Ultimate General: Gettysburg is a Tactical Battle Simulator that allows you to lead thousands of soldiers in the famous Battle of Gettysburg as commander of either the Union or Confederate army. The gamefeatures the most accurately created map, innovative control mechanics and smart AI. You will have the freedom to use different strategies while the battle progresses. Your decisions and military performance play a crucial role in the result. Lead your army and win the Battle of Gettysburg!
Smart AI Commanders
Ultimate General: Gettysburg does not use “AI gameplay cheats”. It does not need them. The game’s difficulty is accomplished only by nine distinctive AI personalities. AI Commanders are able to evaluate and gain tactical superiority in real time. Each one of the AI generals is a formidable, non-scripted opponent who can actively try to flank you. They will secure strategic locations with artillery, keep reserves and reinforce areas that it attacks or defends. The AI will try to win the battle with tactics that fit to its personality.
Detailed Map of Gettysburg
If you are an American Civil War enthusiast, you will be especially happy to notice the amount of precision and information that the map provides. Not only will you be able to better understand the historical layout of the map, you will also be able to make use of each location and landmark in battle, thanks to the simulation of cover, concealment, terrain and high ground in the game.
Historically Accurate Forces and Leaders
The game includes the full order of battle for the Union Army of the Potomac and the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia. Unit sizes range from the small artillery batteries to vast infantry brigades with cavalry and skirmishers in between.
All brigades have troop numbers and differing competencies based on historical facts. Additionally, all artillery battery numbers and types are correctly simulated. Lastly, major generals and officers actively participate in the battlefield to organize and support the armies. They will also appear in after action battle reports to help you monitor battle progress.