Theatre of War developed by 1C Company (creators of the award-winning IL-2 Sturmovik series and Pacific Fighters) is a real-time tactical strategy title depicting the most significant battles of World War II during 1939-1945.
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Releasedatum: 19 apr 2007
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"Flawed, but interesting. One of the rare games that include playable nations that aren't of the common big five. Steep learning curve but can be fun."

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Theatre of War developed by 1C Company (creators of the award-winning IL-2 Sturmovik series and Pacific Fighters) is a real-time tactical strategy title depicting the most significant battles of World War II during 1939-1945.

Players will command a special task force composed of different kinds of units, including tanks, APCs, field guns, mortars, various infantry regiments and will also have an opportunity to call for artillery and air support. With a focus on unit detail and combat realism, would-be generals are faced with authentic battle scenarios, taken straight from actual World War II records and maps.

  • Unequalled level of realism
  • Over 40 historically accurate missions
  • Human Resources Management
  • RPG elements: soldiers gain experience and skills, system of promotions and decorations
  • Detailed Unit Micromanagement: hundreds of units including infantry regiments, tanks, artillery and aircraft from all major nations involved in WWII; all units are based on real data from military sources
  • Top class character animation
  • 5 campaigns Soviet, German, French and Polish
  • Over 30 maps designed according to historical land maps
  • Over 150 vehicles, about 200 uniform types, over 100 small-arms types

Systeemeisen

    • OS: Windows XP or Vista 32 bit
    • Processor: Pentium IV or Athlon 2.6 GHz
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Hard Drive: 3 GB
    • Graphics: Video card with a pixel shader support of 2.x series GeForce 5700/Radeon 9600
    • Sound: Compatible with DirectX 9 and EAX 2.0 support
    • DirectX®: DirectX 9.0c
Nuttige klantrecensies
53 van de 61 mensen (87%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1 persoon vond deze recensie grappig
62.8 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 16 februari 2014
This, is a game for Die Hard Strategy fans, and I mean DIE Hard, the kind that will micromange and face extreme Difficulty and Realism, wait hours for anything to happen, and still be entertained. Well, I come from this point of view.
This Game is not for the faint of heart, so if you've only played basic, or no RTS games, you really should steer clear of this one, and try some more popular titles. As for those who are experienced, this review is for you. Theatre of War is a very advanced strategy game, that is very hard, a challenge i'm sure you and I would gladly take. TOW combines Historical Accuracy and somewhat realistic gameplay to create a real platoon commanding feel. Extreme detail had been given to every object and how it interacts with others on the battlefield. You can play as the obvious All-Stars, USSR, USA, and UK, and some underdogs such as poland and frace are included (underdog if you look at it like I do), and each of these playable countries has a wide variety of units and missions to choose from. Missions are usually fun, however sometimes it can get tedious, defend this, attack that, over and over, but it varies in mission and out from time to time. Unfortunately, some common problems do plague this game, as with most realistic, large scale RTS games, the storys are quickly fed to you in a short amount of writing, and then its off to unscripted action, I know a lot of players enjoy a detailed RTS story, so you won't find one here. Further more, unit responsivness is slow, and will not act in a way a real battlefield scenario would play out, standing around, not reacting to rather obvious things, and would stare at an enemy, only firing a weapon slowly. However on a large scale, details can be put aside and the gameplay works and isnt unbalanced, using the right tactics and playing smart will always fetch you a win. This game really reflects 1C as a whole.

--Pros--
+ Realistic and Accurate
+ Long Campaign Time with Plenty of missions
+ Hundreds of different units all very well detailed


--Cons--
- Freindly and Enemy units are slow in response
- Hardly a detailed story
- Repeditive
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27 van de 33 mensen (82%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1 persoon vond deze recensie grappig
32.2 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 23 september 2014
Steam must upgrade ToW because sell it without warning that the game doesnt work in Windows 7 or 8
I bought ToW - the first - wich I consider a masterpiece of its kind, better than ToW2 Africa & Kursk, but I'm not able to play... The game seems doesnt work with Windows 7 & 8.
Moreover I've wasted so many time to find a solution or even a explanation for it without success.
I dont understand the Steam support team omission in this case!
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20 van de 26 mensen (77%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1 persoon vond deze recensie grappig
10.0 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 29 juni 2014
Me like...lots of thinking involved. Strategy does play a part in the mechanics of the game. the AI does seem to deduct to the best course of action once it gets going. That said, the opening moves of each map are obiviously scripted. But this game does have all the cool tanks and all the cool things to do, and to get this game and all the other ToW games for under 15 bucks, hey, what a deal!
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19 van de 25 mensen (76%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
8.2 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 31 juli 2014
This is what I expected the Codename Panzer series to be (which was an huge disappointment beyond the graphics) and it is everything I have been looking for in a RTS/RTT type game. The level of realism is well beyond any other game of this type out there. Improper planning and use of tactics are punished over and over again by a good AI. Hundreds of units are modeled and at your fingertips and variants within each vehicle type are meticulously researched and detailed. Elements such as range, armor penetration and the intangibles such as shock and moral are accurately represented. I love the fact that you can actually use infantry for more than cannon fodder and can build an actual combined arms plan of attack for a given objective. For those who are saying this game it too difficult or the scenarios take too long, fret not there is always the arcade build and unit-spam RTSs out there like Command and Conquer and Age of Empires……this one is for the big boys.
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21 van de 29 mensen (72%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1.5 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 24 juni 2014
Excellent game to play, especially at the price now. Challenging strategy, not for those stupids though
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17 van de 24 mensen (71%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
28.9 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 12 februari 2014
Great game runs fine for me don't know why everyone was complaining about it not working. A bit difficult first time you play but after that it gets alot easier and feels rewarding every time you win a battle
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13 van de 17 mensen (76%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
3.9 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 31 juli 2014
fun game but if you were to lose a battle you have to start it over again instead of losing a territory
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8 van de 10 mensen (80%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
14.1 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 16 augustus 2012
Classic ground level rts, a little dated now but still very nice
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6 van de 7 mensen (86%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
12.3 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 26 januari 2012
If you like RTS but want something FAR more realistic (think Combat Mission). This is the game for you.
I haven't seen any other game come close for realism than this.
No building, no pretend physics, just pure war.
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6 van de 8 mensen (75%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
3.7 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 7 april 2013
Recensie voor release
Its like Men of War, but it does a better job in the armored warfare dept :)
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7 van de 11 mensen (64%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1 persoon vond deze recensie grappig
27.3 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 12 mei 2012
His name was Sergei. He was just 21 by the time war torn his life apart. He was given a rifle, an uniform, handful of bullets and an order - defend your country for any cost. He stood in the trench, seeing friendly tanks hopelessly shoot German beasts, his colleagues giving their last breaths with faces dug in the mud. Then, suddenly a new order came - regroup and organise a new line of defense. But he didn't. He ran across the battlefield with a deathwish until a 7,92mm Mauser bullet ended his life. He died because of his own insubordination. If you decide to play this unique RTS you need to prepare to have blood of hundreds of Sergeis on your hands, because nearly none of your men will follow your orders, and if they will it will always be too late.
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8 van de 16 mensen (50%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1 persoon vond deze recensie grappig
9.0 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 2 november 2014
Frustratingly fun game.
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6 van de 13 mensen (46%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
2 mensen vonden deze recensie grappig
0.3 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 11 maart
Doesn't run on a modern, mostly non-♥♥♥♥♥♥ computer.
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1 van de 3 mensen (33%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
3.9 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 28 december 2014
great game sure the graphics are bad but gameplay is great lots of diffrent countrys to play as and is very very worth it
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0 van de 1 mensen (0%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
11.6 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 6 januari
Overall, this is fun to roleplay but its just... Boring, its like watching TV from in space... Its hard to explain its like you hate tank battles and your watching a tan battle and you dont even care! Its also takes a long time to reach destinnation because your so far! Its just, tooo big. Overall 3 was better its just the mouse can be misplaced 5 inches below the screen. But if your lucky Theatre of war 3 was good for me. The reason is, it was my 2nd Modernized strategy game of all time. Its kinda like Theatre of war, European Escaltion because it only has Heilos and the troops and stuff but with campain. But sorry to stay off topic, I would prob recommend this for, other Strategy fans.
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0 van de 1 mensen (0%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
4.3 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 14 januari
An old classic... good classic combat.
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0 van de 1 mensen (0%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
0.1 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 11 mei
DO NOT BUY
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0 van de 2 mensen (0%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
0.9 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 5 maart
Difficult to control. Shoddy tutorial. Even on a 26 inch screen its hard to see whats going on. The game is not at all what the picture purport it to be. Im glad I bought it on sale.
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0 van de 5 mensen (0%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
0.4 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 13 maart
I thought this game is going to be like men of war style but when im in combat its very hard to control your units.
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5 van de 16 mensen (31%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
0.1 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 4 januari
Do not buy this game i am sorrybut if you have a windows 7 or lower it will not work in less it is a xp idon't know why but maybe if steam. Could help us fix it that would be better and the peoplethat made this are amazing but they have to fix it so just wait and see and don't waste your money.
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