The General

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The General
Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
NewGame Software
Freeware
Turn-based Strategy
Keyboard, Mouse
Microsoft Windows
Retail Features
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Technical Information
4.5h
Russia Russian Release
Microsoft Windows
1999
Awards | Changelog | Cheats | Codes
Codex | Compatibility | Covers | Credits | DLC | Help
Localization | Manifest | Modding | Patches | Ratings
Reviews | Screenshots | Soundtrack
Videos | Walkthrough
Achievements
GOG | In-Game | Origin | PlayStation Trophies | Retro
Steam | Xbox Live

The General is a freeware turn-based strategic game developed by Russian team NewGame Software. In this game, you take the lead of a country striving for territory and compete with other countries, developing science, hiring generals and armies and fighting battles. The game has a minimalistic economic system, which is quite suitable for the game concept. It has mainly a text interface, but features a strong AI.

Game modes include single-player, hot seat and multi-player. Also, the top scores of the game are collected and stored on an Internet server.

The current version of the game is 4.5h.

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