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. Read More...

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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

BotB is recruiting: Betatesters & Translators

BotB is recruiting: Betatesters & Translators

2 years ago News 17 comments

The new version of "Battle of the Bulge" Mod for Company of Heroes is almost ready. To speed up the process, we are recruiting Betatesters.

We need YOUR support!

We need YOUR support!

3 years ago News 22 comments

A Patch for BotB 3.0 is on its way.So we need your bug reports. We also search for various translators.

Battle of the Bulge Mod - Version 3.0 released !

Battle of the Bulge Mod - Version 3.0 released !

3 years ago News 4 comments

After months of work ,the new Version 3.0 of BotB is finally released. Its a major update (full version) which contains new game modes, new units and...

A Christmas Present From BotB Mod Team!

A Christmas Present From BotB Mod Team!

4 years ago News 2 comments

Spend your Christmas in Bastogne. Athmosphere-Addon and AI-Bugfix released for BotB 2.7!

Battle of the Bulge 3.5 - Documentation

Battle of the Bulge 3.5 - Documentation

2 years ago Guides 10 comments

This pdf contains the changelog, credits and troubleshooting guide for the new release. It already is part of the 3.5 download, but we also provide it...

Battle of the Bulge v3.5 -  Unternehmen Nordwind

Battle of the Bulge v3.5 - Unternehmen Nordwind

2 years ago Full Version 68 comments

The bitter fighting in the forests of Belgium continues. Both sides have suffered heavy losses and the offensive has lost momentum. But in the night of...

BotB Armor wallpapers

BotB Armor wallpapers

6 years ago Wallpapers 2 comments

Here are 10 wallpapers featuring 5 each axis and allied vehicles, the Tiger Morser, Jagdpanzer IV, M4A3E8, Wolverine, M16 and more!! Check out the images...

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jaime95 Jan 20 2012 says:

Does this work with 2.602? . I like a lot this mod , specialy the american skins (first time that i think that they look nice!).

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M1GHTY.M4VS Jan 21 2012 replied:

it does for sure

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jaime95 Jan 21 2012 replied:

Too late , i'm downloading another mod , but thanks for reply , i'll give it a try next time...

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QuakeRiley Jan 21 2012 replied:

You can have more than one mod.

+2 votes     reply to comment
ShadowFear Jan 19 2012 says:

Any chance mortar shells could be just as explosive just like in the Blitzkrieg Mod? I sincerely believe that's how mortar explosions REALLY are.

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IOZy Jan 20 2012 replied:

indeed the 81mm mortar makes big explosion

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Halftrack Creator
Halftrack Jan 19 2012 replied:

dont know, havent seen them for real yet. ;)
besides 1) BK uses arty explosions for only the heavy mortars
2) classic mortar shell fx makes it easier to distinguish if
you are under mortar or artillery fire.

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xlucidx Jan 15 2012 says:

Does this actually work with Steam? I've never used a mod for CoH on Steam before.

+1 vote     reply to comment
Halftrack Creator
Halftrack Jan 15 2012 replied:

often asked, often replied. yes, it should work with steam.

+1 vote   reply to comment
Halftrack Creator
Halftrack Jan 10 2012 says:

Just a little update for you guys:

The next BotB version will have some new game modes:

-Infantry only mode, with only a few light vehicles to build.
-Annhilation mode without popcap limits

and as an alternative to the Auto-Capture-System, all modes
can be played with classic CoH point capture system, too.

+4 votes   reply to comment
purplepinkflame Jan 10 2012 replied:

The All-Infantry w/ Light Vehicles mode is actually something me and a bunch of friends have been doing for ages! Surprised to see it being stuck into the mod but that's awesome!

+1 vote     reply to comment
Dave1987 Jan 6 2012 says:

when is the update comming for 2.602?

+1 vote     reply to comment
cephalos666 Jan 6 2012 replied:

there won't be. BotB 1.7 works on 2.601 and 2.602 aswell.

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Halftrack Creator
Halftrack Jan 6 2012 replied:

there will be a general update. but 2.602 doent need an extra one,
2.7 works fine on it. Maybe you need to reinstall the mod.

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This Battle of the Bulge Mod is really excellent. I'm totally obsessed with its massive amount of new contents as well as their creators' prudent attitude toward history. When I saw the Peiper combatgroup and Griffen Operation skill, I can't help myself to praise these people finally made a fabulous war game mod based on tremendous details of reality. Great job, guys! Great job. I do love this mod!

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