Actual Armies. Actual Weapons. Actual Political Issues.World War III - Black Gold takes the player to the near future. The political crisis has been going on for months, leading to worldwide turmoil. A secret conference of the UN Central Geological Commission reveals that worldwide oil reserves have reached dangerously low levels: Oil...
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Mixed (172) - 53% of the 172 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Oct 16, 2001
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December 14, 2018

Soundtrack DLC released!

The official Soundtrack of World War III: Black Gold includes 22 atmospherical tracks as well as four brand-new, never released before additional tracks of the WHY? [we go to war] Maxi Single.

PLAYLIST

01. WWIII: Black Gold (Main theme) -- [02:05]
02. Victory USA -- [00:45]
03. Victory Russia -- [00:39]
04. Victory Iraq -- [00:55]
05. Defeat -- [01:03]
06. War Theme 1 -- [01:07]
07. War Theme 2 -- [01:10]
08. War Theme 3 -- [00:54]
09. War Theme 4 -- [01:18]
10. Day Theme USA -- [03:00]
11. Day Theme Russia -- [02:37]
12. Day Theme Iraq -- [02:47]
13. Ambience -- [02:06]
14. Night Theme 1 -- [02:52]
15. Night Theme 2 -- [02:53]
16. Night Theme 3 -- [03:12]
17. Night Theme 4 -- [02:46]
18. Day Theme 1 -- [02:44]
19. Day Theme 2 -- [03:11]
20. Day Theme 3 -- [03:11]
21. Day Theme 4 -- [02:52]
22. Day Theme 5 -- [03:33]
23. WHY [Radio Edit] -- [03:33]
24. WHY [Extended] -- [04:04]
25. WHY [Techno Remix] -- [03:41]
26. WHY [Instrumental] -- [03:31]
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Reviews

“Political climate aside, this is a great game. It is well designed and features great replay ability.”
90 – Gamer's Pulse

“Black Gold's combination of intense real-time action, gorgeous graphics, and streamlined play make this one of the best real-time strategy games of 2001.”
85 – GameSpy

“It's an all-around great real-time strategy game that also happens to stand out from other games in the genre.”
84 – GameSpot

About This Game

Actual Armies. Actual Weapons. Actual Political Issues.

World War III - Black Gold takes the player to the near future. The political crisis has been going on for months, leading to worldwide turmoil. A secret conference of the UN Central Geological Commission reveals that worldwide oil reserves have reached dangerously low levels: Oil reserves will run out within 8-10 years. This proves too short for even the most highly industrialized countries to switch their economies to alternative energy sources. Soon, mass protests erupt all over the world, effectively shutting down the global economy. The Great Powers have declared WW III...

FEATURES:

  • 2 Game modes: for beginners and experts
  • 3 Campaigns on three sites: the US, Russia and Iraq in 30 epic missions of courage and honour
  • Fully 3D war terrain and units
  • Day/night cycles and variable weather conditions affect the game and your strategies
  • "Technology Tree" weapons research system
  • Tunnels, trenches and interconnected underground tunnel systems)
  • Ability to modify the 3D terrain (flattens terrain, create bulwarks or dig ditches)
  • Advanced electronic battle systems: communications tapping, photo stream capturing
  • Kamikaze and Stealth-units
  • Camouflage and Jamming systems
  • Defence systems: missile defence, decoys, anti-chemical filters
  • Anti-aircraft, anti-tank, mass destruction weapons
  • Challenging Multitplayer-Mode for up to 8 players over LAN & EarthNet

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • İşletim Sistemi: Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10
    • İşlemci: Intel/AMD Singlecore CPU
    • Bellek: 512 MB RAM
    • Ekran Kartı: 3D with DirectX support and 64 MB RAM
    • DirectX: Sürüm 9.0c
    • Ağ: Genişbant İnternet bağlantısı
    • Depolama: 900 MB kullanılabilir alan
    • Ses Kartı: DirectX compatible
    • İlave Notlar: Keyboard, Mouse
    Önerilen:
    • İşletim Sistemi: Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10
    • İşlemci: Intel/AMD Singlecore CPU with 1.5 GHz
    • Bellek: 1 GB RAM
    • Ekran Kartı: 3D with DirectX support and 128 MB RAM
    • DirectX: Sürüm 9.0c
    • Ağ: Genişbant İnternet bağlantısı
    • Depolama: 1200 MB kullanılabilir alan
    • Ses Kartı: DirectX compatible
    • İlave Notlar: Keyboard, Mouse
    Minimum:
    • İşletim Sistemi: macOS Sierra
    • İşlemci: Intel Mac 2.GHz
    • Bellek: 512 MB RAM
    • Ekran Kartı: 128 MB
    • Depolama: 1200 MB kullanılabilir alan
    • Ses Kartı: required
    • İlave Notlar: Keyboard, Mouse
    Önerilen:
    • İşletim Sistemi: macOS Sierra
    • İşlemci: Multicore CPU
    • Bellek: 1 GB RAM
    • Ekran Kartı: 256 MB
    • Depolama: 1200 MB kullanılabilir alan
    • Ses Kartı: required
    • İlave Notlar: Keyboard, Mouse

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