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The Great War: 1914 - 1918

DOS - 1993

Also available on: Amiga

Alt names
History Line: 1914-1918, Historyline: 1914-1918
Released in
United States
Historical Battle (specific/exact), Turn-based, War, World War I
Strategic Simulations, Inc.
Blue Byte Studio GmbH
4.5 / 5 - 34 votes

Description of The Great War: 1914 - 1918

Developed by Blue Byte Studio GmbH and published by Strategic Simulations, Inc., The Great War: 1914 - 1918 (also known as History Line: 1914-1918, Historyline: 1914-1918) is a strategy game revolving around historical battle (specific/exact), turn-based, world war i, war. It was published in 1993, feel free to download and play it now!

Comments and reviews

SSG69 2016-08-22 0 point

I played this game (german version: "History Line 1914-18", but it is the same game) months... Several times I played it with my friend. A sheet of paper was hung on the monitor, so that everyone could see only his units / movement / attacks and it went off. I never forget a game: after 15 hours non stop, gave the friend up, although he could still fight over 8 hours, ... he would lost nevertheless and he knew it. ;)

muthu252000 2015-07-17 0 point DOS version

this is very delightful

Wistysboy 2015-04-23 0 point DOS version

I bought this in '93 when it came out and it gave me MONTHS of fun. It's also quite educational with the end of map scrolling history text. I started playing it again about 10 years ago at Christmas and have completed all the maps at least once a year since. It's terribly addictive, trying to complete them as perfectly as possible. There are some good walkthrough sites now (if you google them) that suggest alternative strategies. The replay value of this game is almost infinite and I have lost count of the amount of times I've replayed it. For those not comfortable with DOSBOX, you can buy a packaged Win7 version for a small fee from which comes with all the original Battle Isle games as well.

Smismo 2015-01-19 0 point DOS version

I played this against my brother as well. It was fun.

iggy 2014-12-21 1 point DOS version

wonderful guys, haven't played this since my amiga died.
used 'dos box' and 'd fend' to run on win 7

BobLeBlob 2014-09-18 0 point DOS version

I love It . I bought it by myself in about 1994. lost it and now found it again. Thank you

Ede 2012-11-15 0 point DOS version

the best with battle isle :)

2Fast 2012-02-12 0 point DOS version

Great Game

Battle_Isle 2012-01-30 0 point DOS version

i love it

Gunhed 2011-04-23 0 point DOS version

Played this against my brother for endless hours! Great times.

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