Nintendo announced that Advance Wars 1 + 2: Re-Boot Camp, a remaster of War before and Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising, will come to Switch. Nintendo said the games were “re-imagined and rebuilt from the ground up.” Advance Wars 1 + 2: Re-Boot Camp will release on December 3, but pre-orders are available starting today.
War before is a series of turn-based strategy games that have been dormant for years, but Nintendo seems intent on giving the franchise a new life on the Switch. The trailer shown for the game features a variety of unit types, grid maps and terrain types, as well as the ability to capture locations such as cities. War before‘the gameplay will probably be familiar to anyone who’s played it recently Fire Emblem games or other turn-based strategy titles.
Nintendo promises that Advance Wars 1 + 2: Re-Boot Camp will contain “thrilling stories, memorable characters, and vibrant gameplay.” The game features entire campaigns from the first two games in the series, War before and Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising.
A trailer shows a series of animated commanding officers leading their armies in land, air, and naval battles. Players can purchase and upgrade units to help defend against invading armies and will have to deal with a variety of threats, including the fog of war. Thanks to their rock-paper-scissors-like structure, units have advantages and disadvantages over others – for example, anti-aircraft units are very good at attacking aircraft, but can have a hard time countering them. other types of units.
Advance Wars 1 + 2: Re-Boot Camp will launch on December 3 on Nintendo Switch.