Traction Wars is a Tactical Teamwork Game set during the Second World War. A realistic and historically accurate environment for players to immerse themselves. For information about the first release please see below. The mod will be released in a series of chapters which will add new features and maps at each stage. Chapter One is currently planned to be infantry only but tanks and other vehicles will be added in a later chapter.

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News Update #41: Operation Deadstick (Part 2/3)

News Update #41: Operation Deadstick (Part 2/3)

Jul 18, 2015 10 comments

As we revealed last month, the operation we have based Traction Wars is one of the most pivotal events in the D-Day Landings, the capture of Pegasus Bridge...

Dev Blog #22: TankFest 2015

Dev Blog #22: TankFest 2015

Jul 5, 2015 9 comments

Last Saturday six members of the Traction Wars Team gathered (some for the first time!) at TankFest 2015 at Bovington, Dorset, England...

News Update #49: Eighty Eight

News Update #49: Eighty Eight

Apr 11, 2015 12 comments

It has been a while since our last update, but rest assured the team have been very busy behind the scenes and could not leave you all waiting any longer...

Community Newsletter #4: Second Battalion

Community Newsletter #4: Second Battalion

Jan 23, 2015 1 comment

So much has happened since we were last celebrating a major community milestone. When we hit 1,000 community members we gave each of those one custom...

The Night Before Christmas

The Night Before Christmas

Dec 25, 2014 1 comment

Twas the night before Christmas... Christmas is a time where we like to have a bit of fun, and we've taken a few hours out of serious development to add...

Community Questions #4

Community Questions #4

Dec 21, 2014 5 comments

It’s been a while since we last did a community questions update so we felt it was high time we put that right. Once again we’ve trawled through the...

Dev Blog #21: Digging into the Detail (3/3)

Dev Blog #21: Digging into the Detail (3/3)

Dec 9, 2014 4 comments

Hi everyone and welcome to the third and final piece in our “Digging into Detail” series. My name is [TWDEV] Maniche and I’m the Lead Level Designer...

Dev Blog #20: Digging into the Detail (2/3)

Dev Blog #20: Digging into the Detail (2/3)

Oct 26, 2014 5 comments

Hi all, welcome to the second part of our level design blog. I'm [TWDEV] RvtL, part of the level design team together with [TWDEV] Maniche and [TWDEV...

EGX London 2014

EGX London 2014

Oct 6, 2014 2 comments

As is probably now a yearly thing, last weekend some Traction Wars developers descended upon the Earls Court Exhibition centre in London for a huge showcase...

Dev Blog #18: Digging into the Detail (Part 1/3)

Dev Blog #18: Digging into the Detail (Part 1/3)

Sep 19, 2014 3 comments

Hello everyone, I’m [TWDEV] Mars and I’m a Level Designer on the Traction Wars team. Welcome to the first section of our three-part level design blog...

Dev Blog #17: Traction Wars in Motion

Dev Blog #17: Traction Wars in Motion

Aug 16, 2014 11 comments

In previous updates we have shown some of our “Work in Progress” first person weapon animations, but today I want to talk about the third person...

News Update #48: Water You Looking At!

News Update #48: Water You Looking At!

Jul 26, 2014 13 comments

Stepping away from our recent trend of less common weapons in last update's reveal of the Lee Enfield No.1 SMLE we stay with the British Army and present...

News Update #47: SMLE Everyone!

News Update #47: SMLE Everyone!

Jul 4, 2014 6 comments

Continuing our current theme of slightly less common weapons to see in Normandy, such as the Lebel M1886 two weeks ago, we present an old favourite of...

News Update #46: A Relic of Another Time

News Update #46: A Relic of Another Time

Jun 21, 2014 9 comments

Beutewaffen of the Wehrmacht: Part Two: Following our last update "A French Gem" we continue our exploration of some of the lesser known weapons which...

News Update #45: Operation Tonga (D-Day Part 3/3)

News Update #45: Operation Tonga (D-Day Part 3/3)

Jun 7, 2014 3 comments

To finalise our updates on this historic day we would like to share something we've long hinted and which took place 70 years ago today. Operation Tonga...

 News Update #44: Events Unfold (D-Day Part 2/3)

News Update #44: Events Unfold (D-Day Part 2/3)

Jun 6, 2014 1 comment

Today, on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day, we at Traction Wars choose to honour the memory of those who fell to help liberate Europe and the lesser known...

News Update #43: Letter to the Troops (D-Day Part 1/3)

News Update #43: Letter to the Troops (D-Day Part 1/3)

Jun 5, 2014 3 comments

Seventy years ago at this time the first wheels left the ground of the largest airborne operation of the time and the second largest in history. A few...

News Update #42: A French Gem

News Update #42: A French Gem

May 10, 2014 2 comments

It has been a while since we published a "proper" News Update. We are currently focused on refining the current build, not as exciting as fresh development...

Community Questions #3

Community Questions #3

Feb 17, 2014 5 comments

Continuing on from the success of first & second in the new series of Community Questions we have picked some more questions from the community.

Community Questions #2

Community Questions #2

Jan 27, 2014 4 comments

Continuing on from the success of first in the new series of Community Questions we have picked some more questions from the community

New Year 2014: Messages from the Team

New Year 2014: Messages from the Team

Jan 7, 2014 2 comments

In the final part of our holiday series we have a few video messages from the team for the community. Sadly we weren't able to get messages from everyone...

Merry Christmas (Part 2)

Merry Christmas (Part 2)

Dec 29, 2013 2 comments

Following on from Part 1 of our Christmas series we present Part 2: A 2013 Retrospective.

Merry Christmas (Part 1)

Merry Christmas (Part 1)

Dec 25, 2013 3 comments

From all of us on the Traction Wars Team we wish you a very Merry Christmas

Community Questions #1

Community Questions #1

Dec 6, 2013 11 comments

Last week as a change from our recent updates we invited our community to submit questions to the team to form part of this week's update. Thank you to...

"Where Are You" - In Remembrance

"Where Are You" - In Remembrance

Nov 11, 2013 9 comments

On this the 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month we remember those who lost their lives in war. We commemorate them this year with a short music...

News Update #41: Headless Horsa

News Update #41: Headless Horsa

Nov 3, 2013 5 comments

We have mentioned static creation before in our previous devblogs, which focused largely on structures and vegetation for our maps. We are also working...

Dev Blog #15: Heads Up!

Dev Blog #15: Heads Up!

Oct 19, 2013 13 comments

Games work in a certain way so you can’t always compare them to real life. They should be treated as two different things and you can’t just copy...

News Update #40: Firing High

News Update #40: Firing High

Oct 14, 2013 12 comments

The FLAK 38 was a 20mm cannon designed for anti-aircraft duty by the Germans in 1939. An improvement on it's predecessor, the FLAK 30, it fired a 20mm...

Dev Blog #14: Eurogamer Expo 2013

Dev Blog #14: Eurogamer Expo 2013

Oct 5, 2013 1 comment

The Eurogamer Expo in London is one of the UK's biggest gaming events. Upcoming, old, AAA and indie games fill up Earl's Court for four days of promotion...

News Update #39: Thompson Weapon Preview

News Update #39: Thompson Weapon Preview

Sep 27, 2013 8 comments

Following our last preview of the Sten Mk.II SMG, we continue our weapon preview videos with the Thompson M1A1 sub machine gun.