The year is 2114 and the great war has continued for two hundred years. Shotguns and trench warfare blend with laser rifles and armored mechs as the great powers continue their endless fight over war-torn Europe. Gratuitous Tank Battles is the sequel to indie space strategy game 'Gratuitous Space Battles'. GTB is an RTS/simulation/tower defense hybrid. The player can be the attacker or the stationary defender in a series of large scale real-time battles. Rather than selecting pre-built units like most Tower Defense games, GTB lets the player customise both the composition, and visuals of their units. An integrated map editor and online challenge system ensures a never ending series of battles to fight and enemies to crush. Real-time target and path orders can be given to your units, and the battles include night-time and night vision modes.

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0 comments by cliffski2 on Jun 17th, 2012

Gratuitous Tank Battl;es has had a patch to version 1.012, here are a few of the major changes:

version 1.012
1) Support for new detail textures in closeup
2) Tanks now take corners smoothly
3) Graphics detail slider now adjusts lengths of tank tracks.
4) Fixed bug where weapons that had an already selected target could still fire at it when it was within minimum range.
5) Fixed Steam achievement bug
6) Possible fix for steam-integration slow

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Gratuitous Tank Battles Modding Guide

Gratuitous Tank Battles Modding Guide

Jun 17, 2012 Tutorials 0 comments

Gratuitous tank battles does not require a complex SDK or development tools to mod like many other games. Quite a few alterations can be made to the game...

Gratuitous Tank Battles Manual

Gratuitous Tank Battles Manual

Jun 17, 2012 Tutorials 0 comments

Welcome Officer and congratulations on successfully completing the rigorous abridged commissioning course! This is a glorious day, your aim as you join...

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linus2002pop Jul 21 2012, 7:24am says:

CRAZY version 1.012 is in the demo.

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SteelReign May 14 2012, 4:35pm says:

Preview article on GTB:

Great game, keep up the good work.

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Pra3t0r5 Feb 20 2012, 2:44pm says:

WOOOT its in moddb?! awesome, tracking =D

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FlyingMonkey59 Feb 8 2012, 11:06pm says:

Well, loved GSB... then you put giant robots in the mix. No real way ill be turning this down, by the look of things...

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mechwarrior24 Nov 12 2011, 12:23am says:

This looks awesome! It's like GSB... except... except with MECHS! And that means it is automatically the best game ever made. Erm. Ever WILL be made.

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cominu Nov 11 2011, 4:51pm says:

Looks great, tracking

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stoopdapoop Nov 1 2011, 1:18pm says:

discovered your blog through a friend. This project looks cool, I'll track.

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