Sudden Strike 4 Africa – Desert War add-on releases for Linux, Mac and Windows. All thanks to Kalypso Media who is eager to announce the next chapter for the World War 2 strategy title. The new add-on content is available now on Steam, GOG and Humble Store. Based on the most notorious desert skirmishes in North Africa during World War 2.
Sudden Strike 4: Africa – Desert War features two new mini campaigns. Also six new single player missions from the North African campaign of World War 2.
In the Axis campaign, you will start the Italian advance on Egypt to take the city of Sidi Barrani. While working to besiege the city of Tobruk and take over its harbor. And also break through the Kasserine Pass in Tunisia.
Now, in the Allied campaign, take part in Operation Compass and retake the village of Sidi Barrani. While you relive the watershed of the Western Desert Campaign, the Second Battle of El Alamein. And also break through the German defensive line in the Battle of Mareth. Fight in an unforgiving and harsh desert setting with sandstorms to challenge your tactical wits.
Sudden Strike 4 – Africa-Desert War DLC (Linux, Mac, Windows)
Along with new campaigns, players can choose from five new doctrine commanders to lead their troops into battle. So on the side of the Axis, armchair generals can choose from the highly decorated German general Erwin Rommel. Also three additional Italian commanders, including renowned field marshal Giovanni Messe. On the Allies, play as legendary armored division general Sir Richard O’Connor.
As the war heads into new territory. Africa – Desert War also releases over 30 new vehicles. Including an all new medical truck, the Marder II Tank Destroyer, the British Bishop SPG, and the Italian Semovente da 105/25 Assault Gun.
So now that Sudden Strike 4 offers countless ways to vanquish opponents. It’s also important to exploit the weak spots of tanks. Then ambush, occupy buildings with infantry and snipers. While you out manoeuvre the enemy with clever positioning or unleash devastating air support. How you approach each mission is up to you.
Africa – Desert War releases on Linux, Mac and Windows, priced at $9.99 USD. There is also a 15% discount available until October 19th on Steam, GOG and Humble Store.
Do note, Sudden Strike 4 base game is required to play.