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  Unity of Command and Operation Barbarossa!
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12/03/2013
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Arlington, VT, December 03, 2013 –  In Unity of Command, wargamers went through the 1942 “Case Blue” campaign, when the German Army was driving into Southern Russia and faced its fate at Stalingrad.  The Red Turn expansion brought us to Operation Citadel and the battle of Kursk.  But every story has a beginning: in Unity of Command – Black Turn, player will relive the first steps of “Operation Barbarossa”, the 1941 invasion of the Soviet Union by Nazi Germany.

Unity of Command: Black Turn is the new DLC for Unity of Command, a prequel for the series. Developed by 2x2 Games, this Turn-Based strategy game features the story of the 1941 Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union, Operation Barbarossa, in 13 suspenseful scenarios (11 historical plus two further what-if scenarios if Moscow is captured). The game uses the well-known engine and gameplay of Unity of Command, with aggressive AI, an innovative supply system and excellent modding options.

The PC and Mac releases of Unity of Command: Black Turn will be available in the Matrix Games Online Store on the 10 th of December 2013.

For more information check out the dedicated product page.

Matrix is part of the Slitherine Group

About the Slitherine Group

The Slitherine Group is the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital wargames and strategy games. Under the Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and Ageod ( www.ageod.com) brands it has published literally hundreds of games, with many award-winning titles in their portfolio. Spanning all digital platforms, from home consoles to modern Smartphone’s and Tablets. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, board gaming and works with a wide array of key licensing partners, such as HISTORY®, MILITARY HISTORY®, Games Workshop®, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Buzz Aldrin Enterprises and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. Together the Group companies form the world’s largest organization specializing in this important and vibrant niche sector. The Slitherine Group’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in an ever expanding segment of the entertainment industry

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