This World War II naval simulation game features the German battleships Scharnhorst and Tirpitz on the hunt for allied convoys in the North Atlantic in 1943. The Germans are opposed by a variety of British warships, and both sides also have submarines and aircraft available. Tactical and strategic level gameplay modes are offered. Other game variations include a cruise length of 5, 15 or 30 days and a choice of summer or winter operations.
DATE: 25 December 1943
... signal from Grand Admiral Donitz to Rear Admiray Bey on board K.M. Scharnhorst ...
Luftwaffe has sighted and is shadowing convoy. Proceed with skill and daring to exploit tactical situations, do not end battle with a half victory.
These orders set in motion the last major surface naval engagement in the Atlantic during World War II.
As the Scharnhorst and her escorts are raising steam and preparing to sortie, the British Admiralty are laying plans for her destruction.
Relive this famous battle and test your skills against the very best!