Category Archives: Developer Diary

German Order of Battle in East Front III

  The Campaign Series East Front Order of Battle files (*.oob/OOB) were originally created by Talonsoft for the first release back in 1997. Since then, they have been continuing added to and expanded upon with each successive release, including the various Matrix Updates. Unfortunately, this has lead to a...

Campaign Series Event Engine How-To

The Campaign Series Event Engine, hereinafter referred to as the CSEE, is a standard, built-in extension to the game engine giving you the ability to script special messaging and all manner of in-game events. With the CSEE, you can for example, based on changing circumstances:
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CS Graphics Under the Hood #4 – Hex Sides Galore!

Welcome to Part Four of the CS Graphics Under the Hood series! This time, let us look at the hex sides, which comes in the form of Sides, Blocked, and Slopes. Then there's the Full Bridges and Side Bridges. That leaves only the various Water tiles for the fifth and...