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Field of Glory II

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Mark the date! Field of Glory II Trailer and LIVE PREVIEW next week!

Posted: 11 SEP 2017

We have great news coming from the battlefield! Field of Glory II, one of the most anticipated tabletop wargame of the year, will have a LIVE preview next week!

We will be live on our Twitch channel, on September 18th at 11 AM EDT / 4 PM BST / 5 PM CEST!

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Field of Glory II AAR: Romans vs Macedonians at the Battle of Larissa

Posted: 7 SEP 2017

Welcome to this AAR for Field of Glory 2, the upcoming sequel of the original Field of Glory and developed by the legendary game designer Richard Bodley Scott (Field of Glory Tabletop, Pike and Shot, Sengoku Jidai).

For this After Action Report, I decided on a Custom Battle, with the AI at the highest difficulty level: Deity (sounds intimidating)!

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Field of Glory II Army Lists in Alphabetical Order

Posted: 21 AUG 2017

Field of Glory II will have a massive variety of armies to choose from, each one with peculiar units reflecting the strategy and tactics used during that time.

Each Army List has been accurately researched and with them, you’ll find the Ancient World more vibrant than ever.

We have received requests from many of you, wondering exactly what (and how many) historical factions will be available, and your requests haven’t been gone unnoticed!

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Field of Glory II Dev Diary - Game Modes

Posted: 2 AUG 2017

Here we are today to have an in-depth look on Field Of Glory II’s Game Modes.

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Field of Glory 2 Developers Diary - A.I.

Posted: 18 JUL 2017

The AI for Field of Glory II has been developed by building on the knowledge gained from developing the generally praised AI for Pike and Shot and Sengoku Jidai.
 
Deployment
For non-preset scenarios, it is important that the AI can deploy its army in a sensible formation, taking account of the prevailing terrain.
Generally speaking, most ancient armies would deploy with an infantry centre in one or more lines. (Usually three for Romans, usually only one for Hellenistic armies). They would then have cavalry on both wings and perhaps in reserve, plus light troops both in the centre and on the wings.

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Field of Glory 2 Army Lists Rome vs Carthage

Posted: 11 JUL 2017

Field of Glory 2 will be huge. Spanning nearly 250 years from the Rise of Rome, it will allow players to choose from over 75 different army lists, each one both unique and historically accurate.

Today we want to give you a taste of this potential and what’s better than showing the Army Lists for two great rivals of the Ancient World?

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Field of Glory 2 Developers Diary Innovations and Differences

Posted: 4 JUL 2017

As the developing process is marching quickly along the beta testing phase, it’s time to dig a bit more into the main differences and improvements players will find from the original game released in 2009.

“Field of Glory II is a complete reboot of the franchise, based on the original tabletop Field of Glory rules as a starting point, rather than on Field of Glory I” says Richard Bodley Scott, the main designer of Field of Glory 2. There are therefore many differences from FOG1 – which we hope are all improvements. Being co-author of the original tabletop game, I am in a unique position to create a fresh take on the system”.

Let’s take a closer look, shall we?

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Field of Glory 2 Reveals new Screenshots!

Posted: 30 JUN 2017

We have received a bunch of new screenshots showing some intense fighting more closely!

Thanks to these images, you can have a clear vision of the amount of detail developers at Byzantine Games are putting into Field of Glory 2!

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Field of Glory II is announced!

Posted: 13 JUN 2017

Award-winning wargame designer Richard Bodley Scott is back. The mastermind behind successes like Pike and Shot and Sengoku Jidai, returns to his roots and is busy at work on the sequel of one of the most successful wargaming systems ever: Field of Glory.

The first digital adaptation of the most popular ancients and medieval tabletop wargaming rules served as a stepping stone in the foundation of the Slitherine Group as we know it today”, said Iain McNeil, Development Director of Slitherine. “We are happy to have RBS working on the next iteration of this PC game as he is both the father of the original tabletop game and the creator of its digital conversion”.

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Details


Field of Glory II

Release Date: Coming Soon

Language: English
Genre: Tactical
Turns: Turn-Based
Complexity: Intermediate, Advanced
Period: Ancients


Developer
Byzantine Games


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Product Specs

  • Theatre: Western Europe, Britain, Mediterranean
  • Players: 1, 1-2
  • AI: Yes
  • PBEM: Yes
  • File Size: 2000mb
  • Download Time:
  • - 56K Modem: 79hr 21min
  • - DSL or Satelite: 4hr 20min
  • - High Speed: 53min
  • Editor: Yes

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