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#41 Felo

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Posted 03 November 2022 - 10:40 AM

 

Soldiers Heroes of WW2 / Faces of War / Men of War are very close to my heart as well, ...

 

I searched for "Outfront" after reading this, remembering that name from a forum. SHoWW2 is AKA "Outfront 1" apparently, see this:

https://steamcommuni...52451565100140/

 

Also Outfront 2 and 3 are mentioned there. Have you ever come across those? I have the one called Silent Heroes, not sure where it fits in that time line. But it's great.

 

I remember reading about it. According to wikipedia ( https://en.wikipedia...of_World_War_II )There were 3 standalone expansion packs for Soldiers, Outfront 1, 2 and 3. But they were never released outside Eastern Europe, or maybe just Russia. I am from Poland and from what I recall they released Outfront 1 here, but not 2 and 3.

These were completely different games to the Faces of Wars which is a proper sequel. I think i played Outfront 1, but not the later ones.



#42 Jeroen

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Posted 09 November 2022 - 07:24 PM

These were completely different games to the Faces of Wars which is a proper sequel. I think i played Outfront 1, but not the later ones.

 

What are those games like then? They're not RTS's?

 

So from that wiki link: Faces of War is indeed Outfront II.


Edited by Jeroen, 10 November 2022 - 08:12 AM.


#43 Felo

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Posted 10 November 2022 - 11:43 AM


 

What are those games like then? They're not RTS's?

 

 

 

Sorry, i might have not explained it clearly. What I mean is that these "Outfronts 1-3" were standalone expansions to Soldiers and not a proper sequel like Faces of War is. Alos I think Faces of War was called "Outfront" in some countries but I am not sure...

So how it stands is:

 

Soldiers - 1st game. (released in 2004)

Outfront 1 - standalone expansion for Soldiers. (released in 2005)

Outfront 2 - standalone expansion for Soldiers released only in Eastern Europe (released in 2006)

Outfront 3 - standalone expansion for Soldiers released only in Eastern Europe (released in 2008 )

 

Faces of War - proper sequel to Soldiers (released 2006) - I think it was called Outfront in some countries but I am not certain...)

Faces of War: Brothers in arms - standalone expansion to Faces of War (released in 2007)



#44 AndrewT

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Posted 24 January 2023 - 04:39 PM

Mimimi's Projekt Süßkartoffel has been revealed as Shadow Gambit: The Cursed Crew

 

https://store.steamp...he_Cursed_Crew/



#45 Felo

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Posted 24 January 2023 - 06:29 PM

Mimimi's Projekt Süßkartoffel has been revealed as Shadow Gambit: The Cursed Crew

 

https://store.steamp...he_Cursed_Crew/

I've created a topic cause I think this probably deserves it :)






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