Heartening news for strategy gamers arise from the announcement of Panzer Corps, a game said to be following in the footsteps of SSI's venerable Panzer General series.
Set to cover the most significant battles of WWII, it will feature a branching campaign that will unfold differently depending on how you tackle challenges, so including some 'what-if' scenarios based on your actions.
All major nations will be featured, with some 400 unit types overall, each with its own abilities. As you progress surviving units under your command will gain more experience and can also be upgraded as newer technologies emerge.
Engines set to start on March 2011.