AGEOD's American Civil War

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Ageod's American Civil War
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Developer(s) AGEOD
Publisher(s)
Designer(s) Philippe Thibaut, Philippe Malacher
Platform(s) Windows, Mac OS X
Release
  • NA: June 26, 2007 (Online)
  • EU: September 15, 2007
  • NA: January 28, 2008
OS X
  • WW: April 8, 2011[1]
Genre(s) Turn-based strategy
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

AGEOD's American Civil War: 1861-1865 - The Blue and the Gray is a historical operational turn-based strategy video game that places players at the head of the U.S. or CSA during the American Civil War (1861–1865).

Players are military and political leaders trying to lead the troops of their nations (armies and fleets) to victory, while making political and economical/financial decisions throughout the game that affect the outcome.

Most of the individual years of campaign between 1861 and 1865 are playable via a separate scenario. Advanced scenarios allow recreation of yearly and/or theater campaigns.

Virtual Programming published the Mac OS X version of the game on April 8, 2011.[1]

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate score
AggregatorScore
Metacritic63/100[2]
Review scores
PublicationScore
GameSpy3/5 stars[3]
GameZone7/10[4]
IGN6.2/10[5]
PC Zone41%[6]

The game received "mixed" reviews according to the review aggregation website Metacritic.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kruse, Cord (April 8, 2011). "American Civil War Now Available For Macs". InsideMacGames. Retrieved April 21, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "AGEOD's American Civil War: 1861-1865 - The Blue and the Gray for PC Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved December 16, 2016. 
  3. ^ Abner, William (July 3, 2008). "GameSpy: AGEOD's American Civil War: 1861-1865 -- The Blue and the Gray". GameSpy. Retrieved December 2, 2017. 
  4. ^ Hopper, Steven (February 14, 2008). "[AGEOD's] American Civil War: 1861-1865 The Blue and the Gray - PC - Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on October 4, 2008. Retrieved December 2, 2017. 
  5. ^ Butts, Steve (March 12, 2008). "AGEOD's American Civil War: 1861-1865 - The Blue and the Gray Review". IGN. Retrieved December 2, 2017. 
  6. ^ "PC Review: AGEOD's American Civil War: 1861-1865 - The Blue and the Gray". PC Zone. December 2007. p. 84. 

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