The Bluecoats North & South

System: Nintendo Switch Release date: 27/10/2020

Reunite with Sergeant Cornelius M. Chesterfield and Corporal Blutch in this remastered game that combines turn-based strategy and real-time action. Initially released on the Amiga at the end of the 1980s, this version will delight fans of the original game!

Master the turn-based strategy to achieve victory. Take control of new states, secure forts and railways to increase your resources, and lead reinforcements sent over from Europe. Discover or relive the experience of the original game ""The Bluecoats North and South"", in single or two-player mode, with this updated version featuring redesigned gameplay!

Whether you're a rookie or an experienced player of strategy games, you can personalize your experience with a variety of options available to activate.

Discover various episodes in the history of the American Civil War by choosing which year to start in. You can attempt to change the course of history or maintain your positions.

Features:

*3 different gameplay modes:

  • Turn-based strategy map: take charge of operations and move your battalions to capture new states, engage the enemy, or strengthen your positions.
  • Real-time battles: get to the heart of the action and directly confront the enemy. Use your infantry, cavalry and artillery to achieve victory. Use the strengths of each corps to crush your opponent.
  • Attack and defend forts and trains in FPS mode. The totally redesigned gameplay puts you in the shoes of the soldier. Defend your positions from the invader or take the initiative by attacking enemy possessions.

*Full two-player mode.

What you need to know

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After your payment has been processed, the content will be downloaded to the applicable system linked to your Nintendo Account, or your Nintendo Network ID in the case of Wii U or Nintendo 3DS family systems. This system must be updated to the latest system software and connected to the internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download. Depending on the system/console/hardware model you own and your use of it, an additional storage device may be required to download software from Nintendo eShop. Please visit our Support section for more information.

Please make sure you have enough storage to complete the download.

The details of the offer are displayed based on the country settings of your Nintendo Account.

The Nintendo Account Agreement applies to the purchase of this content.

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Multiplayer requires one compatible controller per player. Additional controllers (sold separately) may be required.

Categories

Action, Strategy

Players

1 - 2

Publisher

Microids

Age rating

TBD

Download version (Nintendo Switch)

System

Nintendo Switch

Release date

27/10/2020

Age rating

TBD

Controllers

  • Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

Languages

German, English, Spanish, French, Italian

Download size

2023.00 MB

Nintendo Switch Game Card

System

Nintendo Switch

Release date

27/10/2020

Age rating

TBD

Controllers

  • Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

Languages

English, German, French, Spanish, Italian