Making History Gold Edition is the expanded and updated version of the original WWII grand strategy game Making History: Calm & the Storm. Command your nation and change the course of history.
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Very Positive (83) - 84% of the 83 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Jul 30, 2008
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Includes 2 items: Making History II: The War of the World, Making History: The Calm and the Storm Gold Edition

 

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April 27

The Second World War Officially Released



Factus Games proudly announces the official release of Making History: The Second World War. We wish to extend a special thanks to all the players who assisted the development team through the Early Access period. The feedback and bug reports were extremely helpful to our efforts. We also received many great suggestions and some we were able to add to the game.

Going forward we will continue to support Making History: The Second World War with updates, improvements and any necessary bug fixes.
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April 22

Official Release Date Set


Making History: The Second World War is scheduled to release on April 27 2018.
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Reviews

“Incredibly fun to play”
80 – Worth Playing

“Enjoyable just-one-more-turn gameplay ... a worthy addition to any strategy fan's game collection.”
80 – Games Radar

“A sense of realism that is not found in most other strategy games.”
85 – PC Gameworld

About This Game

Making History: Calm & the Storm Gold Edition is a turn-based grand strategy classic. Play against the world or join an alliance. Attempt to alter history or replay it. This release includes many game updates, key improvements to strategic and tactical gameplay, and features a new Germany focused scenario: "The Rise of the Reich". In addition to managing the military, players must build, supply and grow a modern industrial base in order to field forces capable of victory. The decision to expand factories, research new weapons or recruit more units is in the hands of the player. War will come and the nation must be prepared.

FEATURES


  • Clean, intuitive interface and gameplay make this one of the easiest grand strategy games to learn, and the open nature of the game combined with the ability to play as any one of over 80 nations offer endless replay-ability.

  • Gold Edition adds new military unit properties and gives you the ability to rename units, preset rally points and set way-points for more tactical movement. Regions can upgrade defenses, transportation, and food production simultaneously. Better financial reports let you manage your treasury more easily.

  • Different victory conditions available: Nation, Alliance, or Ideological (Democracy, Communism, Fascism, or Authoritarianism) You can also go for a domination victory and set the percentage of land you need to control to win the game.

  • Ten scenarios included with multiple starting points before and during the war. Plus alternate history and the fantasy scenarios.

  • Research, build and deploy a wide variety of ships, submarines, artillery, infantry, tanks, armored vehicles, fighters and bombers. Also research tactics like maneuver warfare, hedgehog defense and amphibious assaults to give your forces bonuses.

  • Decide how much of your production is used to generate wealth, stockpile arms, build military units, conduct research, or construct more factories.

  • Players control trade, aid, industrial development, infrastructure investments, and a deep field of research.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: XP with Service, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
    • Processor: Pentium III or Athlon 1.0GHz Processor
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 256 MB RAM 32 MB Video Card
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Storage: 500 MB available space

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