War Front: Turning Point
is a 2007 PC Real-Time Strategy
game developed by Digital Reality
. The story utilises a What If?
scenario where Hitler gets assassinated earlier than usual, somehow allowing technology to advance ahead of schedule, and giving the Allies, Germans and Russians some frankly insane weapons ranging from tanks with freeze rays to pre-modern era stealth bombers to that very Humongous Mecha
that you see proudly displayed on the cover.
All right, put your hands down, let's not jump to conclusions: this game is actually more like Command & Conquer: Generals Generals
than Red Alert
in all honesty, and for the uncanny resemblance
, it has most certainly been criticised for that. There is one unique feature, though! You can hop into any defensive turret and control it in first person mode! Or...you could just allow the auto-aiming to do it for you and not murder your pc's graphics card with the choppy framerate
.Has a patch if you're going to run it with Windows 7.
This game provides examples of: