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Positive (6 reviews) - 83% of the 6 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Dec 10, 2013

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Buy Unity of Command Black Turn: Operation Barbarossa 1941

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Buy Unity of Command Trilogy Bundle

Includes 3 items: Unity of Command - Black Turn DLC, Unity of Command - Red Turn DLC, Unity of Command: Stalingrad Campaign

 

About This Content

This prequel DLC, whose events happen prior to "Stalingrad Campaign", completes the Eastern Front story as told by "Unity of Command". Take control of the Wehrmacht and its allies in Operation Barbarossa, from the dramatic early victories all the way to ignominious defeat at the gates of Moscow.

Key Features


  • The story of the 1941 Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in 13 suspenseful scenarios.
  • Campaign extends into what-if territory, pitting the Wehrmacht against extreme odds.
  • Separate Soviet scenarios, about the two winter offensives which brought the Nazis to a halt.
  • New early-war units, including Axis allies from Romania, Hungary, Italy, Finland and Slovakia

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS:Windows XP
    • Processor:1.6 GHz
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Hard Drive:150 MB HD space
    Recommended:
    • Processor:2.0 GHz
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    Minimum:
    • OS:10.6
    • Processor:1.6 GHz
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Hard Drive:150 MB HD space
    Recommended:
    • Processor:2.0 GHz
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    • Processor:1.6 GHz
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Hard Drive:150 MB HD space
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Overall:
Positive (6 reviews)
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The Hagen
Posted: February 20
Great extension for UoC - if you enjoyed the original "Stalingrad Campaign", you will also love this one!
IMO a bit easier than the "Stalingrad Campaign" - at least I managed to achieve more "brilliant victories" than in the "Stalingrad Campaign" scenarios ... ;-)
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Agathosdaimon
Posted: September 19, 2015
An utterly addictive game, that will punish you like no other - the AI is perhaps the most ruthlessly bold i have ever seen in a game, they will take advantage of any opportunity to cut off your supply where possible and encircle units. Its quite a puzzle to figure out how to get teh best result. I have been playing maps over and over again, trying to figure out how to be as efficient as possible - very rewarding to finally get the objective, a game that really makes you work for it. The background music is pretty cool too
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Njordz
Posted: May 28, 2015
Nice expansion for the great game!
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Meatbolt®
Posted: April 14, 2015
Far too Easy campaign except the last two maps, the core game is more chalengeful than this dlc.I buy it for 2.5 €, but still if i'd bought it 10 bucks, i would be ♥♥♥♥♥♥. Still a cool dlc and worth 2 bucks, Devs have doen a sweet job, but again too easy for a positive feedback. And i don't want to hear "to compelte each map on impressive victoriesé cause i replayed only two maps in the core game i'd to replay almost every map 2/3/4/5 times
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johnvdg
Posted: April 9, 2015
Excellent operational campaign game that surpasses Panzer General line of games. The line of Unity games has the feel of east front warfare in WWII: swift breakthroughs with panzers racing to encircle Russian units. It took me several tries to get Decisive Victories in the scenarios, and some scenarios I'm still working my way there.

The game has lots of improvements to gameplay, like extra movement if a unit doesn't attack, showing the route a unit will take to its destination, and being able to undo a move you have just made. Especially nice is the supply line requirement that is simple and easy to observe, without burdening the player with details. This also makes clearing the supply path vital to a successful offensive. And beware, the computer AI will look for an opportunity to cut your supply lines, which can be very embarrassing.

My one minor complaint is that you can't save the campaign game of linked scenarios at the end of each scenario, so failing a scenario means you have to start over. I realize this is a design feature, but I'd still prefer being able to save the campaign. The game does do an auto-save as you progress through the campaign so you can pick up wherever you left off last time.

I highly recommend Unity of Command as a truly fine game.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
Posted: February 20
Great extension for UoC - if you enjoyed the original "Stalingrad Campaign", you will also love this one!
IMO a bit easier than the "Stalingrad Campaign" - at least I managed to achieve more "brilliant victories" than in the "Stalingrad Campaign" scenarios ... ;-)
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7 of 7 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
Posted: April 9, 2015
Excellent operational campaign game that surpasses Panzer General line of games. The line of Unity games has the feel of east front warfare in WWII: swift breakthroughs with panzers racing to encircle Russian units. It took me several tries to get Decisive Victories in the scenarios, and some scenarios I'm still working my way there.

The game has lots of improvements to gameplay, like extra movement if a unit doesn't attack, showing the route a unit will take to its destination, and being able to undo a move you have just made. Especially nice is the supply line requirement that is simple and easy to observe, without burdening the player with details. This also makes clearing the supply path vital to a successful offensive. And beware, the computer AI will look for an opportunity to cut your supply lines, which can be very embarrassing.

My one minor complaint is that you can't save the campaign game of linked scenarios at the end of each scenario, so failing a scenario means you have to start over. I realize this is a design feature, but I'd still prefer being able to save the campaign. The game does do an auto-save as you progress through the campaign so you can pick up wherever you left off last time.

I highly recommend Unity of Command as a truly fine game.
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
Posted: September 19, 2015
An utterly addictive game, that will punish you like no other - the AI is perhaps the most ruthlessly bold i have ever seen in a game, they will take advantage of any opportunity to cut off your supply where possible and encircle units. Its quite a puzzle to figure out how to get teh best result. I have been playing maps over and over again, trying to figure out how to be as efficient as possible - very rewarding to finally get the objective, a game that really makes you work for it. The background music is pretty cool too
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5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
Recommended
Posted: May 28, 2015
Nice expansion for the great game!
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3 of 17 people (18%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
Posted: April 14, 2015
Far too Easy campaign except the last two maps, the core game is more chalengeful than this dlc.I buy it for 2.5 €, but still if i'd bought it 10 bucks, i would be ♥♥♥♥♥♥. Still a cool dlc and worth 2 bucks, Devs have doen a sweet job, but again too easy for a positive feedback. And i don't want to hear "to compelte each map on impressive victoriesé cause i replayed only two maps in the core game i'd to replay almost every map 2/3/4/5 times
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