Close Combat: The Official Strategy Guide

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Prima Pub., 1996 - Games & Activities - 333 pages
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Stress. Battle fatigue. Shell shock. Exhaustion. War is hell even when you don?t get hit. If you want to dominate combat without losing your grip on reality, this guide will help. Inside you get:

• Close combat basics—game mechanics, conventions, and interface tips
• Scenario descriptions—from troop deployment to victory locations
• Advanced tactics and strategies
• Detailed equipment and unit statistics

With Close Combat: The Official Strategy Guide you?ll see the big picture with detailed strategies and maps for every battle. Plus, a bonus chapter reveals everything you need to know for head-to-head play.

About the Author

Karen Kaye is a senior editor with Inside Mac Games magazine.

Bart Farkas is Editor-in-Chief of Inside Mac Games and the author of Wing Commander IV Unauthorized Secrets and Solutions (Prima).

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