Publisher Team17 announces that Forged Battalion
is now available
as an early access title, offering a first crack at the new Windows real-time
strategy game from Petroglyph.
This new video
offers a look at the latest take on the genre from these former Command &
Conquer developers, and here's word on how Early Access will unfold from
this Steam announcement
The War begins!
If you’re wondering what content Forged Battalion has to offer as it launches
into Early Access, you’ll want to take a look at the list below:
- Campaign missions comprising the first act of a
- Skirmish maps supporting up to eight players
- Multiple Skirmish game modes including HQ
Destruction and Annihilation
- Dedicated servers to support multiplayer
- Five customisable archetypes of vehicles
(infantry, light vehicle, heavy vehicle, air and turrets)
- Resource management of tech tree points earned in
On top of the above content we’ll be launching our tournament program in the
following weeks to support the Forged Battalion competitive scene. These first
few tournaments will allow us to work closely with you, our players, to create a
vibrant and welcoming PvP community for players who enjoy that aspect of RTS
Launching Forged Battalion is just the start. Every month we’re aiming to bring
you new content in what we’re calling a ‘Supply Drop’.
Supply Drops will bring new additions to the game and further expand the
tactical options available to players. These updates aren’t set in stone
however, we’ll also be taking onboard player feedback where possible and working
that into our overall plan.
For more information on the first Supply Drop you can jump straight into the
thread with this