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Hearts of Iron IV gets passionate heavy metal support from Sabaton

hearts of iron iv gets passionate heavy metal support from sabaton linux mac pc

#ParadoxDevelopmentStudio and Hearts of Iron IV received it’s first expansion for Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Hence the studio continues the #musical synergy with Swedish heavy metal band Sabaton. Best known for their #songs about real historical events and the human side of war. Now Sabaton has licensed ten new songs for Hearts of Iron IV. Since each illustrates a moment of World War II with passion and power chords.

Highlights of this second music pack for HoI4 include 40:1, a song honoring the brave but futile defense of Wizna by a Polish army far outnumbered by invading Germans, and To Hell and Back, the story of highly decorated war hero Audie Murphy and his struggles with PTSD.

Sabaton Soundtrack Vol. 2 music list:

  • Ghost Division: Tells the story of the elusive 7th Panzer Division.
  • Resist and Bite: Recounts the experiences of a Belgian division facing German invasion.
  • Coat of Arms: Deals with the difficult Italian invasion of Greece.
  • Uprising: Celebrates the courageous but doomed Warsaw Uprising of 1944.
  • Screaming Eagles: A song about 101st Airborne’s battles in Bastogne
  • 40:1: Honors a small Polish brigade’s stalling defence of Wizna against a much larger Wehrmacht force.
  • Panzerkampf: Song about the Battle of Kursk, one of the largest tank battles in history.
  • Smoking Snakes: Honors three Brazilian soldiers who refused surrender against overwhelming odds.
  • To Hell and Back: A song about Audie Murphy, the most decorated soldier in American history, and his struggle with PTSD.
  • The Last Battle: Tells of how a motley group of French prisoners, German defectors, and American soldiers defended Castle Itter against a SS division.

The Sabaton music pack is available for Linux, Mac and Windows PC. While only $5.99 (or €5.99) at the Paradox Store and on Steam.

System Requirements:

  • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS x32
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 @ 2.66 GHz / AMD Athlon II X4 650 @ 3.20 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 5850 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX470 with 1GB VRAM / Latest available proprietary drivers from both manufacturers
  • Storage: 2 GB available space

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