Back to Basics is a total conversion mod, that not only adds units and abilities but also a new weapon damage and penetration system. This improves gameplay and requires more tactical assaults and defenses. Weapon ranges are also greatly increased and also includes a greatly improved AI. Back to Basics: Battle of the Hegdes adds realism to Company of Heroes, to make it even better. It is compatible with Company of Heroes, Opposing Fronts and Tales of Valor, always with the latest patch. You do not have to own all 3 products of the Company of Heroes series to play Back to Basics.
Like the Cromwell, the M4a4 Sherman mates a 75mm gun with reasonable armor and good mobility. Can be upgraded with a Tank Commander to increase sight range, and can fire Smoke Dischargers to create a wall of smoke.
This vehicle is a reward unit that will be replace the Cromwell when activated.