Indie developer Hypemasters has launched its latest project as of today; a mobile real-time-strategy World War II-themed game called World War Armies. A free-to-play PvP-focused experience, World War Armies aims to emulate the same feelings as premium RTS titles like Company of Heroes or Steel Division.
If you aren’t hip on what exactly a real-time strategy game might involve, let’s get you up to speed. RTS games are primarily played from a top-down perspective, and usually, have you collecting resources, be it by capturing checkpoints or mining them yourself, and using those resources to build structures and units. From there, you’ll order those units to do battle and navigate various maps in an attempt to beat your opponent, typically by destroying their headquarters building. Usually, these games require a lot of focus and rapid hand movement as you have to be fully aware of what is occurring on the map at all times. ... [MORE