Ground control ii

The designers at Massive Entertainment mix up the gameplay well over the course of the campaigns. The Virons are a race of aliens with biological "vehicles" called centruroids. Not sure what to write?

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Instead, we're introduced to the Northern Star Alliance, a group of planets that were Earth colonies cut off from the center of human space back during the corporation wars in the first game.

Despite Captain Angelus's "exceptional" battlefield performance, it is clear that NSA cannot win this war and it is only a matter of time before the Empire overwhelm them.

Ground Control II: Operation Exodus

Genre Real Time Strategy. After the battle of Krig-7b that took place in the original video game, Major Cnotrol Parker the original game's protagonist destroyed the Earth's early warning relay station, commandeered a battlecruiser called CSS Astrid seen in the original game and escaped. Operation Exodus, keeps this signature element while delivering a stunning presentation coupled with solid gameplay and a lengthy campaign. It has basic functions, such as chat, a friends list, and a list of available games and servers to join.

You can also play any of the single-player missions in cooperative mode with up to three players. Jacob Angelus must find a way to let his people survive.

A tragic final battle takes place in which Captain Angelus and his allies help bround anyone they can to CSS Astrid and see to their safe departure. In skirmish and multiplayer modes, you even have the option of calling in air strikes, which you pay for with gorund points. Not only does it allow you to customize the forces you're using, but also allows players to make some mistakes without being punished so harshly.

These emplacements, like bunkers and ik buildings, cannot be fully destroyed, but concentrated fire can kill any infantry inside. Experienced units are more effective than new ones, so it pays to keep your troops alive when possible. You're Good to Go! Most of the game's 24 missions take between 20 minutes to an hour, not counting any reloads.

Units on elevated ground get defensive bonuses.

Ground Control II: Operation Exodus Review - GameSpot

There's also a ladder which will allow players to fround their record and rank. Maps are suitably large and vast with rolling terrain and thickets of lush forest. All of these units are deployed onto the battlefield through dropshipsmuch like the deployment procedures of its predecessor.

A fictional physical phenomenon causes the communications between the two area to be only possible through a network of special relay stations built at the border of the spheres.

Imperial gruond are equipped with energy weapons, which often equal or supersede their opponent's projectile weaponry in terms of damage. Acquisition points are earned through the capturing of victory locations and destruction of enemy forces and allow the player to field units on the battlefield and use the support weapons that are unique to each faction.

The dropship is also vulnerable to fire, so if it's destroyed, you'll be unable to call in reinforcements for a period of time until you get a new one.

The year is now and you find yourself at the centre of a war between the Northern Star Alliance and the vicious Terran Empire. Ground Control II improved upon its predecessors graphics and game mechanics.

You can call in fire support, like air strikes, during skirmish or multiplayer matches There's a lot to like about Ground Control II, though the game isn't without a few relatively minor shortcomings. Each unit became exceedingly important, which in most cases helped make the game better, but occasionally helped to slow the game down to a crawl. Vehicles offer excellent detail when you zoom up close. Strategy - Real-time - Sci-fi.

Ground Control II: Operation Exodus (Video Game ) - IMDb

Release date Released The story of Ground Control II takes place in that same universe as that of the original game but starts years later and has little in common with the original game. Eventually, the Outer Sphere colonies formed two interstellar states: The fact that reinforcements can be called into battle certainly helps the situation.

Version 3 is now out! June 23, EU: The environment plays a big role in Ground Control II's tactics.