Kalypso Media has released trailers for Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD Remaster. Developed by Yippee Entertainment and Torus Games respectively, the classic strategy titles arrive on modern platforms in 2019 with enhanced controls and updated graphics.
Commandos 2 HD Remaster
Take control of an elite group of commandos who venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of notoriously demanding missions set in World War II. In this genre-defining classic, explore interactive environments and use their unique skillsets to complete your mission against seemingly impossible odds.
- Re-imagined in HD with reworked controls, modernized UI and an overhauled tutorial.
- Interactive environments: steal enemy uniforms and weapons, climb poles, swing from cables, swim, utilize vehicles, and climb in/out of buildings, ships and planes.
- Control nine unique commandos, each with different skills and specializations including a green beret, sniper, demolition expert, diver, seductress and thief.
- The Commandos series’ first appearance in a modern 3D Engine: rotate the environment 360 degrees move seamlessly in and out of buildings, submarines, planes and underwater, and zoom in and out of the environment.
- Authentic WWII scenarios: 10 missions spanning 9 different environments in night and day, with realistic weather effects.
- The choice is yours: how you tackle each mission is up to you. Experiment with skills and weapons in a challenging “against the odds” gameplay style.
- WWII vehicles and weapons, including jeeps, tanks, trucks, ships, bazookas and flame-throwers.
Praetorians HD Remaster
Lead the emerging Roman Empire by proving a legionnaire’s worth on the battlefields of Egypt, the combat theaters of Gaul and the heart of the Roman Empire in Italy, in a crusade to become Emperor. Combine units, master their varied skillsets and exploit the weaknesses of the enemy to emerge victorious.
- The PC strategy classic, released on consoles for the first time
- Re-imagined in high definition with reworked controls for consoles
- Three different armies, each with their own unique strengths and weaknesses: Gauls, Egyptians and the Roman Legions
- Over 20 campaign missions set in Egypt, Gaul and Italy
- Unique sets of abilities and formations for different unit types and characters
- Make use of different terrains and landscapes to plan your battles
- Fast-paced action
Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD Remaster are scheduled for release on Windows PC via Steam (Commandos / Praetorians) and Kalypso Shop (Commandos / Praetorians), PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Q4 2019, with Commandos 2 HD Remaster also coming to Nintendo Switch, iPad and Android tablets. Both games will be playable at Gamescom 2019, at Kalypso Media’s booth in Hall 2.1, Booth D-13 of the business area.