Combat Mission: Touch debut storms the beaches of Normandy, and charts
April 4, 2012 in Games
[prMac.com] Dover-Foxcroft, Maine - In the Strategy and Simulation categories, Combat Mission Touch topped the charts in Finland (we love you guys!) as #1 Top Paid App, and placed within the Top 5 in 24 countries, including the United States, UK, France, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, New Zealand and others. It reached Top 10 tankings in 43 countries the Top 100 in a further 111 countries. Furthermore, we reached Top 10 and Top 100 placements for all games, and in fact all apps of all genres in 43 countries.
A big thank you to all the fans for your reviews and ratings and for placing CM Touch firmly in the Top Charts.
So what's next? We're working on a first (free) v1.1 update that will provide a number of improvements and new features, such as:
* Multiplayer Enhancements
* Saved Games
* Performance Improvements
* Bug Fixes
* ...and more. We're taking suggestions, go here to post feedback:
About "Combat Mission: Touch"
"Combat Mission: Touch" allows you to command American and German troops during and after the invasion of Normandy, June 1944! It mixes fun and realism for a unique, hands-on, 3D wargame experience.
Available on the AppStore exclusively for the iPad 2 and The New iPad - the only mobile devices that are powerful enough to fully immerse you in the dramatic battles of World War 2 - for only $4.99.
"Combat Mission: Touch" is the result of a collaboration between Battlefront.com, the critically acclaimed creators of the genre defining Combat Mission series of wargames for now over 10 years, and Dromedary LLC. Using Combat Mission's unique WeGo turn-based play mode of simultaneous planning and execution phases, and a vast 3D environment, it combines the fun of fast paced action with the strategy of turns. Make no mistake, fun as it is, "Combat Mission: Touch" is a true wargame, with a number of mind-blowing features that were available, until now, only on the desktop.
"Combat Mission: Touch" Features:
* Full 3D view of the battlefield
* Smoothly zoom from bird's eye for strategic control down to eye level for tactical awareness
* Command historically accurate vehicles and infantry units like the M4 Sherman * Tank or the German Panther tank
* Play solo or head-to-head on the Internet
* Invite your friends on GameCenter
* Find opponents on the Internet automatically
* Watch replays of battles and share them with friends ... or enemies
* Watch and replay every detail of the action from any angle
* Realistic ballistics and armor penetration algorithms; make no mistake, fun as it is, this is a true wargame!
* Realistically simulated weapons and effects
* Troop morale and fatigue
* Forward observers and artillery
* WEGO (as in: "we go together" simultaneous planning and action phases) - the fun of fast paced action with the strategy of turns
* Battle across vast distances (2km x 2km maps!)
* Play as Americans or Germans
* Fight on the beaches, hills, and bocage of France
* Includes 7 unique and detailed maps and historical combat missions: Uncle Red Beach, Morning of the 902nd, Panzer Ace, Off the Beach!, Crossroads, Battlegroup Scholze, Ravenstein's Bridge
* More maps and missions will be made available in-app
* Includes tutorial video... you had better do what the Drill Sergeant $@*!% asks you to!
* iPad 2 Wi-Fi, iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G, iPad (3rd generation), and iPad Wi-Fi + 4G
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 375 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Combat Mission : Touch 1.0 is $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.
Purchase and Download
YouTube Video (Trailer)
YouTube Video (Tutorial)
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