Game Genre : Tactical
Complexity : Intermediate
Game Theatre : Modern
Play Style : Real-Time - Top Down
Take command of your forces and prepare for Close Combat!
Challenge yourself with the latest Close Combat release. Close Combat: Modern Tactics for the PC. Developed from the United States Marine Corps training simulation, Close Combat Marines, you take command of modern US forces or various opposition forces in one of 25 scenarios included with this release.
Engage in combat with with up to 5 players per side and participate in intense head to head battles using Modern Era weaponry and equipment on maps measuring from 1km square to giant 4km x 1km maps. Fight on hypothetical battlefields ranging in style from backwoods America to the streets of Iraq and the former Soviet republics. You face all the enemy can throw at you in a series of immersive, action-packed engagements that will test your tactical abilities! Air and artillery support are on-call but the final objective can only be secured by Close Combat.
A scenario editor is also included, making it easy to setup your own battles with modern opposing forces.
Based on Close Combat Marines, which is used as a USMC training simulation
Gorgeous hand-drawn 1km square to 1x4km maps
Comes with 25 Modern scenarios based on real-world and hypothetical conflicts
Realistic soldier psychological profiles during combat
Up to 5 v 5 Multiplayer: Now Up to 10 players can be involved in one Battle
Accurate and realistic modern equipment modeling
Mount and Dismount specialized vehicles
Accurately depicting modern tactical warfare and its challenges
Close air support, direct and indirect fire
Ability to protect you men in buildings, bunkers and trenches
Includes specialized squads, weapons, soldier types, attack aircraft & artillery
Designed to be easily moddable to provide to provide years of additional gaming excitement.
Runs well on modern DirectX systems
Adjustable game speed, scroll speed and sound volume
Multiple nationalities with varying capabilities available to both sides
Field of Play: Tactical
Historical Period: Modern
Unit Scale: Individual Soldier to Squad level
Game Play: Real-Time
Players: 1 - 10
Game Editor: Yes
Resolution: Supports Multiple Resolutions Min:1024x768
Manual: PDF(Download) & B&W Printed(Physical), 72 pages
Pentium 300 MHz or faster
256 MB RAM (recommended 512mb; 1Gb for Vista)
Video Card capable of 1024 x 768 or better
16-Bit DirectX 9 compatible soundcard
1.5 GB of Free HDD space
Optional peripheral hardware: microphone / headset / speakers to co-ordinate with your allies via any VoIP application