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App description: From Battlefront.com, the critically acclaimed creators of the Combat Mission series of wargames: Command American and German troops during and after the invasion of Normandy, June 1944! Combat Mission : Touch mixes fun and realism for a unique, hands-on, 3D wargame experience.

Trailer: http://youtu.be/B5SRcH_6NUg


Full 3D view of the battlefield
Smoothly zoom from bird's eye for strategic control down to eye level for tactical awareness
Command historically accurate vehicles and infantry units like the M4 Sherman Tank or the German Panther tank
Play solo or head-to-head on the Internet
Invite your friends on GameCenter
Find opponents on the Internet automatically
Watch replays of battles and share them with friends ... or enemies
Watch and replay every detail of the action from any angle
Realistic ballistics and armor penetration algorithms; make no mistake, fun as it is, this is a true wargame!
Realistically simulated weapons and effects
Troop morale and fatigue
Forward observers and artillery
WEGO (as in: "we go together" simultaneous planning and action phases) - the fun of fast paced action with the strategy of turns
Battle across vast distances (2km x 2km maps!)
Play as Americans or Germans
Fight on the beaches, hills, and bocage of France
Includes 7 unique and detailed maps and historical combat missions:
Uncle Red Beach
Morning of the 902nd
Panzer Ace
Off the Beach!
Battlegroup Scholze
Ravenstein's Bridge
More maps and missions will be made available in-app
Includes tutorial video... you had better do what the Drill Sergeant $@*!% asks you to! ;-)

Mythbuster's comments:
Combat Mission is out:

Link: http://itunes.apple.com/de/app/combat-mission-touch/id496265964?mt=8

More info on their Website: http://www.battlefront.com/index.php...293&Itemid=503

04-02-2012, 05:34 AM
Joined: Apr 2012
Posts: 1
Oh Yes!

Bought and downloading.

04-02-2012, 05:38 AM
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Singapore
Posts: 1,756
Wow! I remember this classic wargame. I hope this means Battlefront will bring over more of their awesome wargames to iOS devices!

Last edited by Ravenblack; 04-02-2012 at 05:41 AM.
04-02-2012, 05:41 AM
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Yes, I like the old Battlefront titles too .. So we will see ... but this is a good start.

iPad Pro | iPad Air 2 | iPhone 6s Plus

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04-02-2012, 05:44 AM
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 311
Wow, Battle Academy, then this!
04-02-2012, 06:18 AM
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 143
Its pretty amazing. Thought it was a Joke last night.

Basically its the look and feel of Combat mission. Its only Wego but I still can't believe I'm playing CM on my iPad and that Battlefront kept this a secret for so long.
04-02-2012, 08:12 AM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 3,526
OMG, is it for real? Am I dreaming? O wait, let me punch that Buy Button before further conversations...

Looks like it is CMBO, I wish it were CMAK...

currymutton out!

Heck, not for iPad1...yikes!

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04-02-2012, 08:31 AM
I`m on it...
04-02-2012, 08:44 AM
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 7
Ipad 2 or 3 only. Bummer.
04-02-2012, 09:06 AM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 3,526
Originally Posted by Crew96 View Post
Ipad 2 or 3 only. Bummer.
Humm, may be I should secretly install CM:T on my wifie's iPad2, this should work... :P

Statement: Star Wars has 2 characters with strange use of grammar: Yoda and HK-47. I pick HK-47 for it is meaner.

Honestly, I was never terribly good at games. - Finch (PoI S2E16)