1941 Frozen Front

1941 Frozen Front

1,000,000 - 5,000,000 downloads

Pros
  • Deep tactics game
  • Historical documentation
  • Hotseat mode (up to 3 players by turns)
Cons
  • Minor design flaws
  • Gameplay tweaks oriented to in-app purchasing
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Expert's Review
7.2
Great

"General Winter tactics"

Reviewed by / Aug 19, 2013

A WW2 tactics game

1941 is a tactical game played on a hex grid board in which we recreate battles between allied and axis forces in the WW2. It's a deep tactical game, though the first levels act as a tutorial, and it can become pretty challenging and fulfilling once you know beyond the basics, for example when you start to ration ammo or sacrifice units in a gambit to attack your enemy by his sides. Likewise, you have to be aware of terrain and bog of war. strategy lovers will definitively love it.

However, it isn't gold all that shines. Graphics are good, but there are some annoying minor flaws, as units don't face rival's (and fire backwards) and an unnatural repair aka "magic healing" system to "cure" units on field, something more usual in fantasy settings but that seems odd in this case and just an excuse for in-app purchases. We'd also like to see more different scenarios and units.

In exchange, there's a hotseat mode to share the same device with two more players.

This game is free, ad-supported.

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Developer's original description available here
Lead German forces on the rise towards the East or defend mother Russia on the Soviet side. Choose the right tactic of warfare and earn your stripes as an ingenious Commander at the FROZEN FRONT!

5/5 Strategy at its best, can’t stop playing!
5/5 Pure eye candy!

Experience mind-blowing World War 2 battles in the brilliant new military STRATEGY-sim by HandyGames™!

MISSION BRIEFING

FIGHT through the bone-chilling cold of the 1941 Eastern Front!
COMBAT enemy positions with tanks and infantry!
SHOOT hostile headquarters with mighty bomber wings!
EMPLACE your artillery in rough terrain!
SUPPLY your army with goods and ammunition!
DEFEND yourself against superior numbers of enemies!

FEATURES

FREE TO PLAY
Constantly new Quests with fantastic rewards
Online multiplayer battles
Turn-based strategy action in WW2
Thrilling campaigns and challenging missions
Hot-Hand multiplayer battles
Historical German and Soviet units
Repairs, camouflage and fortification of units during the battles
Infantry, artillery, tanks and warplanes for both fractions
Hex grid for the best overview possible
Detailed graphics and super-realistic sounds
Full tablet support

Supports Google Play game services

Audio powered by Dolby on supported devices

You can play 1941 Frozen Front entirely for FREE, though various items are available via in-app purchase. You can use password protection on the Google Play Store app to help prevent accidental or unwanted purchases on your device.

Grab your gamepad and experience a totally new type of Android gaming – with our brand new support for the following controllers:
Xbox 360, PlayStation, Samsung Smartphone Gamepad, NVIDIA SHIELD, Mad Catz M.O.J.O., Moga Pro and many more!

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Recently changed in this version

- Fixed crash at startup on certain devices

- Added support for Dolby®
- Fixed some minor problems with the latest campaign

1.5
- New Campaign „The reconquest”
- 4 new units
- New multiplayer maps
- Fixed crash on Android L

Previously:
- Use Google Game services for Quests and Rewards!
- Game controller support – also for non touchscreen devices!
- new soviet campaign
- 3 new multiplayer maps
- your turn is now saved online
- new data structure using less bandwidth and allowing larger battles


Comments and ratings for 1941 Frozen Front
  • (66)

    by Justin Morris on 15/10/2014

    I play these games all the time and this has to be one of the best. It gets strategic people thinking, i love it. I definantly recommend downloading this.

  • (66)

    by Sky Skyfox on 15/10/2014

    Cool

  • (66)

    by Rich McCary on 15/10/2014

    Strategic Military war game. The ONLY TRULY FREE game out there!! No level ten ceiling or ? It really is FREE to play! Awesome game all around! Kudos to Handygames. Good job guys!

  • (66)

    by Izham Nabil on 15/10/2014

    Well-done then wellsaid

  • (66)

    by Candice McDaniel on 14/10/2014

    Going into a huge battle....

  • (66)

    by Barry Woody on 13/10/2014

    Great fun very panzer general like. Easy to pick up and play.

  • (66)

    by willie wells on 13/10/2014

    Very decent strategy game.