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iPad: Battle Fleet 2 In Development

04-13-2014, 10:58 PM
Battle Fleet 2 In Development

Hi everyone,

I'm the developer of Battle Fleet, a WW2 naval strategy game for iPad/Mac. Just wanted to let you guys know that I'm working on the sequel and plan to release it this summer for iOS, Android, Mac & PC platforms.

Battle Fleet 2 Features:
* Build your fleet from 5 different ship classes each with different hardpoint locations for mounting different weapons, different mobility, and different hit locations.
* Use small caliber guns to pinpoint your shot and switch to devastating salvo mode, forcing all available guns in range and firing arc to fire at the same location.
* Equip your ships with a wide variety of weapons including AA guns, torpedoes, and a plethora of different caliber naval artillery.
* Utilize or neutralize a variety of aircraft, including recon planes, fighters, and bombers, launched from island bases, aircraft carriers, or cruisers.
* Assign captains to each ship with special skills and abilities, like additional command cards or better mobility.
* Play the strategic USA Campaign mode, random skirmish mode, full cross platform multiplayer, or even hotseat multiplayer.
* Use recon to clear Fog of War and defeat enemy ground based airfields and coastal artillery.
* Deploy Strategic Command Cards to surprise your enemies with special actions like deploying mines, sabotage, enhanced aiming, airstrikes and more!
* Battle Fleet 2 features full 3D models of US and Japanese WW2 era ships.

You can find out more on our Steam concept page or subscribe to get emailed updates about the game's development.

Let me know what you think and if you have any questions about the game
04-14-2014, 07:08 AM
Great news! I love the first part!

04-14-2014, 01:36 PM

Here's a screenshot showing the new UI design:

04-15-2014, 04:38 AM
I hope this is not a free premium game with a lot of expensive inApps.
04-15-2014, 02:06 PM
Originally Posted by Dittsche View Post
I hope this is not a free premium game with a lot of expensive inApps.
No, the game will not be freemium. It will probably be around $4.99 maybe with a launch sale.
05-14-2014, 04:48 PM
New screenshots

Pocket Tactics had some great coverage of Battle Fleet 2 this week, check out all of the new screenshots:


Here's a few as well:

05-14-2014, 05:31 PM
Woah, this looks fantastic!

Never heard of the first one, but from what I've now seen/read, I'll keep my eye on this. Seems like an awesome strategy title.

Best of luck with the development
05-22-2014, 07:19 PM
Battle Fleet 2 submitted to Steam Greenlight

Originally Posted by JCho133 View Post
Woah, this looks fantastic!

Best of luck with the development

I just submitted the game to Steam's Greenlight program. If you'd like to see this game come to PC/Mac on Steam, please vote it up:
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfile.../?id=262465622 if you have a chance.
05-27-2014, 07:41 PM
JJ and I got to play some multiplayer a few days ago and it was super fun... bugs and all. Keep your eyes on this one folks!

06-04-2014, 12:00 PM
Battle Fleet 2 Preview trailer

The preview trailer is up for Battle Fleet 2: