FinnWars is about Finland fighting against The Soviet Union in WWII. The USSR insisted having land areas from Finland to secure Leningrad’s safety in 1939. Finland didn’t agree on these demands and a war begun. The first war between these two happened in 1939-40. The war raged 105 days during wintertime. Finland succeeded in maintaining its independency though losing some areas. The war was named the Winter War.

In the summer 1941 Germany attacked The Soviet Union and asked some assistance from Finland. Finland and Germany were brothers-in-arms though not exactly allies. Germany gained access through Finland with this agreement and Finland had material and military support from Germany. For example Panzerschrecks, Panzerfausts and StugIIIs. Germany was eager to accomplish operation Barbarossa and the Finns wanted areas back that were lost to the Soviet Union in the Winter War. Hitler insisted loyalty from Finland so that it wouldn’t sign a separate peace treaty without Germany’s approval. Finland’s President Ryti gave Hitler his word about Finland not signing peace treaties with USSR when he is President. Ryti resigned in 1944 and Mannerheim took his place. Ryti’s promises didn’t have anything to do with Mannerheim and so a peace agreement was signed in 1944.

The USSR insisted Finland driving all Germans out of Finland after the peace agreement. Since the Germans didn’t leave fast enough, Finland had to force them out with armed force. The battles took place mostly in Lapland and so the war between Finland and Germany was called Lapland War. In 1945 Lapland War was fought and Finland was finally free from wars. Independence was kept though suffering some area losses.
In a nutshell: Finnwars is Winter War + Continuation War + Lapland war

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kalevi123 Aug 10 2012 says:

This is a really good job. Simply. Mod team's efforts and has also brought something new of WWII.

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Stimor Aug 25 2012 replied:

thank you, have some coffee

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buschhans Dec 12 2011 says:

Finn Wars 1.82 its release DOWNLOAD area for YOU!

This is a cool skandinavian World War 2 Theatre!
Professional good working Mod!

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stormtroopera Apr 30 2011 says:

Can u guys make bots available for this mod ??

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Stimor Apr 14 2012 replied:

Everyones bitten with the wonthappeness, wont happen. Unless it has, i don't know.

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buschhans Mar 2 2011 says:

You can download the new release "FINN WARS 1.81" for free, it was release on December 2010:

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Karriz Nov 29 2010 says:

Patch is out now, I think you would get more players if you announce it here also.

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buschhans Nov 18 2010 says: please make a News about!
A new "Finn Wars" Patch is in comming:

Much clearer. So FW pack is coming end of the month or beginning of 6th December since that is the finnish independence day and the servers get full for the first time since the last independence day.

And only hand of players play this mod and it has no international interesting. The Patch adds something, fixes something and I think adds some maps. And if you want you can yourself update these informations to international forums. But I don't think that foreigners are interested in Finnish Wars.


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buschhans Oct 2 2010 says:

Often the people play between 5-9pm german time in Conquest 10-15 players actually.

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hillmeu Aug 23 2010 says:

nice work

and... is it just me or is everyone downloading this with 1.2MB/Sec?

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