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In the winter of 1942, the Red Army fought valiantly to hold the capital of Stalingrad against a seemingly unstoppable German advance. At great cost and against all odds, the Soviets managed to stop the fascist advance and began their counter attack with Operations Uranus and Little Saturn. The success of this campaign trapped the Wehrmacht's Sixth Army in Stalingrad and won the Red Army a victory that helped turn the tide of the entire war.
Take command of the Red Army in a series of scenarios, challenges and battles based on this historic victory. Your strategic decisions will lead the Soviets from the jaws of defeat to a crushing victory.
Co-Op Scenario: Kalach Pincer
KALACH, RUSSIA, USSR. November 1942, Operation Uranus is in full swing. Now, the massive pincer prepares to close on the sleepy hamlet of Kalach-on-the-Don, some 70 kilometers west of Stalingrad.The Soviet 26th Tank Corps attacks from the north, and the 4th Mechanized Corps approaches from the south. Soviet forces must move rapidly to secure key locations and resources about the town before mounting the final attack on the vital bridge across the River Don.
Solo Challenge: Tatsinskaya Raid
TATSINSKAYA AIRFIELD, RUSSIA, USSR.December 1942, Operation Little Saturn is under way to crush the encircled German forces holding out in Stalingrad, but Luftwaffe air support is keeping the trapped German Sixth Army well supplied.The Red Army's 24th Tank Corps is headed deep into enemy territory. They must take the German airfield at Tatsinskaya and destroy the aircraft there.
Solo Challenge: Bridge Defense
DON RIVER, RUSSIA, USSR. November 1942, Forced to wait for air units to be ready, the Red Army has had to delay Operation Uranus at the last minute. Irregular and Partisan forces have already moved to secure a key bridge across the Don River and must now hold out against determined German attacks. The Red Army is on its way, but for now the defenders are on their own.
AI Battle: Winter Storm
NEAR STALINGRAD, RUSSIA, USSR. December 1942, The Wehrmacht has launched Operation Winter Storm in an attempt to relieve their Sixth Army in Stalingrad. Soviet forces must block this attack to prevent the fascists from escaping the city.
AI Battle: Stalingrad Resistance
STALINGRAD, RUSSIA, USSR. October 1942, War has raged through the city of Stalingrad for over a month now, reducing the city to blown out buildings and smoking ruins. The Soviets defend the city inch by inch, all the while looking to the skies as the German Luftwaffe drops bombs on any target they can find.
Co-Op AI Battle: Stalingrad Encirclement
STALINGRAD, RUSSIA, USSR. December 1942, Months of bloody close-quarter fighting have led to a decisive turning point for control of Stalingrad. The recently launched Operation Uranus has cut off most of the German 6th Army and left them surrounded in the city. With the German forces now running dangerously low on supplies, the Red Army must repulse a breakout attempt by the exhausted German forces.
Targeted vehicle is subject to an increase in focused fire from nearby opponents.
Using underground infiltration units, temporarily reveal all enemy units on the minimap.
Partisan Tank Hunters
Anti Vehicle Partisans are irregular military units who excel at destroying vehicles behind the lines.
Intercepts enemy radio transmissions providing valuable intel on enemy actions
Partisans are irregular military units who excel at destroying target of opportunity behind the lines.
KV-2 Heavy Assault Tank
A KV-2 Heavy Assault Tank can be ordered in to the battlefield.
KV-8 Flamethrower Tank
A KV-8 Flamethrower Tank can be ordered in from the Tankoviy Battalion Command building.
Vehicle Crew Repair Training
Vehicle crews gain an ability to repair battlefield damage on their vehicles once they leave combat.
Divert manpower to the homefront! Vehicle and Structure buildtime is decreased; Fuel income is increased while Manpower income is decreased.
Allows engineers to build an immobile repair station which sends out engineers to repair nearby vehicles.
High command sends in the remaining available support in the form of a legendary Tiger ace. Only one is available, and once deployed all resource income will be stopped.
Jaeger Light Infantry Upgrade
Combat Infantry can be upgraded with this package which adds two G43 rifles and includes training in interrogation.
All armored vehicles get an ability which uses equipped smoke dischargers to prevent themselves from being seen.
Model 24 Stun Grenades
Grenadiers and Panzer Grenadiers can throw Model 24 stun grenades, which will stun enemy infantry.
Using superior training methods, units can be taught valuable battlefield experience. Provides an instant increase to the target unit's experience.
Stuka Bombing Strike
A JU-87D Stuka will dive in and drop a 50kg bomb on the target location. Capture points are neutralized if hit.
Incendiary Bombing Run
A Stuka will drop incendiary bombs on the target location.
Available aircraft will make a reconnaissance pass on the targeted location to reveal enemy forces.
Supply Drop Zone
Cargo planes will fly over a designated Fuel or Muinitions point, dropping off resource crates that can be recovered by infantry.
Air-Dropped Medical Supplies
Paradrop medical supplies at a target area. Heals and inspires nearby units when picked up.
Bold stripes of sand-colored paint were slathered over factory-standard olive paint to create a makeshift camouflage pattern during the defense of the Caucasus.
Makeshift Sand Southern Front (L)
Makeshift Sand Southern Front (M)
Makeshift Sand Southern Front (H)
In the wake of Operation Uranus, the resurgent Red Army experimented with many camouflage patterns, including this two-tone olive-and-sand pattern.
Two Tone Spring Front (L)
Two Tone Spring Front (M)
Two Tone Spring Front (H)
Chemically treated washable white paint over factory standard olive green helped create the stark bi-tonal winter livery used by the Red Guards.
Two Tone Don Front (L)
Two Tone Don Front (M)
Two Tone Don Front (H)