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Men of War II is getting a new dev diary detailing the game’s story

Fulqrum Publishing published a development diary for Men of War IItheir next WWII RTS.

The new dev diary gives a brief overview of the men of war franchise, from the time the series was still called Soldiers: Heroes of World War II. The dev diary then touches on some of the concepts and mechanics that new and returning players can expect. Men of War II.

You can find the new dev diary below.

Experience WWII real-time strategy gameplay like never before! Men of War II, the next chapter in the evolution of the top-rated RTS franchise, brings you more units with different specializations to lead, identify historical accuracy, and new levels of visual and audio excellence, all combined with the original heart of the series – heart-pounding action. Lead your troops in intense real-time battles on the Western and Eastern fronts and overwhelm your opponents in epic single-player campaigns and skirmish modes, before diving deep into multiplayer action.

Use sophisticated military strategies, set up ambushes or use brute force to show your ability as the greatest military leader of all time. Get full command of different roles: from air and armor to infantry and support in fast-paced, action-packed battles. Men of War II brings significant visual enhancements, destructible environments and advanced AI, to create the classic real-time strategy game fans have been waiting for.

CLASSIC REAL-TIME STRATEGY GAMEPLAY WITH NEW ADVANCED AI

Command dozens of historically accurate units with unique gear in battle and blast entire buildings to smithereens. Create the best strategic plan using the ever-changing environment, cover and a wide range of tactical options to eliminate your enemies, commanded by a reworked and fierce AI. Use the direct control feature to manage any unit in the field at any time and modify, upgrade and repair equipment and vehicles. Immerse yourself in classic combat mechanics combined with brand new gameplay features and experience the intensity of one of the longest running WWII game series in an exciting new way.

A CINEMATIC SOLO EXPERIENCE

Experience an epic story spanning two main campaigns – Allies and Soviets – against the military power machine of the Third Reich. From the desperate and brutal opening battles of WWII to momentous victories on the way to Berlin, join war heroes and their comrades marching through hills and snow-covered Soviet villages, European fields and city ruins.

INTENSE MULTIPLAYER COMBAT IN PVP AND CO-OP MODE

Experience the greatest multiplayer and cooperative modes in franchise history. Choose your side and prepare to fight against other players, or alongside them against advanced AI, in a huge selection of realistic skirmish and challenge maps, with plenty of room for strategic maneuvers. Plan your attacks, team up with a friend, and win the co-op side-by-side battle.

VARIED AND HISTORICALLY ACCURATE UNITS

From devastating tanks to realistic models of weaponry and military equipment, Men of War II features the most comprehensive and detailed WWII locations, vehicles and characters in the series to date: three camps, 45 battalions and more than 300 vehicles.

STUNNING VISUALS
CAPTIVATING SOUND DESIGN

Experience the classic theater of war from a new perspective: each location comes to life with a unique set of fully destructible objects, realistic physics, and immersive sound design. In Men of War II, everything – bridges, rivers, buildings, forests and more – can be used to gain a tactical advantage, opening up limitless strategic options for you or your enemies to exploit.

FULL MOD SUPPORT

Create and share your own war scenarios using a set of special level design and modding tools for Men of War II. Now the choice is yours: your creativity; your eyesight; your skills. The tactical possibilities are endless.