Fight for your country and for the oil in this military adventure
This Real Time Strategy war game stands out for its realism. You will have to take into account real world worries such as weaponry, weather conditions… and at the same time you will have to face an advanced and challenging AI. You will have access to wide weaponry and all kinds of ammunition, chemical weapons, missiles, B-2 bombers…
Although the launching of World War III: Black Gold was in jeopardy when TopWare went into bankruptcy, they finally re-launched the company under a new name, PumpReality. This game is one of the most realistic of its kind and it will catch you in no time. Prepare the strategy, your army, the battlefield and the ammo; but bear in mind that the weather conditions are random and might affect the battle’s results.
Gameplay and storyline
The storyline of this game is about oil reserves and the conflicts they provoke. These reserves will run out within less than 10 years, and this causes protests, the shutting downs of the economy and finally, the World War III. You will be free to play as the United States, Russia or Iraq. Each side has its own military powers and abilities, and also its own strategies. For instance, the Iraqi forces can camouflage almost perfectly, allowing the army to be undetected by radars.
Each military force has its own campaign, counting with up to 10 missions. Besides, there are Skirmish battles in which you can fight against the AI machine, or against a real opponent via War.net in Blizzard. Within the Skirmish battles you will find 3 modes. Tech war, in which you have to destroy all your enemy’s buildings and the all technologies and its updates are available from the beginning. In Destroy Structures, you have to research new technologies by using money, and in Limited Cost Battle you have a limited quantity of money to spend.
World War III: Black Gold Full Version Features
Here you can find the unique features of World War III: Black Gold:
- Electronic Battle System
- Random and realistic weather conditions
- Night and Day cycles
- Jamming and Camouflage Systems
- Weapons and vehicles very detailed and realistic
- Defense System such as decoys, missile defense or anti-chemical filters
- 3D warfare terrain
- Possibility of interacting with the terrain (dig ditches, flattens terrain, etc.)
- You units will gain combat experience as they fight
- Weapon Research System as a Technology tree
- Underground Tunnel systems available
If you are interested in World War III: Black Gold and you want to know more information about this military videogame before you download it, feel free to check the developer’s official website .
System requirements to download and play
The minimum system requirements to download and play this strategy videogame are listed here:
- Operating System: Windows 98 or a later version
- Processor: Intel Pentium II @ 266 MHz
- RAM Memory: 128 MB RAM
- Graphics Card: 3D Graphics card compatible with DirectX and with 32 MB VRAM
- Internet Connection required for some modes
- Hard Drive Space: 800 MB of free space available