Battles of the Ancient World

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The ‘Battles of the Ancient World’ game system is a tactical simulation of some of the greatest and most important battles from 1457 B.C. to 378 A.D.. Each scenario features one of these great battles and players may play as either side. Each unit in the game represents an actual unit that participated in the battle, each with an actual strength between 250 and 1,200 men. The map represents the actual terrain over which each battle was fought. The game has been designed to ensure maximum playability and historical accuracy, in that order. There are over 55 different units across all the missions, ranging from elite Roman Legionaries, to Persian Scythed Chariots. Each unit has its own unique ability that you need to take advantage of in order to win each battle. Key Features: High Definition Era Graphics. All missions, except the tutorial, can be played as both sides. 3 levels of difficulty. Over 50 Unique Units. Detailed Combat Analysis. Flank Attacks. Strategic Movement. Hours of Gameplay. Detailed Reference Charts. Map Zoom. Maps: Arbela (331 B.C.) Cannae (216 B.C.) Pharsalus (48 B.C.) Teutoburger Wald (9 A.D.) Issus (333 B.C.) Metaurus (207 B.C.) Carrhae (53 B.C.) Idivisto (16 A.D.) Boudicca (60 A.D.) Megiddo (1457 B.C.) Kadesh (1275 B.C.) Lake Trasimene (217 B.C.) Munda (45 B.C.) Adrianople (378 A.D.) Marathon (490 B.C.) Granicus (334 B.C.) Zama (202 B.C.) Chalons (451 A.D.)
Release date
Apr 27, 2016
HexWar Games
HexWar Games Ltd
HexWar Games, HexWar Games Ltd
Age rating
13+ Teen

System requirements for iOS

iPad 2 Wifi, iPad 2 3G, iPhone 4S, iPad Third Gen, iPad Third Gen 4G, iPhone 5, iPod Touch Fifth Gen, iPad Fourth Gen, iPad Fourth Gen 4G, iPad Mini, iPad Mini 4G, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPad Air, iPad Air Cellular, iPad Mini Retina, iPad Mini Retina Cellular, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, iPad Air 2 Cellular, iPad Mini 3, iPad Mini 3 Cellular, iPod Touch Sixth Gen, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPad Mini 4, iPad Mini 4 Cellular, iPad Pro, iPad Pro Cellular, iPad Pro 9.7, iPad Pro 9.7 Cellular, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPad 6 1 1, iPad 6 1 2, iPad 7 1, iPad 7 2, iPad 7 3, iPad 7 4, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPad 7 5, iPad 7 6, iPhone X S, iPhone X S Max, iPhone X R, iPad 8 1 2, iPad 8 3 4, iPad 8 5 6, iPad 8 7 8, Watch 4, iPad Mini 5, iPad Mini 5 Cellular, iPad Air 3, iPad Air 3 Cellular, iPod Touch Seventh Gen

System requirements for Android

2.3.3 and up

System requirements for PC

  • OS: Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD equivalent
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX compatible graphics card
  • Graphics: Discrete graphics with 256 MB or more VRAM

System requirements for macOS

  • OS: Mac OS X 10.8+
  • Processor: Intel
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
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Last Modified: Aug 28, 2019

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  • Tag Singleplayer was added to Battles of the Ancient World.

    Aug 28, 2019
  • Genres were added to Battles of the Ancient World.

    Jul 30, 2019
  • Genres were added to Battles of the Ancient World.

    Jul 30, 2019
  • Genres were added to Battles of the Ancient World.

    Jul 30, 2019

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