In the morning of December 16th,1944 German Forces launched a surprise attack in the dense Ardennes Forest in Belgium and Luxemburg. Allied High command is hastily rushing re-enforcements to the area, to counter the surprise attack and prevent them from crossing Meuse river. Can you stop the elite of the German panzerdivisions, or vice versa,lead them to victory? Find out. Features include but are in no way limited to: -The new Automatic Territory Capture system (thanks to AnyGameX) No more flagpoles simply capture territory by having more men in it than your opponent, the more the faster! -Realistic tank combat featuring historic penetration values, tanks have their turret rotation times reset to the actual speeds of real life, visibility reduced to reflect the limited line of sight from tanks' vision blocks. -new units such as the Sturmtiger, M36 'Slugger', M4A3E2 Sherman "Jumbo" and many,many more. - more than 30 exclusive high quality winter maps & realistic athmospheres

Post news Report content RSS feed Battle of the Bulge "Unternehmen Nordwind" released!

What was meant to be a small fix with a few additions finally turned into a major update. And Battle of the Bulge Mod opened up a new front in Alsace-Lorraine. You can now play 6 Scenarios of "Unternehmen Nordwind", the last, desperate german offensive in eastern France.

Posted by Halftrack on Jun 12th, 2013

The wait is over, the desperate fight in winter continues:

Battle of the Bulge is back!

Version 3.5 "Unternehmen Nordwind" has been released!

Take the role of either a 7th US Army Commander or of german Heeresgruppe G.
Fight in the dense mountains of the Vosges and Alsace-Lorraine.

In those 6 scenarios you have different doctrine choices and access to
different units which have taken part in the historical battle.

But, as always, the core mod also was worked at.
New abilities and upgrades, bug- and AI fixes will make your battles even tougher.
New skins and models will make it look more authentic.

- all Units come from offmap
- Troop surrendering now working flawlessly, even in Multiplayer
- gamemode "quickstart" overhauled, throwing you directly into combat
- units in houses become invisible much longer
- soldiers dont leave cover by themselves ( no order necessary anymore )
- 5 new maps, 1 old map re-activated
- many bugs fixed

supported language versions:
chinese, czech, english, french, german ,italian, polish, russian (partly), spanish

This is only a small insight of the new features that BotB 3.5 has to offer.
Better take a look at it yourself.

Or have a detailed look at the changelog, available in the download section.

And of course, there are bugs. Unfortunately. But you can help us getting
rid of them by reporting what you find. Best in our forum here or on our website: or

Post comment Comments
GriffinZ Jun 13 2013 says:

Keep uo the good work, I really love this mod, concept and gameplay whise.

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aidas2 Jun 13 2013 says:

Amazing update!

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Reborn:X Jun 13 2013 says:

All on board the Halftrack to Alasce-Lorraine!

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M1GHTY.M4VS Jun 13 2013 says:

rarely had a Thunderstorm coming such handy in summer now xD
perfect time to play BotB while it gets colder :D
thx for the update to all involved.

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ruzackovich Jun 21 2013 says:

Finally, the waiting has done, anyway can we get some emplacement, plissss....any changelog for this version?

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