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For Liberty! Now Available from Matrix Games
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Island, NY, November 9, 2006 - Matrix Games, (www.matrixgames.com), announced the release
of Hussar Games (www.hussargames.com) American
Revolutionary strategy game For Liberty! This release includes the new v1.70
release offering many new features and enhancements. This release also includes
the free 1848 Hungarian War of Independence.
David Heath, CEO of Matrix Games said, "This is a really great game that
stands head to head with many of today's classic strategy games. The detail in
the design will really give fellow gamers a good feel for commanding a campaign
in the 18th century."
Bulcsu Varhegyi of Hussar Games said, "We are very proud of this release
and with Matrix Games support we feel twe have provided excellent service to our
fans and really improved the gameplay we received from our fans."
Each campaign has a unique soundtrack, accurate map covering over 3,000
hexes each, and accurate units for each side and time period. There are 8 total
campaigns, 4 for each theatre of revolution. At the strategic level manage
resources such as recruits, horses, muskets, cannons, money, and supply. Use
influence to affect political decisions. Command four hundred historic leaders
and give strategic orders to troops such as siege, defend, attack, retreat, and
In the tactical level, fight battles on randomly generated maps, giving a
new tactical situation each time you play. Command 16 different large size 3D
unit types from 5 countries, each with authentic uniforms. Units may adopt
several stances in combat, including line, column, and skirmish.
In For Liberty! there are many realism factors that bring out the best of
revolutionary combat. Morale plays a major role in combat, and no soldier will
fight to the last man. Break the opposition's morale and drive them from the
field of combat. Also there are plenty of random events, such as pirates,
betrayal, epidemics, fires, and much more. To top it all off, a full campaign
editor will be included along with a special bonus USA scenario.
- Campaign editor - create your own fictional or historical
- New bonus American c ampaign.
- Improved fatigue system in tactical battles.
- AI enhancements on both the strategic and tactical levels
- and much more.