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Our Rating: ★★★½☆ :: ANOTHER HUNTED COW STRATEGY GAME :: Read Our Full Review >>

Hunted Cow puts out yet another turn based combat strategy game. While it plays almost exactly like other games they've done, this one uses the backdrop of one of the most important moments of United States history.

What's New

- Fixed issue that caused crash upon startup for some users.
- Added new hill texture

App Description

Civil War: 1862 is the prequel to the highly acclaimed Civil War: 1863, incorporating the detailed strategic gameplay of the original while adding major new features and improvements such as flank attacks and strategic movement. Melee combat has also been given greater emphasis and the range of troop quality has been expanded to include elite units.

The game gives a unique wargaming experience on iPhone and iPad and includes 14 historical battles from the American Civil War in 1862, thirteen of which can be played as either side. Five additional campaigns featuring many more historical battles are also available via in-app purchase.

Key Game Features:

● High Definition Civil War Era Graphics.

● 8 Mission 'Tutorial' campaign.

● 5 Mission 'Fix Bayonets' campaign.

● 8 Mission 'Steel and Thunder' campaign.

● All missions can be played as both sides
 (except the tutorial).

● 8 Unique Civil War Units:

- Infantry with Muskets.
- Infantry with Rifled Muskets.
- Artillery.
- Generals.
- Wagons.
- Naval Gunboats.
- Dismounted and Mounted Cavalry.


● Four classes of infantry - Raw, Average, Veteran and Elite.

● Different infantry formations: unformed, line for shooting and column for charging!

● Detailed Combat Analysis.

● Flank Attacks
.

● Strategic Movement.

● Hours of Gameplay.

● Game Center Achievements and Leaderboards.


● Universal App (Works on iPhone & iPad).

● iCloud Saves (also compatible with the Mac version of the game)

Purchasable Extra Content:

● 8 Mission 'Colossus' campaign.

● 8 Mission 'Fresh Troops' campaign.

● 8 Mission 'Death and Glory' campaign.

● 8 Mission 'Broken Line' campaign.

● 8 Mission 'Shot and Shell' campaign comprising a series on non-historical game challenges.

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Game Forum - forums.huntedcow.com/hexwar

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© 2013 Hunted Cow Studios Ltd. © 2013 HexWar Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

June 30, 2014 New version 1.6
January 29, 2014 New version 1.4
December 15, 2013 New version 1.2
November 14, 2013 Initial Release

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