Includes 2 items: Battalion 1944, Battalion 1944: First To Fight Upgrade
In addition to the core game, Battalion 1944: First to Fight Edition adds a digital soundtrack and 5 War Chests. It also features a weapon skin exclusive to the pack.
Battalion 1944 recaptures the core of classic competitive shooters and refines the ‘classic’ FPS feel for the next generation. Focusing on 5v5 infantry based combat, where precise flick shots with your Kar98, covering fire with your Thompson and and fluid player movement are key to clutching every round for your team. Band together and fight with your team in the premiership of competitive WW2 FPS.
Battalion is currently in development alongside the community, reconstructing Unreal Engine 4 to reintroduce classic FPS quirks to create a modern shooter that feels like an old school classic. This heart-thumping multiplayer experience is being crafted by designers who have grown up playing competitive Call of Duty, Enemy Territory and Counter Strike; alongside community feedback from professional FPS players and over 10,000 early adopters who have been shaped by the same gaming experience.
With a dedicated server browser & LAN support, plans for community modding & team based ranked stats & competitive matchmaking; Battalion 1944 is a classic competitive shooter with an emphasis on raw skill. No grinding for overpowered gameplay changing unlocks, no unfair kill streaks, just you and your skill as a player.
Battalion 1944 resurges old school FPS back into the modern gaming spotlight in the only true spiritual successor to the great multiplayer shooters of the past. In Battalion, it’s down to skilled soldiers like you to make it to the top.
- Classic WWII FPS Roots – Skill Is King
Strike with speed, strength and precision as Battalion’s swift and smooth infantry combat paves the way for a skill ceiling competitive gamers will die for. You won’t find any airstrikes, attack dogs or overpowered god guns here. In Battalion 1944, you, your skill and your rifle reign supreme.
- Wartide – Game Mode
Two teams. Two weapon armouries to be fed with the blood of your enemies. Two objectives to defend or blow to smithereens. Five players per team. Thirteen rounds to secure victory.
Wartide is created with competitive players in mind. Every weapon matters and every round counts. Loot corpses to gather weapons for your team to use in later rounds. Then, focus on the map objectives to achieve victory.
- Capture the Flag, Domination, Team Deathmatch and Free For All
In addition to Wartide, Battalion 1944 allows you to wage war across Capture the Flag, Domination, Team Deathmatch and Free for All game modes.
- Skill Based Matchmaking
Skill based matchmaking rates your performance level and matches you against players who’ll put your skills to the test.
- War Chests
Earned by levelling up as well as from the store, these entirely cosmetic chests allow you to wear your favourite weapon colours with pride when you take to the battlefield.
- Dedicated Server & LAN Support
Whether you want to host a mod, run a private competitive match; or ramp the player count well above the recommended settings; Battalion 1944 allows you to host your own dedicated servers.
- By the Community, For the Community
This heart-thumping multiplayer experience is being crafted by designers who have grown up playing competitive top competitive First Person Shooters; alongside community feedback from professional FPS players and an Early Access community shaped by the same gaming experience.