What is Combat Mission Afghanistan software from Battlefront.com, what is it used for and how to use it?
Excellent strategy game about Russian-Afghan war
Combat Mission Afghanistan covers two periods of the Russian-Afghan wars - the initial phase 1980-1982, and the later years of highest activity 1985-1987 - in two campaigns and additionally ten standalone missions. The fully featured editor will of course allow players to create all new custom maps and missions.
CM Afghanistan introduces completely new features to the series, such as:
•Drozd Active Defense system (on T-55AD and T-62D; shoots down incoming RPGs)
•Multi-barreled rapid-fire cannon (e.g. ZSU-23 Shilka, Kamaz ZU-23)
•New terrain such as Snow (on the ground) and Water
•Exit Zones (a new type of objective
CM Afghanistan is bursting with a large variety of Soviet-made vehicles and weapons. An excerpt from the vehicle list:
Combat Mission Afghanistan Limitations
only two scenarios, especially made for this demo version, are playable
multiplayer modes (PBEM/TCP) are fully enabled
the Scenario Editor is enabled and fully functional, but it will not allow you to load nor save any maps
contains nag screens during launch end exit of the demo. The exit screen will, after clicking or pressing a key, automatically open the game's official website at www.battlefront.com/afghanistan in your default browser. The exit screen automatically closes after 1 minute
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