How does it stack up with the console versions of the game? Also, I did encounter one strange little bug when a heavy artillery attacked my bomber. The maps are detailed enough, with differences in terrain and units easily distinguishable. That's not to say it's not worth picking up. Joint Strike Force, European Enforcers Corps or Russian Spetsnaz Guards Brigade and lead your faction to victory in three separate yet interwoven single-player campaigns. The first time I tried that stage, I got down to one submarine with maxed experience and full health. It supports both Single and Multiplayer modes. The single player mode allows the player to play through one campaign for each of the powers.
The story functions well as a premise for a game centered around war and is also somewhat plausible, which is kind of scary. Take control of the elite U. The plot itself is weak, and the writing is even worse. There is also a multi player mode for two players and a map editor that allows for user created maps. Read on to find out. It offers an immersive gameplay, in which the massive nuclear terrorist attack happens in Saudi Arabia, slaughtering almost six million people and take control the oil resources and puts the world into an energy crisis. Not what I had in mind when I made this purchase.
Jamming involves surrounding an enemy unit with more than one unit which leads to a combat bonus. You can earn medals for fulfilling certain conditions in each mission, such as destroying specific units or achieving victory within a certain amount of turns. The strength of the units involved and their position relative to each other and whether ally or enemy units are within close vicinity are the only two factors that decide the outcome of the battle. Sound: Decent Control and Gameplay Many strategy games contain an element of luck. Blocking means that the movement of a unit gets limited when its route is threatened by an enemy unit.
You gain points for enemy units you damage or destroy, buildings captured, and remaining resources. Unlock Land Keeper Medal: No land units lost. After losing a mission in the campaign mode it's possible to ask for reinforcement units when retrying the mission. Each of these three factions is playable against the others in its own 30-plus mission campaign. You can take the role of three different factions and experience a war story. For me, selecting units and a spot for them to move to and confirming my commands is faster with the stylus than scrolling through the map or menus though you can do it that way too , while bringing up the map and cycling through the information page is expedited with using the shoulder buttons. After all, World War 3 and nuclear warfare are not exactly happy fun times for most people, anyway.
Combat bonuses affect the amount of damage inflicted and taken on both sides. Most of the game just consists of various missions involving either taking over an enemy base or helping allies fend off enemy attacks in some form. The bonus depends on the position of the units. For instance, anti-air units tend to obliterate, well, air units. You lose points for losing buildings and units being damaged or destroyed. While the whole issue commands through satellite is an interesting mechanic, it also disrupts the flow of the game. Well, guess what the bulk of your units are.
Units gain experience in combat, dramatically improving their combat performance. It also only lets you place groups of units rather than specific ones. There are three different factions such as The United States, The Russian Federation Spetsnaz, and the European Federation. Unlock Sea Keeper Medal: No Sea units lost. When you compelet the following tasks you will be rewarded with the corresponding medal. Two-player versus multiplayer mode, including additional missions specifically designed for multiplayer battles. The game also does a good job of simulating orders being transmitted via satellite.
Unlocking medals and obtaining higher ranks unlocks maps to play in Battle Mode. Jamming occurs when two units surround an enemy unit, restricting their movement. Units can also block each other, and if a unit approaches a threatening unit, they lose their remaining movement range. More experience points leads to more powerful and robust units. Characters from other Tom Clancy games do make appearances in this game, which should please Tom Clancy buffs. Russia, naturally, rankles at being left out and works to develop its own system. Story-wise, EndWar isn't particularly impressive.
Game comes with case and game cartridge which is everything shown in the pictures. Units gain experience for each enemy they damage or kill. Most of Europe reacts by deciding to unite and form the European Federation. Game case is in great condition; it only has very minor scratches on it. Naturally, the same applies for the enemy. Unlock Exceptional Marksman Medal: Destroy more than 6 enemy units by using long-range units.
In the year 2020, nuclear warfare in the Middle East has left Russia with most of the world's available fossil fuel -- and cash. The possible color stars you can get, from highest to lowest rank, are platinum, gold, silver, bronze, and blue. However, there are other incentives for replaying missions. For example, in one battle, your goal is to destroy the anti-air artillery units. Units gain experience in combat, dramatically improving their combat performance. I do wish there was the option to turn off animations, though. Editor mode allows you to create maps to use and trade with other players again, locally only.