

Meet the Developers – Reto.Desji

You are already devoted to the game and know every bit of it? Now we think it is time that you get to know the team a little better and this is why from now on, we will present you one of our Developers every week. With all the funny, interesting and unexpected bits about each of us.


What’s the story of the tag?
Reto.Desji, that’s five random letters that I chose as my gamertag when I was eight years old.

What is your position and what does that mean?
I am a level designer and environment artist. I design and build the maps in the game.

What was the best thing to work on so far?
I think the Village Skirmish map, this was my first map that was ever played by a wider audience, I tend to get a little bit obsessed with my projects, and seeing people enjoying my work was an incredibly rewarding experience after years of toiling away in obscurity.

What are you excited about in the future?
I want to expand the world of H&G, take the game into new settings. I believe we have only scratched the surface of the WW2 setting.

What did you do before Reto?
I came to Reto directly from Art school, where I studied digital art/animation.

What is the best thing about working at Reto?
Reto is a small team with a big vision, which means everybody’s gotta pull their weight, for me this means even as a junior developer I get to have a huge influence on the game. In the big studios I would still be scrubbing the floors and getting coffee for my corporate overlords.

What is your favourite thing about H&G?
Honestly H&G is right in my wheelhouse. I have always loved the WW2 setting, and the multiplayer shooter is my favourite genre bar none. If I wasn’t making H&G – I guess I would be playing H&G.

What are your hobbies?
I love film and traveling, I am also a mixed martial arts fighter and I play a bit of Piano.

Favourite Games/Games that inspired you to have a career in games?
Half-life 2 – a designers masterclass

What’s your favourite film
My favourite movie is The Iron Giant. I have admittedly terrible taste in most things so I won’t embarrass myself by sharing any music, books, anime or otherwise.

Random Fun Fact about you
I use my MMA hobby to mask my otherwise girly personality, it’s pretty sad…

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January 17

10 million players – Win 10 million credits

Play and win! To celebrate that we are now more than 10 million Heroes & Generals 10 contest will run over the next 10 days, letting 10 lucky (and skilled) players compete for a a total prize sum of 10 million credits!

10 Contests!
If you during the next 10 days complete one of the challenges in the list below you enter the drawing for a prize of 1 mio credits pr. contest. So 10 lucky players will win 1 mio credits each.
  • PILOTS – Kill 1 enemy pilot with plane-machineguns or cannons
  • PILOTS – Kill 1 enemy soldier as tail gunner
  • TANKERS – Destroy 1 enemy tanks as tanker
  • TANKERS – Kill 1 enemy soldiers with a support weapon on a tank
  • INFANTRY – Capture/participate in capturing 1 control point
  • INFANTRY – Kill 1 enemy soldier with a semi-auto rifle
  • PARATROOPERS – Capture/participate in capturing 1 control points
  • PARATROOPERS – Kill 1 enemy Soldier who is capturing a control point
  • RECON – kill an enemy with a Headshot
  • RECON – Silent kill of 1 enemy soldier (spade, knife or wrench)

How do I enter?
The 10 challenges have been set up so there is something for all soldier types in the game; Pilots, Tankers, Infantry, Paratroopers and Recon. And you can, of course, enter all contests if you have a soldier of each type and complete each of the 10 challenges. 

What can I win?
Prize: 1 million credits for the winner in each contest! For a total prize sum of 10 million credits.

Can i participate in all 10 contests?
Yes, of course, and you can also win more than one contest if you are lucky! 

When do I enter?
The contest runs from Tuesday 17JAN17 1000CET to Friday 27JAN17 1000CET.


New planes coming in the next update – prepare and buy a Fighter Pilot now!.

To celebrate that we have reached 10 million players you will, for a limited time, get a 25 % Discount on Fighter Pilots.

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About This Game

Heroes & Generals is the ultimate WW2 game – a free-to-play Massively Multiplayer Online First Person Shooter set in WW2, where Germany, the United States and the Soviet Union fight for victory in one grand persistent online war fought by players across the world.

No matter if you play as Infantry, Tank crew, Fighter pilot, Paratrooper, Recon, or as a General taking strategic decisions – everything you do makes a difference in the war.

There is a great variety of authentic weapons and vehicles accessible in the game such as the effective US M1A1 Thompson submachine gun, the legendary German Panzer V Ausf G. ‘Panther’ tank, the excellent Soviet Yak-9B fighter plane, and even a bicycle! The arsenal is constantly growing as updates for the game are released regularly.

In Heroes & Generals your team always has your back. Every single player makes a difference, but you win, lose and make friends as a team. With a growing and welcoming community and a focus on teamplay, Heroes & Generals wants to bring players together and have them make friends from all around the globe.

Make a Difference – Fight for Friends!

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7, 8 or 10
    • Processor: 2GHz CPU w. SSE3 instruction set- dual-core
    • Memory: 3 GB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI HD 4810/NVIDIA 9600 GT or above (with >512mb RAM)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX compatible
    • OS: Windows 7, 8 or 10
    • Processor: Intel i5 processor or higher / AMD Phenom II X6 or higher
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 series or higher / AMD HD 6870 or higher
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX compatible
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